JAKARTA, Indonesia – Garuda Indonesia has announced the addition of new state-of-the-art Airbus A330-200 aircraft on direct non-stop routes between Jakarta and Shanghai, Beijing, Seoul, Hong Kong, Sydney, and Melbourne. The planes will also be added on select flights between Jakarta and Denpasar/Bali, Makassar, and Singapore.
The aircraft are equipped with Rolls Royce Trent 772 engines designed to lower overall environmental impact and were created to offer every innovation in guest comfort and convenience. Executive Class, full-flat seats are equipped with an individual power outlet; reading lamp; foot and head rests; personal storage space; and an in-arm, 11-inch, touch-screen LCD. All service classes are provided with audio-visual, on-demand, in-flight, entertainment programs.
Passengers may choose from 25 feature films, 10 TV programs, 48 music albums ,and 25 interactive video games.
Garuda Indonesia is proud of its expanding, modern fleet supporting more than 93,000 departures and 9 million passengers every year. In 2011, Garuda Indonesia will take delivery of the first of 10 Boeing B777-300 ER (Extended Range) aircraft, which can fly 365 passengers (typical three-class seating) 14,685 kilometers, nonstop.
ABOUT GARUDA INDONESIA
Garuda Indonesia, Indonesia’s largest carrier, is based in Jakarta, Indonesia. The airline currently serves 43 domestic and international destinations.
GARUDA INDONESIA EQUIPMENT
The Garuda Indonesia fleet is composed of three B-747-400s, six A-330-300s, and 39 B-737s (300, 400, 500, and 800 series).
GARUDA INDONESIA ROUTE OVERVIEW
Garuda Indonesia is based in Jakarta at the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport and operates scheduled air service to:
INDONESIA: Ambon, Ampenan, Banda Aceh, Balikpapan, Banjarmasin, Bndar Lampung, Batam, Biak, Denpasar, Jakarta, Jambi, Jayapura,Kendari, Kupang, Makassar, Malang, Manado, Medan, Padang, Palangkaraya,Palu, Palembang, Pekan Baru, Pontianak, Semarang, Solo, Surabaya, Timika, Ternate Yogyakarta
INTERNATIONAL: Amsterdam, Bangkok, Beijing, Dammam, Guangzhou, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Jeddah, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Nagoya, Osaka, Perth, Riyadh, Seoul, Shanghai, Sydney , Tokyo
For further information, contact: Sam Kordi, sales manager, USA & Canada, toll free: 800-342-7832, fax: 818 501-2098, email: [email protected] .