Tag: Garuda

Summer Travel Chaos: AirHelp predicts millions of flight delays

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019 20:38

AirHelp offers valuable information to passengers who are planning air travel, such as information about which airlines have the best success rate when it comes to being on time. Choosing ... Read More

Indonesian national airline Garuda cancels order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019 16:30

Indonesia’s flag carrier Garuda has announced the cancellation of its multi-billion-dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 passenger jets after two fatal crashes involving the aircraft in less than ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019 18:25

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are banning it from their airspace is growing. The United Kingdom ... Read More

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 10:50

How safe is the brand new Boeing 737 Max 8? This a legitimate question to ask while search and rescue operations are in progress in Ethiopia after today's Ethiopian Airlines crash. Here ... Read More

ASEAN Tourism Forum sees senior officials come together from 10 nations

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 18, 2019 03:06

The ASEAN Tourism Forum 2019 is currently taking place in Ha Long City, in the northern province of Quảng Ninh in Vietnam Read More

PATA announces Grand and Gold Awards winners 2017

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- July 27, 2017 18:35

Winners of the 2017 PATA Grand and Gold Awards are announced today by the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). These awards, generously supported and sponsored since 1995 by the Macao ... Read More

Garuda Indonesia partners with Etihad to increase destinations

editor editor- December 21, 2012 02:14

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Garuda Indonesia, Indonesia’s national carrier, launched flight services last week to six new destinations as a result of the airline's recently signed codeshare agreement with Read More

Indonesia becomes bonanza for international plane makers

editor editor- April 23, 2012 08:24

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Buoyed by rapid economic growth, Indonesia has become a bonanza for international plane makers who are booking some of the world's biggest sales as Western airlines suffer ... Read More

Garuda Indonesia to fly to Taipei, Haneda, and New Delhi early 2012

editor editor- December 22, 2011 07:46

Garuda Indonesia plans to launch its Jakarta-Tapei (Taiwan), Jakarta-Haneda (Japan), and Bali-New Delhi (India) route through Singapore starting February 2012, with the arrival of Garuda’s new Boein Read More

Garuda Indonesia continues fleet expansion

editor editor- March 1, 2011 06:40

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Garuda Indonesia and GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) today announced the signing of an operating lease for six Boeing 737-800 Next Generation aircraft and three CFM56-7B engi Read More

Some solutions to decongest Jakarta Soekarno Hatta Airport?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 18, 2010 22:11

JAKARTA (eTN) - Few people know that today the second busiest airport in Southeast Asia after Bangkok is Jakarta Soekarno Hatta. Read More

Survey names Garuda best in SE Asia for service

editor editor- October 14, 2010 05:38

JAKARTA, Indonesia - A recent survey by the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) has ranked the national airline of Indonesia, Garuda, the best carrier in Southeast Asia for service ... Read More

Blossoming air routes between Indonesia and Thailand

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 8, 2010 16:07

BANGKOK/JAKARTA (eTN) - The coming winter season for Asia's largest low-cost carrier, AirAsia, will see a major boost in flights between Indonesia and Thailand, reflecting the growing interest for bot Read More

Garuda airline sued by son of late dictator Suharto

editor editor- September 9, 2010 04:30

Late dictator Suharto's son filed a civil suit Tuesday against Indonesia's state-run airline for an in-flight magazine article that referred to him as a "convicted murderer." Read More

An Indonesian visa with Garuda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 11, 2010 12:38

JAKARTA (eTN) - The two young Indonesian men sitting in the departure lounge at Amsterdam Schiphol airport look rather serious and not very excited to fly, in contrary to other ... Read More

Amsterdam is Garuda’s first step into a more global presence

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 7, 2010 19:45

(eTN) in Jakarta/Amsterdam - It was an important day last Wednesday for Garuda. In the early 2000s, Indonesia’s national carrier was plagued by debts, forcing it to cut both aircraft ... Read More

Garuda plans to develop secondary hubs, adds more routes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 5, 2010 21:40

Singapore 02/05/2010- Indonesian flag carrier Garuda Indonesia plans to develop secondary hubs in Indonesian major cities in addition to its major hubs in Jakarta and Denpasar as part of its ... Read More

Garuda launches “visa on board” service

editor editor- February 4, 2010 05:49

Passengers on state-owned airline company Garuda Indonesia's Tokyo-Denpasar-Jakarta route can now enjoy the newly launched onboard visa application service. Read More

New generation of CEOs bring changes at Southeast Asian airlines

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2009 08:13

It is a silent but real revolution. For years, airlines in Southeast Asia were considered by politicians in power as a tool to national identity, economic development and…to their own ... Read More

Garuda Indonesia to fly Jakarta-Dubai-Amsterdam from June 2010

editor editor- December 10, 2009 07:02

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Indonesia's national carrier, Garuda Indonesia, will launch a daily non-stop service from Jakarta to Dubai and on to Amsterdam from 1 June 2010. Read More

Police chief: Terrorist infiltrated airline to carry out a “bigger attack”

editor editor- September 1, 2009 07:20

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A suspect wanted in connection with hotel suicide bombings in the Indonesian capital had infiltrated the national airline in a plot to carry out a "bigger attack," ... Read More

“Quantum Leap” planned for post-EU ban Garuda

editor editor- July 24, 2009 07:20

Indonesian national airline Garuda announced plans on Thursday for an aggressive expansion after it was removed from a European Union aviation safety blacklist. Read More

EU removes Garuda, three other Indonesian carriers from its blacklist

editor editor- July 15, 2009 04:25

BRUSSELS -- The European Union says four Indonesian airlines, including Garuda, the country's flag carrier, will be allowed to fly to the continent again because of "significant" air safety improvemen Read More

Former Indonesian airline boss jailed in Munir case

editor editor- February 12, 2008 05:14

Jakarta - The former executive director of Indonesia's national airline Garuda, Indra Setiawan, has been sentenced by a Jakarta court to one year in jail for assisting in the killing ... Read More