Garuda Indonesia is using its new ATR 72-600s to operate new regional services. On 1 September the carrier began new daily flights from Makassar to Baubau and Pomala/Kolaka.
- Garuda Indonesia has added two new domestic routes from Makassar (UPG). On 1 September the airline introduced daily flights on the 344-kilometre route to Baubau (BUW) and on the 249-kilometre route to Pomala (PUM) serving Kolaka. Both services will be operated daily by the airline’s ATR 72-600s and will face direct competition from Wings Abadi Airlines’ twice-daily flights.