Articles Tagged ‘Garuda Indonesia’

Fast-growing Lion Air close to offering 1m seats per week

Fast-growing Lion Air close to offering 1m seats per week

“We make people fly” says Lion Air CEO Rusdi Kirana. True to his word (and adopted as the company slogan) Lion Air made nearly 35 million people fly in 2013, making it the world’s fifth largest LCC. anna.aero takes a look at Asia’s biggest low-cost carrier.

Garuda Indonesia begins daily Surabaya-Jember services

Garuda Indonesia begins daily Surabaya-Jember services

Garuda Indonesia now links Surabaya to Jember with daily flights, using ATR 72s.

Amsterdam welcomes Garuda Indonesia’s first non-stop flight from Jakarta

Amsterdam welcomes Garuda Indonesia’s first non-stop flight from Jakarta

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Vlad Cristescu, was specially invited by Amsterdam Airport to attend Garuda Indonesia’s inaugural flight of non-stop operations from Jakarta on 30 May. Highlights of the celebrations included special activities at the gate, a press conference and a cake cutting ceremony held at Schiphol VIP Centre, as well as the traditional water arch […]


Garuda Indonesia adds second route to Jeddah

Garuda Indonesia adds second route to Jeddah

Garuda Indonesia links Surabaya with Jeddah operating thrice-weekly with 747-400s.

Airports of Thailand takes four route development awards in the 4th Asian ANNIEs along with fast-growing Kunming

Airports of Thailand takes four route development awards in the 4th Asian ANNIEs along with fast-growing Kunming

More eagerly awaited by the world’s airport and airline industry than the Skytrax awards, are anna.aero’s Asian ANNIE prizes! The Asian ANNIEs are back for their fourth outing, with awards for seven airports and four airlines that have achieved notable route and traffic-related success in the Asian region over the past 12 months.

Garuda Indonesia adds two new domestic routes

Garuda Indonesia adds two new domestic routes

Garuda Indonesia uses ATR 72s to launch new services competing with Wings Air and TransNusa.


Garuda Indonesia launches domestic brace

Garuda Indonesia launches domestic brace

Garuda Indonesia starts two more domestic services from its Jakarta hub – namely to Jayapura and Merauke.

Garuda Indonesia launches two routes

Garuda Indonesia launches two routes

Garuda Indonesia inaugurates flights from Batam to Bandar Lampung; reinstates services from Jakarta to Osaka Kansai.

Garuda Indonesia adds three domestic routes

Garuda Indonesia adds three domestic routes

Garuda Indonesia launches new domestic services from Denpasar, Jakarta and Ujung Pandang.


It’s a draw! Both Airbus and Boeing delivered 52 units each in July, but Boeing maintains its overall lead so far in 2013

It’s a draw! Both Airbus and Boeing delivered 52 units each in July, but Boeing maintains its overall lead so far in 2013

Boeing’s lead remains unchanged with 11 more units (+3.2%) delivered than Airbus so far this year. Boeing’s performance included seven 787-800s and Airbus delivered one A380.

Lion Air, Garuda Indonesia help Indonesia replace China as fastest-growing Asian air travel market

Lion Air, Garuda Indonesia help Indonesia replace China as fastest-growing Asian air travel market

Our annual look at capacity trends across Asia reveals several changes from a year ago. China is still doing well but several other country markets are outperforming it this summer, notably Indonesia. Jakarta is growing ten times faster than Beijing, while Bangkok’s main airport loses traffic to its predecessor.

Garuda Indonesia launches its fourth Australian destination from Denpasar

Garuda Indonesia launches its fourth Australian destination from Denpasar

Garuda Indonesia starts flying from Denpasar Airport to Brisbane Airport in Australia.