Breaking Travel News

Garuda Indonesia News

Garuda Indonesia signs up with Jet Airways

Garuda Indonesia signs up with Jet Airways

8 October 2013 Airline News

Jet Airways and Garuda Indonesia, the national carrier of Indonesia, have announced the signing of a codeshare agreement. Under the codeshare arrangement Jet Airways will place its marketing code on Garuda Indonesia’s flights between Singapore and Jakarta.

Garuda Indonesia introduces “inflight connectivity”

Garuda Indonesia introduces “inflight connectivity”

8 October 2013 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

Garuda Boeing Indonesia introduced “Inflight Connectivity” service on a commercial basis on board all the 777-300ER flights the airline operates, starting on 2 October 2013,. From now on, Garuda Indonesia passengers in the First Class, Executive Class and even Economy Class will be able to access the internet through WiFi throughout the flight.

Garuda Indonesia appoints Bird Group for India role

Garuda Indonesia appoints Bird Group for India role

Indonesia’s national airline, Garuda Indonesia, has appointed Bird Group as its local representative in India to manage its marketing and sales activities, marking the airline’s first step in developing its network in the market. Through the appointment of Bird Group, Garuda Indonesia aims to significantly increase the visibility of its products and service, reinforcing the airline’s commitment and growing confidence in the market.

Garuda Indonesia boosts capacity to Singapore

Garuda Indonesia boosts capacity to Singapore

30 August 2013 Airline News

Indonesia’s national airline, Garuda Indonesia, is increasing capacity on its Jakarta – Singapore route by operating larger capacity aircraft in response to the strong bi-directional demand. Garuda currently operates nine daily flights between Singapore and Jakarta.

Garuda Indonesia postpones London launch

Garuda Indonesia postpones London launch

1 August 2013 Airline News

Garuda Indonesia has confirmed it will postpone the launch of a new service to London. A new flight had been planned to launch on November 2nd, but limited runway capacity at Soekarno-Hatta Airport has forced a change of plan.

Garuda Indonesia receives first Boeing 777-300ER

Garuda Indonesia receives first Boeing 777-300ER

3 July 2013 Airline News

Boeing and Garuda Indonesia celebrated the arrival of the airline’s first 777-300ER in Jakarta. The long-haul, twin-aisle airplane is the first of ten 777-300ERs delivered to the airline and is a key component of the Garuda Indonesia’s Quantum Leap fleet revitalisation program.

Garuda Indonesia adds flights to Surabaya

Garuda Indonesia adds flights to Surabaya

27 June 2013 Airline News

Garuda Indonesia is re-introducing a new destination direct from Singapore and adding frequencies in response to strong demand for direct connections to and from Indonesia. Starting July 19th, the Indonesian flag-carrier will be launching a new four times weekly service from Singapore to Surabaya.

Garuda Indonesia switches to SITA for market insight on fares

Garuda Indonesia switches to SITA for market insight on fares

In a move to ensure optimum fares for its 20 million passengers, Garuda Indonesia has switched to SITA’s innovative fare pricing software, Airfare Insight. The system monitors competitor fare activity in an increasingly complex market that can have 20 million fare changes in a single week. It enables Garuda to make fully-informed fare changes in real time ensuring the airline continually offers competitive fares to customers.

Garuda Indonesia links London to Jakarta

Garuda Indonesia links London to Jakarta

1 February 2013 Airline News

Garuda Indonesia – the national airline for Indonesia – announced today that it has chosen Gatwick to operate direct flights between London and Jakarta, one of south-east Asia’s largest hub airports. This will make Gatwick the only UK airport to connect passengers directly to the largest economy in the region.

Garuda Indonesia reports strong revenue growth

Garuda Indonesia reports strong revenue growth

29 October 2012 Airline News

Indonesia’s national airline, Garuda Indonesia has announced its third quarter consolidated operating revenue of $2.39 billion, an increase of 14.4 per cent, compared to the $2.08 billion earned in the same period last year. In addition, the airline booked an income from operations of $92.75 million, which is a significant 140.4 percent rise compared to $38.60 million last year.