Indonesian airline Garuda has signed a 4 billion pound ($5.75 billion) deal with planemaker Airbus and engine-maker Rolls-Royce to upgrade 14 A330 aircraft to the newer A330neo version of the jet, the British government said. The deal was signed on Tuesday in London on the first day of Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s visit to Britain, and announced […]
Garuda Indonesia will decide whether to buy 30 wide-body jets worth potentially $9 billion (6 billion pounds) from either Airbus or arch-rival Boeing by end-2015, the airline’s chief executive said in an interview on Friday. Indonesia’s flag carrier signed letters of intent for both 30 A350s from European aircraft maker Airbus and 30 787s from […]
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SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has welcomed Garuda Indonesia as its 20th member and second airline from Southeast Asia. Garuda’s membership adds Jakarta as an alternative gateway to and from South East Asia, as well as 40 new destinations to SkyTeam’s global network served uniquely by the alliance. “Garuda’s entry into the alliance will give […]
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Boeing and Garuda Indonesia celebrated the arrival of the airline’s first 777-300ER (Extended Range) in Jakarta Tuesday.
Air safety experts are investigating a near miss between a KLM and Garuda Indonesia jet which were heading directly at each other some 600m from the ground close to Schiphol airport last month, the Volkskrant reports. The two planes were just 15 seconds from colliding when the accident was averted, the paper says. The incident took […]
Indonesian national flag carrier Garuda Indonesia says it will take delivery of 24 new aircraft next year as the airline prepares for domestic and international route growth initiatives.
Indonesian carrier Garuda Indonesia signed an order yesterday to purchase 11 more Airbus A330-300 jetliners.
It’s never fun to misplace something…just ask Australian air traffic control… On March 31st Australian controllers ‘lost’ a Garuda Indonesia flight for several hours on its flight from Bali to Sydney. A staffing shortage is apparently to blame at the Brisbane control center, and is being investigated by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB). In […]