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Garuda takes the slowly-slowly approach

Some may have thought that Indonesian airlines would rush to fly to Europe after the EU lifted its ban. Not Garuda, it seems. The flag carrier plans to fly to Europe only next year as part of a gradual five-year growth programme with reasonable targets.The airline has had a rough time in recent years, but […]

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Garuda pilot sentence keeps focus on air safety responsibility

Expect more protests from international pilot associations after Indonesian courts sentenced a Garuda Indonesia pilot to two years jail for his role in an air crash that resulted in 21 deaths.Marwoto Komar was arrested in July 2008 after a Boeing 737-400 with 140 passengers that he piloted crashed on landing at Yogyakarta airport in March […]

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