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  • PICTURES: SilkAir takes delivery of first Boeing 737

    SilkAir has taken delivery of its first Boeing 737-800, marking the start of its transition to an all Boeing fleet.

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  • Garuda places firm order for 18 CRJ1000s

    Garuda Indonesia has placed an order for 18 Bombardier CRJ1000s, with options for another 18 of the regional jets. The...

  • Deliveries of Merpati's MA60s resume

    Indonesian state-owned carrier Merpati Nusantara is again taking delivery of MA60 turboprops, having resolved financing...

  • Aborted Garuda take-off closes Medan airport for three hours

    A Garuda Indonesia aircraft that was departing from an airport in North Sumatra has aborted its take-off on the runway,...

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  • Garuda makes network changes

    News | 03 Jul 2014 03:05 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Garuda Indonesia says it has ended its Jakarta-Taipei Taoyuan service on 1 July, opting to codeshare with China Airlines on the route instead.
  • Sriwijaya Air ups domestic services

    News | 24 Jun 2014 08:35 | Firdaus Hashim

    Sriwijaya Air began a new domestic service, while adding frequencies to two other services.
  • Garuda launches Medan-Sibolga-Jakarta service

    News | 09 Jun 2014 05:36 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Garuda Indonesia launched a daily Medan-Sibolga-Jakarta service on 9 June.
  • ANALYSIS: Medan years from becoming a major hub

    News | 04 Jun 2014 07:30 | Greg Waldron

    ​Medan’s Kuala Namu International Airport could be a logical alternative to Indonesia’s only international hub, Jakarta, but its real competitors will be Kuala Lumpur International Airport and Singapore’s Changi.
  • ​Indonesia eyes Medan as international hub

    News | 28 May 2014 01:49 | Mavis Toh

    Indonesia has plans to develop Medan's Kuala Namu International Airport as the country's international hub, and have Jakarta's Soekarno-Hatta International Airport serve as a domestic equivalent.
  • Lion still interested in Halim flights

    News | 26 May 2014 03:34 | Firdaus Hashim

    Indonesian low-cost carrier Lion Air has reaffirmed plans to move some of its flights from Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta International Airport to the city’s secondary Halim Perdanakusuma airport.