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2011-01-13 04:55:00

LONDON, January 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Emirsyah Satar, President & CEO of Garuda Indonesia will give conference delegates insights into the future growth of Garuda Indonesia, discussing the launch of the airline's $500 million IPO through the sale of 9.4 billion shares and on how the airline is working to drive growth within the regional aviation industry in 2011. This comes at a critical time for the Indonesian flag carrier as the government plans to go ahead with the IPO in...

2010-09-30 08:56:00

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- OAG and Garuda Indonesia, at a signing ceremony held in Jakarta yesterday, signed a multi-year agreement that will continue the long-term relationship between the two companies. OAG, the industry's most accurate single source of airline information, will provide its consolidated global airline schedule, minimum connect time (MCT) data and ancillary data to the airline. Garuda Indonesia is one of Asia's leading airlines. The two groups have also...

2010-02-02 20:35:00

SINGAPORE, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Garuda Indonesia is leveraging the 2010 Singapore Airshow this week to spotlight its new livery and interior decor, using a Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 with blended winglets as the platform. Boeing has delivered five 737-800s to Garuda Indonesia, which has 20 more on order. "Garuda's presence at the Singapore Airshow is a statement of its commitment to leadership, reinforcing its position as a major carrier in Asia," said Rob Laird, vice...

2008-06-24 02:29:59

Garuda Indonesia, Singapore Airlines start sharing journeys JAKARTA, June 21 (Xinhua) -- Flag carrier Garuda Indonesia and Singapore Airlines (SIA) have signed an agreement under which the carriers will benefit from joint marketing and promotion, code sharing and special rate agreements. The two airlines will begin the code sharing with an additional daily flight between Denpasar and Singapore starting August 2. Initially, the SIA will assume the role of operator by providing the...

2005-12-20 03:56:56

By Dean Yates and Ade Rina JAKARTA (Reuters) - An Indonesian court jailed an off-duty pilot for 14 years on Tuesday over the murder of the country's top human rights activist during a flight on the national carrier Garuda last year. Chief judge Cicut Sutiarsa told the court that Pollycarpus Budihari Priyanto put arsenic in noodles served to Munir Thalib because he opposed the democracy hero's criticism of the military and the national intelligence agency. A president-appointed team...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.