Articles tagged “garuda indonesia”

Indonesia’s Garuda Wants to Cancel $4.8 Billion Boeing Order

Indonesia’s Garuda Wants to Cancel $4.8 Billion Boeing Order

Fathiya Dahrul and Harry Suhartono, Bloomberg

With the Max aircraft currently grounded across the world, we should probably expect more carriers try to get out of their orders over the coming months.

4 months ago

Did AirAsia’s Rivals Arm-Twist Online Travel Agencies to Stop Selling Its Low Airfares?

Did AirAsia’s Rivals Arm-Twist Online Travel Agencies to Stop Selling Its Low Airfares?

Raini Hamdi, Skift

Any form of industry players conspiring to protect their self-interests should be thoroughly investigated. Hopefully this unsettling episode in Indonesia will end soon and everyone can go back to booking the best deal they can get without lame invisible hands interfering with the process.

4 months ago

Complaints About High Airfares Led Indonesia to Lower Jet Fuel Prices

Complaints About High Airfares Led Indonesia to Lower Jet Fuel Prices

Eko Listiyorini, Bloomberg

Indonesia President Joko Widodo threatened the state energy company that he would let private companies enter the market if it didn't lower fuel prices to an acceptable level. That threat seemed to have helped.

5 months ago

Airline Garuda Indonesia Executes Cost Efficiencies In Aim for 2018 Profitability

Airline Garuda Indonesia Executes Cost Efficiencies In Aim for 2018 Profitability

Fathiya Dahrul and Harry Suhartono, Bloomberg

From looking at deferred aircraft deliveries to cutting expenses, the new CEO of Garuda Indonesia is trying to get creative in pushing the flag carrier toward profitability next year.

2 years ago

Indonesia Airline Garuda a Step Closer to U.S. Flights After FAA Upgrade

Indonesia Airline Garuda a Step Closer to U.S. Flights After FAA Upgrade

Fathiya Dahrul and Harry Suhartono, Bloomberg

Attempts by Indonesia to improve its aviation industry have paid off and after returning to Europe in 2010, flag-carrier Garuda will surely have its sights set on the U.S. market.

3 years ago