Thursday, 3 Ramadhan 1442 / 15 April 2021

Thursday, 3 Ramadhan 1442 / 15 April 2021

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Ministry checks airworthiness of 552 planes

Wednesday, 22 Jun 2016 21:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANGERANG -- The Transportation Ministry conducted ramp check of 552 planes which will be used as aircraft before Eid 1437 Hijri."We've been checked since May 27, to this...

Flying back on course: the inside story of the new Airbus A350 jet

Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 06:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PARIS -- Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course. Boeing was...

Garuda needs additional capital worth 700 million USD

Thursday, 04 Dec 2014 16:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- State owned flag carrier Garuda Indonesia needs additional capital worth 700 million USD. Capital injection will help the company growing."Capital injection depends on the stakeholder if...

Despite fighting, Dutch experts help recover MH17 crash items

Monday, 13 Oct 2014 20:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, HRABOVE - Four Dutch police experts visited the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 on Monday to help recover belongings and human remains despite fighting nearby in...

A used airplane explodes at Soekarno Hatta Airport

Sunday, 12 Oct 2014 22:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANGERANG - A used airplane has exploded and injured two employees at the PT Garuda Maintenance Facility's hangar in the Soekarno-Hatta Airport, Tangerang, Banten province, according to police. "Confirmed....

Garuda to operate in all ASEAN countries

Friday, 10 Oct 2014 06:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANADO - indonesian flag carrier, Garuda Indonesia, will expand its business operation in all ASEAN countries as part of the company's strategy ahead ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in...

Indonesia to co-develop 8 bln USD South Korea fighter jet project

Monday, 06 Oct 2014 20:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL - South Korea's arms procurement agency said on Monday that Indonesia had agreed to pay 20 percent of the development costs of a mid-level fighter jet programme...

Dirgantara Indonesia starts producing N219 aircraft components

Tuesday, 09 Sep 2014 21:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG - State owned aircraft industry, PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) has started producing N219 aircraft components after a feasibility study and market assessment.  "N219 is designed to solve some...

Three Sukhoi jet fighters participate in Perkasa drill

Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 18:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BIAK - At least three Indonesian Air Force Sukhoi jet fighters are part of the Perkasa Drill in IV Sector National Air Defense Command area of Biak, Papua,...

China Eastern plane aborts landing as traffic controllers take a nap

Sunday, 24 Aug 2014 02:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING - A China Eastern Airlines Corp passenger plane that had started its night-time descent into a Wuhan airport was forced to abort its landing after air traffic...

Five candidates to contest for Garuda Indonesia's CEO

Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 21:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Ministry of State Owned Enterprise is seeking prospective candidate to replace President and CEO of Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Emirsyah Satar. Satar's term of duty will expire...

Yudhoyono calls for ASEAN solidarity to help Malaysia get justice

Friday, 18 Jul 2014 15:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia has called for solidarity among the ASEAN member countries to help Malaysia seek justice following the shooting down of the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. "Indonesia calls...

AirAsia X inks deal to buy 50 Airbus planes

Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 13:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - Long-haul budget airline AirAsia X has inked a deal to buy 50 Airbus A330neo planes as part of its regional expansion. The deal, signed at the Farnborough...

Search for Flight MH370 heads to site of first 'ping'

Saturday, 10 May 2014 22:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, HMAS STIRLING NAVAL BASE - An Australian naval vessel carrying an underwater drone involved in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 left port on Saturday on its...

Garuda to open new route of Jakarta-Makassar-Timika-Jayapura

Tuesday, 06 May 2014 20:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TIMIKA - National flight carrier, PT Garuda Indonesia plans to open new route of Jakarta-Makassar-Timika-Jayapura this month. Head Department of Communication and Information in Mimika, John Rettob said...

Lufthansa re-opens Jakarta-Europe routes on June 1

Saturday, 19 Apr 2014 02:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - German airlines, Lufthansa re-opens flights for Jakarta-Europe route on June 1, 2014. "We are very glad to re-connect Indonesia with Europe and some other countries. Indonesia has...

Garuda opens new routes from three cities in Indonesia to Jeddah

Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 20:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA - National flight carrier, PT Garuda Indonesia officially open direct flight Surabaya-Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Sunday. The new route aims to meet the increasing demand in East...

Official: Indonesia needs to anticipate ASEAN Open Sky Policy

Monday, 07 Apr 2014 02:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia needs to anticipate the ASEAN Open Sky Policy in the aviation sector in the Southeast Asian region in 2015. "The Roadmap of the ASEAN Single Aviation...

Australians, Chinese spot objects in Indian Ocean

Monday, 24 Mar 2014 17:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PERTH - Chinese and Australian planes on Monday spotted several objects in an area identified by multiple satellite images as containing possible debris from the missing Malaysian airliner,...

Missing Malaysian jet most likely in southern Indian Ocean

Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 17:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - Investigators probing the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner with 239 people on board believed it most likely flew into the southern Indian Ocean, a...

Police chief: No terrorism link to seven Indonesians in missing Malaysian jet

Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Chief of Indonesian National Police, General Sutarman, rejected the notion that seven Indonesians in missing Malaysian jet linked to terrorism or had any suspicious track record. "I...

Plane search spans Asia, but shows little progress

Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 20:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - An international land and sea search for a missing Malaysian jetliner was covering an area the size of Australia, authorities said on Tuesday, but police...

Pilot suicide a taboo topic in past crash probes

Monday, 17 Mar 2014 20:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CANBERRA - As police investigate the two pilots of a Malaysian passenger jet that disappeared more than a week ago, they must consider the possibility — however remote...

Co-pilot spoke last words heard from missing Malaysian plane

Monday, 17 Mar 2014 20:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - The co-pilot of a missing Malaysian jetliner spoke the last words heard from the cockpit, the airline's chief executive said on Monday, as investigators consider...

Plane search expands from Australia to Kazakhstan

Monday, 17 Mar 2014 20:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - The search for the missing Malaysian jet pushed deep into the northern and southern hemispheres Monday as Australia scoured the southern Indian Ocean and Kazakhstan...

26 nations involved in search for Malaysian jet

Monday, 17 Mar 2014 19:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Twenty-six countries are involved in the massive international search for the Malaysia Airlines jetliner that disappeared on March 8 with 239 people aboard. They include not just military...

Malaysian PM: Lost passenger jet was diverted deliberately

Saturday, 15 Mar 2014 15:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Saturday that investigators believed someone aboard a missing Malaysian airliner deliberately shut off its communications and tracking systems, turned...

Malaysia probes passenger backgrounds for clues

Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 17:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia was investigating whether any passengers or crew aboard a missing airliner had personal or psychological problems that might explain its disappearance, along with the...

Ten countries scour sea for Malaysia jet lost in 'unprecedented mystery'

Monday, 10 Mar 2014 21:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR/PHU QUOC ISLAND - Dozens of ships and aircraft from 10 countries scoured the seas around Malaysia and south of Vietnam to find any trace of a...

Official: The Malaysian jet lost in 'unprecedented mystery'

Monday, 10 Mar 2014 14:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR/PHU QUOC ISLAND - The disappearance of a Malaysian jetliner was an "unprecedented aviation mystery", a senior official said on Monday, with a massive air and sea...

Vietnam: We may have found missing jet's door

Sunday, 09 Mar 2014 23:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - Vietnamese authorities searching waters for the missing Boeing 777 jetliner spotted an object Sunday that they suspected was one of the plane's doors, as international...

Passengers' stories: Some want to start new life

Sunday, 09 Mar 2014 22:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK - Numbered 1 to 227, the passenger manifest for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is an outwardly unremarkable document. But behind the columns of capitalized names, nationalities and...

Interpol criticizes over two stolen passports using in flight MH 370

Sunday, 09 Mar 2014 21:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PARIS - Interpol said no country checked its database that held information about two stolen passports that were used to board an ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight with 239...

Malaysian jetliner may have turned back before vanishing

Sunday, 09 Mar 2014 16:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR - The missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner might have turned back from its scheduled route before vanishing from radar screens, military officers said on Sunday, deepening the...

PT DI receives order to manufacture about N-219 planes

Saturday, 08 Mar 2014 23:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTQ  - Indonesias aircraft industry PT Dirgantara Indonesia has received an order to manufacture about one hindred N-219 planes for domestic transportation. The president director Budi Santosa, admitted...

Malaysia Airlines plane missing, including 239 people of 14 nationalities

Saturday, 08 Mar 2014 17:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR/HANOI - A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew went missing over the South China Sea on Saturday, presumed crashed, as ships and planes...

Xian and Shukoi interested to become Merpati`s investors

Thursday, 06 Mar 2014 23:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - China's Xian Aircraft Industrial Corporation and Russia's Sukhoi have expressed interest in investing in cash-strapped carrier, Merpati Nusantara Airlines. "Xian has officially written to the Ministry of...

Now, passengers of cheap flights must pay extra cost

Saturday, 01 Mar 2014 19:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Several low cost airlines began to charge their passengers with additional fee or surcharge. The decision was made following the increasing price of aviation fuel (avtur). Citilink...

Batik Air to fly to Singapore

Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 18:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SINGAPORE - Singapore's Changi Airport becomes the first international airport destination of Batik Air, a subsidiary of Lion Air. President Director of Batik Air, Achmad Luthfi explained that...

Govt to allocate 7.9 bln IDR for subsidized flights in NTT

Friday, 14 Feb 2014 17:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUPANG - The government would allocate 7.9 billion IDR in the 2014 state budget to subsidize pioneer flights in East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) province, a local transport official...

Military plane crashes in Algeria, 103 dead

Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 22:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ALGIERS - A military transport plane carrying relatives of members of the armed forces crashed in eastern Algeria on Tuesday, killing 103 people, the private Ennahar TV station...

Garuda`s net profit plunges in 2013

Monday, 10 Feb 2014 22:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANGERANG - Publicly listed PT Garuda Indonesias net profit plunged by 89.89 percent from 110.8 million USD in 2012 to 11.2 million USD in 2013. Its operating profit...

President director optimistic Merpati will fly again in March

Monday, 10 Feb 2014 20:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The President Director of state-owned PT Merpati Nusantara Airline, Capt. Asep Ekanugraha, expressed his optimism on Monday, that Merpati will fly again, early in March, following...

Lion Air Group picks Batam as second hub

Sunday, 02 Feb 2014 23:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Lion Air Group picks Batam as second major hub after Jakarta to serve its passengers better. In recent months, Lion Air Group increased its flight services...

Garuda to open Makassar-Medan-Jeddah route to serve umrah pilgrimage

Saturday, 25 Jan 2014 20:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATAM - Indonesian airlines, Garuda Indonesia, will open new flight route from Makassar (South Sulawesi) to Medan (North Sumatra) to Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) in February 2014 to facilitate...

Minimarket chains, Indomart, to serve Citilink ticket purchase

Friday, 24 Jan 2014 22:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Low cost airline, PT Citilink Indonesia cooperates with minimarket chains PT Indomarco Prismatama (Indomart), to sell the airline ticket. CEO Citilink, Arif Wibowo saw the growing...

An Indonesia aircraft crashes in bad weather; four dead

Sunday, 19 Jan 2014 19:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - A government official said a light aircraft had crashed in bad weather in eastern Indonesia and burst into flames, killing four people on board. Transport ministry spokesman...

Citilink ready to fly from Halim airport, on Jan 10

Wednesday, 08 Jan 2014 22:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Low cost carrier, Citilink Indonesia is ready to serve flights from Halim Perdanakusumah airport starts on Friday this week. President Director of Citilink, Arif Wibowo said...

AirAsia to add eight new aircrafts next year

Saturday, 28 Dec 2013 17:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANGERANG - Subsidiary of Malaysia based airline company, PT AirAsia Indonesia is ready to add eight new aircrafts next year. CEO of AirAsia Indonesia, Dharmadi explained that the...

Lion Air opens flight routes from Batam to Kalimantan, Sulawesi

Saturday, 07 Dec 2013 21:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATAM - National airlines Lion Air will be flying new routes from Batam to East Kalimantan, linking other areas in Kalimantan and Sulawesi, an official of Batam Industrial Authority...