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Garuda Indonesia
Logo of Garuda Indonesia.jpg
Founded 1 August 1947 as KLM Interinsulair Bedrijf
Commenced operations 26 January 1949
Hubs
Frequent-flyer program GarudaMiles
Airport lounge Garuda Indonesia Executive Lounge
Alliance SkyTeam
Subsidiaries
  • Aerowisata
  • Citilink
  • GMF AeroAsia
Fleet size 120
Destinations 56 (35 Domestic, 21 International)
Company slogan The Airline of Indonesia
Parent company Government of the Republic of Indonesia (69%)
Headquarters Soekarno-Hatta International Airport
Tangerang, Banten, Indonesia
Key people
  • Bambang Susantono (Chairman)
  • Emirsyah Satar (President and CEO)
Website www.garuda-indonesia.com

PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk (IDX: GIAA), known as Garuda Indonesia, is the flag carrier of Indonesia. It is named after the mythical giant bird Garuda of Hinduism and Buddhist mythology. Garuda Indonesia is based in Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, near Jakarta.

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