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| Garuda Indonesia To Launch Jakarta-Mumbai Direct Flight Service |
Garuda Indonesia, the airline of Indonesia is going to launch its direct flight service from Mumbai to Jakarta via Bangkok from 12 December 2016. The airline’s Boeing 738 aircraft will fly three times a week. The aircraft with a two-class cabin configuration will feature its Business Class service and the world’s best Economy Class. The flight service of Jakarta-Mumbai route via Bangkok route will be available on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
With the launch of this direct flight service from Mumbai, Garuda Airlines adds the Indian subcontinent to its network. Currently Indonesia is one of the largest markets to India with bulk of people travelling to both the regions for leisure and business. This new flight service will enhance the inbound tourism to Indonesia from India and will also strengthen the economic activities of the both the countries.
VP Corporate Communications of Garuda Indonesia Benny S. Butarbutar commented, "We are delighted to announce that this world's five star services will soon be available to guests flying to and from Mumbai. Our new service will connect seamlessly India and Indonesia, and offer the comfort, convenience and superior inflight service for travelers between Jakarta and Mumbai."