Singapore, February 5th 2018 – For the second time, Garuda Indonesia Group becomes Indonesia delegation on Asian biggest aviation exhibition, Singapore Airshow 2018. At Singapore Airshow 2018, Garuda Indonesia Group will inks several agreement with more than 25 partners worth as USD 2,4 Billion. On past 2016, at the same place, Garuda Indonesia Group recorded smaller amount of contract, USD 129,5 Million.
This year, Garuda Indonesia Group brings PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk., PT Garuda Maintenance Facility AeroAsia Tbk.(GMF), PT Citilink Indonesia and PT Aerowisata. Singapore Airshow 2018 held from 6-11th February 2018 at Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore . Various aviation player was participated in this event, i.e. General aviation, MRO, Engines Manufactures and also airlines. Singapore Airshow become a fascinating event to meet, discuss and trade to brings aviation industry up forward.
President & CEO of PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero), Tbk., Pahala N. Mansury said as part of “Sky Beyond3,5” program, whereas Garuda Indonesia Group aim the value of its holding company worth as USD 3 Billion in 2020, Garuda Indonesia Group should aggressively shows its capability as a solid aviation group. “It’s a form of group synergy, Garuda Indonesia as a giant aviation group in the region, will shows its strength point as one stop aviation services,” Pahala said.
He also added, for Garuda Indonesia Group, this event not only to gain existence for the group but also to widen the business potential to grab. Garuda Indonesia Group will signed several contracts with both domestic and international partners. Pahala said : “The business that initiated by each respective company hoped could expanding Garuda Indonesia Group business. Also to penetrate new market for the future.”
At the mean time, President & CEO of GMF, Iwan Joeniarto said at The Singapore Airshow 2018 he aims for aircraft maintenance cooperation. He added, GMF will realize the agreement with its strategic partners in expanding the business. “We aiming to inks total USD 2,4 Billion in this event. The amount was gain from cooperation contract from customer and strategic partner for multiyear,” Iwan said.
Iwan also said that GMF brings a big hope to starts a new business by participating in this event. “This is an event to strengthen and widen our brand coverage. Its align with GMF’s strategy ; Market Penetration for Global Footprint in 2018,” Iwan said. For those strategy, GMF pointed a strength point, the flexibility in following the demand, competitive price and integrated solutions in every given services. As the MRO key player in the region, GMF consistency in participating Singapore Airshow is to show GMF’s quality at its finest.
Meanwhile, Citilink acquire a new achievement at Singapore Airshow 2018. President & CEO of Citilink, Juliandra Nurtjahjo said that Singapore Airshow is step to attract the public not only regionally but also globally. “Alongside with Garuda Indonesia Group, Citilink commited in ddeveloping its business through partnership. Our participation is proof point to our best service as a premium LCC ready to open a new international destination soon,” he said.