Jakarta, (ITN – IndonesiaTouristNews): Today 31/1/2018 Garuda Indonesia airline’s inaugural flight on Denpasar – Zhengzhou route, China, will be implemented. The route will be served three times a week on every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday by Airbus A330-300 aircraft with a capacity of 360 economy passengers. Departure from Denpasar will be at 11.35 a.m., and will arrive in Zhengzhou at 18:15 LT (local time). Zhengzhou – Denpasar flight will also be served three times in every week, on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Departure from Zhengzhou will be at 00.25 LT and will arrive in Denpasar at 07.30 a.m..
A press release from Garuda Indonesia yesterday said the national airline Garuda Indonesia inaugurated symbolically the direct flight Denpasar – Xian and Denpasar – Zhengzhou vv yesterday in Bali. The inauguration was announced by Garuda Indonesia Freight Director, Sigit Muhartono who also oversees the development of Garuda Indonesia international route.
The Denpasar – Xian flight will be served twice a week, on Mondays and Fridays to be served by the Airbus A330-300 aircraft, with a capacity of 360 economy passengers. Departure from Denpasar will be at 16.55 p.m., and will arrive in Xian at 00.25 LT (local time). Xian – Denpasar flight will also be served two times weekly, on every Tuesday and Saturday. The departure schedule from Xian will be at 01.55 LT and will arrive in Denpasar at 08.25 a.m.
So, Garuda Indonesia has served direct flights to China sector to include Jakarta – Guangzhou vv, Jakarta – Beijing vv, Jakarta – Shanghai vv, Denpasar – Beijing vv, Denpasar – Guangzhou vv, Denpasar – Shanghai vv, and Denpasar – Chengdu vv.
“Garuda Indonesia’s market share on the Indonesia-China route is currently at 35 percent”, according to Sigit. ***