Garuda Indonesia said it plans to launch "at least" 18 new routes this year as it begins taking delivery of 14 new 737NGs in mid-year. Thrice-weekly Yogyakarta-Singapore already has begun and this month flights are expected to begin from Jakarta to Tanjungkarang, Malang and Kendari (via Makassar) and to Hong Kong from Surabaya and Denpasar, with more to follow. President and CEO Emirsyah Satar said Garuda expects to be operating 128 aircraft by 2013 as it adds 50 737s and 10 777-300ERs. It ...

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