[3rd Update] Garuda Indonesia / ETIHAD to Form Strategic Alliance in W12

3rd Update at 0900GMT 18OCT12: Additional Codeshare Routes added

Garuda Indonesia and ETIHAD will launch worldwide strategic cooperation deal, which is due to be announced on Thursday 18OCT12. As of 16OCT12’s GDS timetable listing, Garuda Indonesia’s “GA” code will appear on 28 routes operated by ETIHAD, covering 4 continents, including Jakarta – Abu Dhabi and Kuala Lumpur – Abu Dhabi from 28OCT12.

As part of the deal, the airline from 02DEC12 will shift 4 weekly Jakarta – Dubai – Amsterdam route will to Jakarta – Abu Dhabi – Amsterdam, with A330-200 aircraft.

GA’s new Schedule and codeshare routes with ETIHAD as follows:

GA088 CGK1940 – 0100+1AUH0230+1 – 0655+1AMS 332 x246
GA089 AMS0940 – 1915AUH2045 – 0755+1CGK 332 x357

From 28OCT12, Garuda Indonesia and ETIHAD to codeshare on following routes.
Garuda Indonesia operated by ETIHAD GA9000 – 9099 and GA9900 – 9999 Series
Abu Dhabi – Amman
Abu Dhabi – Athens
Abu Dhabi – Bahrain
Abu Dhabi – Beirut
Abu Dhabi – Brussels
Abu Dhabi – Cairo
Abu Dhabi – Chicago
Abu Dhabi – Dammam
Abu Dhabi – Dublin
Abu Dhabi – Dusseldorf
Abu Dhabi – Frankfurt
Abu Dhabi – Geneva
Abu Dhabi – Istanbul
Abu Dhabi – Jakarta
Abu Dhabi – Johannesburg
Abu Dhabi – Kuala Lumpur
Abu Dhabi – Kuwait
Abu Dhabi – London Heathrow
Abu Dhabi – Manchester
Abu Dhabi – Milan Malpensa
Abu Dhabi – Moscow Domodedovo
Abu Dhabi – Munich
Abu Dhabi – Muscat
Abu Dhabi – Nairobi
Abu Dhabi – New York JFK
Abu Dhabi – Paris CDG
Abu Dhabi – Riyadh
Abu Dhabi – Toronto

ETIHAD operated by Garuda Indonesia EY7100 – 7149 series
Jakarta – Denpasar
Jakarta – Kuala Lumpur

Original Update at 0720GMT 16OCT12