Garuda Indonesia Outlines New Domestic Routes and ATR72-600 Operations in W13

As per 31OCT13 GDS timetable/inventory display, Garuda Indonesia plans to introduce new domestic routes in Winter 2013/14 season. Highlights for these new operations include service entry of ATR72-600 turboprop aircraft, which it has 25 units on order.

Following new routes are available for reservation:
eff 05NOV13 Denpasar – Semarang 1 daily (Previously to start from 27OCT13)
GA446 DPS1150 – 1200SRG CRK D
GA447 SRG1245 – 1500DPS CRK D

eff 06NOV13 Batam – Bandar Lampung 1 daily
GA270 BTH1125 – 1255TKG CRK D
GA271 TKG1335 – 1500BTH CRK D

Following planned new routes are currently not available for reservation:
eff 21NOV13 Ujung Padang – Sorong – Manokwari – Jayapura 1 daily (Previously to start from 27OCT13)
GA698 UPG0300 – 0615SOQ0655 – 0745MKW0825 – 0940DJJ CRK D
GA699 DJJ1020 – 1135MKW1215 – 1305SOQ1350 – 1455UPG CRK D

eff 03DEC13 Denpasar – Bima – Praya – Denpasar 1 daily with new ATR72 aircraft
GA4022 DPS0705 – 0820BMU ATR D
GA4023 BMU0850 – 0940LOP1010 – 1055DPS ATR D

eff 03DEC13 Denpasar – Labuan Bajo – Ende 1 daily with new ATR72 aircraft
GA4026 DPS1150 – 1315LBJ1350 – 1430ENE ATR D
GA4027 ENE1505 – 1545LBJ1615 – 1735DPS ATR D

eff 18DEC13 Denpasar – Labuan Bajo – Tambolaka 1 daily with new ATR72 aircraft
GA4020 DPS0615 – 0740LBJ0810 – 0840TMC ATR D
GA4021 TMC0910 – 0940LBJ1010 – 1130DPS ATR D

eff 18DEC13 Denpasar – Praya – Bima – Denpasar 1 daily with new ATR72 aircraft
GA4024 DPS1215 – 1245LOP1315 – 1410BMU ATR D
GA4025 BMU1450 – 1555DPS ATR D

eff 18DEC13 Jakarta – Kupang 1 daily (Planned launch date remains the same)
GA444 CGK1810 – 2215KOE 738 D
GA445 KOE0700 – 0850CGK 738 D

eff 25FEB14 Jakarta – Jayapura – Merauke 1 daily (Previously to start from 21DEC13)
GA656 CGK0145 – 0915DJJ1000 – 1115MKQ 738 D
GA657 MKQ1200 – 1315DJJ1425 – 1735CGK 738 D

In addition to new routes listed above, Garuda Indonesia’s new ATR72 turboprop aircraft is also operating following route, although reservation remains unavailable:
eff 03DEC13 Denpasar – Praya
GA4030 DPS1850 – 1920LOP ATR D
GA4031 LOP2000 – 2045DPS ATR D

Previously planned new route is now cancelled:
Jakarta – Palu Previously scheduled as 1 daily 737-800 service from 27OCT13
GA622 CGK1700 – 2035PLW 738 D
GA623 PLW0630 – 0755CGK 738 D (eff 28OCT13)