English Version
ENGLISH
| Wednesday, 27 August 2014 |
Indonesia Version
INDONESIA
Facebook
Twitter
Wednesday, 27 August 2014 | 15:48
Long Queues for Subsidized Fuel Occur in Pekabnaru Government cars and luxury cars were spotted queueing for
subsidized Solar in Pekanbaru, despite not being eligible to
purchase subsidized fuel.
Wednesday, 27 August 2014 | 15:48
Chinese Planes Breach into Taiwanese Territory Two Chinese maritime patrol aircrafts were spotted over the
swathe of South China Sea claimed by Taiwan.
Soekarno-Hatta Airport Ready to Serve 72 Flights per Hour
The Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK). TEMPO/Aditia Noviansyah
Friday, 25 April, 2014 | 10:22 WIB
Soekarno-Hatta Airport Ready to Serve 72 Flights per Hour

TEMPO.CO, Tangerang - State-owned Enterprises Minister Dahlan Iskan, said that the Soekarno-Hatta Airport will serve 72 flights per hour starting from July this year. The plan to increase the number of flights was based on a comparative study conducted by airport management company Angkasa Pura II (AP II) and the Flight Navigation Firm (Perum Navigasi) at one of the busiest airport in the world, London's Heathrow Airport.

Dahlan explained that steps to be taken to improve the flight capacity include utilization of available facility. Airplanes will be required to use the second runway, as well as the first runway.

Dahlan said that Soekarno Hatta Airport is targeted to serve 92 flights per hour next year. To achieve the target, airport management can learn from Heathrow that can serve 100 flights by using two runways.

With the improvement, Dahlan would not force airlines to move their operation to Halim Perdana Kusuma.

ANANDA PUTRI