Administrator | 09 Aug 2016
Tangerang-Terminal 3 Ultimate Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Banten officially operates from 00.01 on Tuesday, August 9, 2016.
Transport Minister Budi Karya Sumadi in review to Terminal 3 Serving, Tangerang, Tuesday (9/8) will examine the entire supporting facilities, ranging from x-ray examinations, check-in counter, waiting room, commercial and other areas.
Transport Minister Budi says Serving Terminal 3 is expected to provide better service to passengers, both domestic and international.
"We expect this terminal can add existing terminal capacity, 1 and 2 due to the Soekarno-Hatta Terminal 3 it can accommodate 25 million passengers per year," he said.
Currently, continued he, operating at the new Terminal 3 domestic flights the airlineGaruda Indonesia.
Furthermore, he added, the transfer of international flights will be gradual, that is entirely operational March 2017.
"Garuda international attempted to move the next November, the airline that joined the SkyTeam Alliance, the next month, so that everything is ready in March 2017.0" he said.
In addition, Budi said, in 2017 will also be finalised a passenger transfer mode (people mover) antarterminal as well as the airport railway Manggarai-Serving.
Operation of the Terminal 3 of the Airport Serving marked by the flight of Garuda Indonesia route Jakarta-Jayapura on Tuesday (9/8) at 01.20 BST.
Based on the radar, though not yet awakened, but facilities throughout Terminal 3 is equipped with various facilities, such as toilets, a small mosque, commercial areas ranging from restaurants to book store kendatipun is still temporary.
In addition, passengers had already seen fro in Terminal 3 since Tuesday (9/8) on Wednesday, heading for the "gate" respectively.
The operation of the new terminal, in line with the letter of the Directorate Generalof Air Transportation Ministry of transportation Number AU 508/1/1/DRJU. DBU-2016, August 2, 1999, the operation of Terminal 3.
In the letter it states that after going through the verification process technical as well as administrative and evaluation simulation system of service and operation, thenthe Terminal 3 is stated can be operated.LINK