Gallant Venture, Garuda Indonesia to develop Bintan Island into aviation hub

The plan is to turn Bintan Island into a tourism and aviation hub.
Both companies signed a memorandum of understanding at the Singapore Airshow 2014 on Tuesday.
As part of the partnership, Garuda Indonesia and Gallant Venture will jointly develop Bintan Island as the airline’s new hub.
This includes a dedicated airport for Garuda and its subsidiaries, as well as a new centre for aircraft maintenance.