The launch of the “Wonderful Indonesia” tourism logo for Garuda Indonesia aircraft was officiated on Tuesday by Tourism and Creative Economy Minister, Garuda Indonesia President Director, and Deputy Transportation Minister.
“Up to 22 of Garuda’s aircrafts will use the logo. Presently, eight of them have already attached it to the fuselage,it was reported at a press conference on Tuesday 1st July 2014.
The national flag carrier will put the logo on 11 Airbus A330-200, five Airbus A330-300, five Boeing B777-300ER and A-Check position aircrafts that fly to 17 international destinations, such as Australia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
This is part of the implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding, concerning tourism promotion between the Tourism Ministry and Garuda Indonesia that was officially signed on Feb. 21, 2012.
Since 2008, the airline had attached the “Visit Indonesia” slogan to its aircraft
Information has been added to the website Indonesia.Travel, regarding the new logo. So if tourists ask, they can easily look it up via the website.
In addition to the logo, Garuda will also play traditional music and offer local movies during flights as part of its efforts to promote Indonesia.