Flying with Harley
Garuda Indonesia CEO I Gusti Ngurah Askhara Danadiputra is suspected of smuggling a Harley-Davidson motorcycle using the airline’s latest aircraft. There was a plot to shut the case down.
INBOUND from Toulouse, France, a Garuda Indonesia Airbus A330-900 Neo landed di Soekarno-Hatta Airport on Monday noon, November 17. The pilot parked the aircraft in Hangar 4 at the Garuda Maintenance Facility (GMF) Aero Asia bonded zone, where Customs officers waited.
They were set to conduct a plane zoeking—a customs search over a new commercial aircraft. The Airbus A330-900 is one of Garuda’s 14 new planes. “Our officers che...