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Jakarta - PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero) adjusted operating hours at 12 airports in order to optimize services and support the prevention of the spread of COVID-19.
The airports are Kertajati (Majalengka), Sultan Thaha (Jambi), Depati Amir (Pangkalpinang), Fatmawati Soekarno (Bengkulu), Sultan Iskandar Muda (Aceh), Tjilik Riwut (Palangkaraya) and Raja Haji Fisabilillah (Tanjung Pinang), Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (Palembang), Radin Inten II (Lampung), Supadio (Pontianak), Sultan Syarif Kasim II (Pekanbaru) and Banyuwangi,
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the airports were operating with shorter time than normal conditions.
This policy has been approved by the regulator with the issuance of Notice to Airmen regarding operating hours for each airport.
PT Angkasa Pura II President Director Muhammad Awaluddin said that although operational hours were shortened, the airports would remain on standby to anticipate a number of flights in special conditions.
"Operational hours at 12 airports have been shortened in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, however PT Angkasa Pura II remains on standby when there are aircraft that experience technical and operational constraints and require the airport to land. We are also on standby if there are medical-related flights and logistical flights especially those carrying COVID-19 infection substance samples. ”
"In addition, the airport is still open if there are planes that are forced to land outside the airport operating hours because for example there is a delay in the departure at the origin and so forth," said Muhammad Awaluddin.
Furthermore, Muhammad Awaluddin said that shortened operational hours could maintain the health aspects of travelers and airport personnel.
"In this challenging period due to the outbreak of COVID-19, the most important thing is the health and safety of the traveler and airport personnel. We have adjusted operational patterns and adjusted operating hours to enable the implementation of the work from home and physical distribution concepts for operational personnel at the airport, "explained Muhammad Awaluddin.
The following are the latest operating hours at 12 airports that have been applied in certain periods:
1. Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II (Palembang)
As per Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) B0859 / 20, operating hours become 06.00-18.00 WIB on 11-30 April 2020, from 05.00-24.00 WIB
2. Radin Inten II (Lampung)
According to NOTAM CO413 / 20, the operating hours are 10.00-20.00 WIB on 10-30 April 2020, from 06.00-21.00 WIB
3. Supadio (Pontianak)
According to NOTAM B0861 / 20, operating hours are 06.00-18.30 WIB on April 10 - May 29 2020, from 06.00-24.00 WIB
4. Sultan Syarif Kasim II (Pekanbaru)
According to NOTAM B0885 / 20, operational hours become 06.00-20.00 WIB on 10-30 April 2020, from 06.00-24.00 WIB
According to Notam B0865 / 20, operating hours become 06.00-16.00 WIB on 10-30 April 2020, from the previous 06.00-18.00 WIB
6. Kertajati (Majalengka)
As per Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) A0913 / 20, operating hours become 06.00-17.00 WIB on 2 April-30 April 2020, from the previous 06.00-19.00 WIB
7. Sultan Thaha (Jambi)
Pursuant to NOTAM C0409 / 20, operating hours are 06.00-19.00 WIB on 8-30 April 2020 from 06.00-21.00 WIB.
8. Depati Amir (Pangkalpinang)
Pursuant to NOTAM B0846 / 20, the operating hours become 08.00-17.00 WIB on 8-21 April 2020 from the previous 06.00-21.00 WIB
9. Fatmawati Soekarno (Bengkulu)
Pursuant to NOTAM C0408 / 20, operating hours become 07.00-17.00 WIB on 7-30 April 2020 from the previous 06.00-21.00 WIB
10. Sultan Iskandar Muda (Aceh)
According to NOTAM A0937, operational hours become 08.00-18.00 WIB on 5-15 April 2020, from 06.00-22.00 WIB
11. Tjilik Riwut (Palangkaraya)
According to NOTAM C0410 / 20, operating hours become 05.00-18.00 WIB on 10 April - 11 May 2020 from the previous 05.00-20.30 WIB
12. Raja Haji Fisabilillah (Tanjung Pinang)
According to Notam B0854 / 20, operating hours become 07.00-18.00 WIB on 9-30 April 2020 from the previous 07.00-19.00 WIB
Muhammad Awaluddin said that 7 other PT Angkasa Pura II airports are still operating with normal operating hours by seeing the latest developments.
"Like Soekarno-Hatta, Halim Perdanakusuma and Kualanamu still operate 24 hours."
PT Angkasa Pura II also adjusted operational patterns at managed airports. Operational patterns that can be determined at each airport are Normal Operation, Slow Down Operation, Minimum Operation and Terminate Operation.
Determination of the operational pattern was carried out by considering trends in aircraft passenger movements and flight frequency at each airport.
Through existing operational patterns, each airport can optimize its facilities and personnel in the midst of a global pandemic COVID-19.