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Tangerang - Entering the beginning of 2019, PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero) is recorded to have served up to 115 million passengers during January-December 2018. When compared to 2017, which was 105 million passengers, the number of passengers increased by 9.5% per year.

Achievements throughout 2018 along with the transformation step towards "Angkasa Pura II Giant Dream 2020" with the theme RKAP 2018 Airports Grow Faster 2018 through 3 (three) main programs which are Accelerated Revenue Growth, On Becoming 1 Million Aircraft Movements and Implementation of Digital Journey Experience throughout airport of PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero).

During 2018, PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero) has managed several new airports scattered in Indonesia such as Kertajati West Java International Airport, Tjilik Riwut Palangkaraya Airport and Banyuwangi Airport in East Java. For the total, Angkasa Pura II has managed 16 airports in all regions of Indonesia.

Maximum service is always provided by PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero) through its airports, during 2018, corporations participated in holding cross-country events such as being Official Supplier for 2018 Asian Games and the Asian Para Games 2018 which are improving airport facilities and set several officers that always ready to help athletes and officials.

The positive incisions obtained by Angkasa Pura II management continued on international achievements. Husein Sastranegara International Airport was ranked 3rd in the Airport Service Quality Award 2018 in the category of Best Airport with a capacity of 2-5 million passengers per year. Followed by 2018 Stevie Awards where Angkasa Pura II won 3 awards including Gold Stevie Winner for i-Perform application, Silver Stevie Winner for Chairman of the Year Category, Bronze Stevie Winner for Indonesia Airports Apps application. Stevie Award is the highest business award event in the world with the mission of giving appreciation to the achievements of the company's performance. Not only that, Angkasa Pura II also received several awards at the Asia Pacific Stevie Awards. For Silver Stevie Winner, the Award for Innovation in Technology Management, Planning & Implementation category was given to Airport Operation Control Center and the Award for Innovation in Customer Service Management, Planning & Practice category was given to Airport Terminal Helper at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport International.

Also in 2018, positive achievements were also made by Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. The largest airport in Indonesia has been named the airport with the connection of the most or most connected 2nd scheduled flights in the Asia Pacific and the 10th connected in the world beating major airports such as Incheon-Korea Airport, KLIA Malaysia and Hongkong Airport based on 2018 Megahubs International Index -The World's Most Internationally Connected Airports issued by the British air travel intelligence agency, OAG.

Overall performance of each airport is summarized in the assessment of Skytrax in 2018. In particular, 4 airports managed by Angkasa Pura II have 3 to 4 star achievements. Soekarno-Hatta International Airport receives 3 stars, while Kualanamu International Airport, Sultan Mahmud International Airport Badaruddin II Palembang, and Sultan Syarif Kasim II Pekanbaru International Airport received 4 stars.

In terms of service for customers, PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero) develops digital mobile, called The Indonesia Airport App application which is a digital service application that will help passengers to easily get information related to the facilities available at the Airport managed by Angkasa Pura II . There is a Self-Baggage Drop Check-In facility and a Mobile Assistant Check-In at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. The presence of the Airport Digital Lounge which is a One-Stop Service information service for passengers.

In addition, the construction of the Airport Operation Control Center (AOCC) as a control center for airport operations has also been completed. The presence of the AOCC makes it easier for airport operators to carry out the functions of smooth operation of the terminal, both on the land and the air side. This is because the AOCC is the center of coordination of all airport stakeholders such as airlines, immigration, customs and excise, quarantine, airport authority, police, cargo operators, etc. Furthermore, to complement the terminal supervision side, a Terminal Operation Center (TOC) was built at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport and Halim Perdanakusuma Airport which were able to maximize services such as quick response, early warning system detection and operating effectiveness at the airport.

Not only that, transportation access in and to the airport also continues to be developed such as the operation of the Skytrain connecting Terminals 1, 2 and 3 and the Airport Train at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, the operation of the Minangkabau Express Airport Train at Minangkabau International Airport - Padang and the operation of Light Rail Transit (LRT) at Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport in Palembang.

President Director of PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero), Muhammad Awaluddin said "In line with the company's vision to be 'The Best Smart Connected Airports in Region', Angkasa Pura II continues to be committed to providing the best for the community, both from the infrastructure to the digital airport experience for passengers ".

Airport infrastructure improvements are also being carried out, such as the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport namely East-Cross Taxiway Development which is planned to be operated in the first quarter of 2019. Revitalization of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 will increase passenger capacity to 22 million passengers annually. The projected construction of Terminal 4 can increase the passenger capacity of Soekarno-Hatta International Airport to 115 million passengers per year. Construction of Runway 3 and also Cargo Village Development.

Angkasa Pura II will also conduct a strategic partnership for the development of the Kualamanu Airport area which will later become the HUB in the western part of Indonesia; Construction of a Business Hub at Pekanbaru's Sultan Syarif Kasim II Airport, as well as terminal and airside expansion at other branch airports managed by Angkasa Pura II.

Towards 2019, PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero) carries the theme "Go Global" which applies 3 business strategies "Go International, Go Digital, Go Excellence". This is in line with the RJPP in 2019 which put forward "Global Partnership & Innovation". Furthermore, the intention of Go Global here is that Angkasa Pura II is optimistic that it can show its positive progress in managing the airport. Not only able to speak on a national scale, Angkasa Pura II also plans to be more global. This is because Angkasa Pura II sees opportunities that are widely open to managing airports in other countries.

Angkasa Pura II also plans to manage 3 other airports through the Cooperation of State-Owned Utilities, namely Raden Inten Lampung Airport, Fatmawati Airport located in Bengkulu and Tanjung Pandang Airport in the Bangka Belitung Islands.