Latest news about PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero)
Liputan6.com, Jakarta - The Coordinating Minister for Human Development and Culture (PMK), Muhadjir Effendy who is also the Chairperson of the Steering Committee for the Handling of the COVID-19 Handling, conducted a review of Soekarno-Hatta International Airport.
The PMK Coordinating Minister reviewed Soekarno-Hatta starting at 09.00 WIB in Terminal 2 and Terminal 3, accompanied by the President Director of PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero), Muhammad Awaluddin and the Director General of Air Transportation of the Ministry of Transportation, Novie Riyanto.
In Terminal 2, the Coordinating Minister for PMK saw first hand the departure process that had to be passed by prospective passengers on domestic route flights in the Large-Scale Social Restrictions (PSBB) period.
"Everything is going well, I hope this continues in the future," said the Coordinating Minister for PMK after reviewing Terminal 2, Saturday (5/16/2020).
As for Soekarno-Hatta, a new procedure for processing departures has been established so that physical distancing is maintained and document inspection procedures are carried out strictly.
President Director of PT Angkasa Pura II, Muhammad Awaluddin said that at present the airline has limited ticket sales to a maximum of 50 percent of the total aircraft seat capacity.
"In accordance with Minister of Transportation Regulation No. 18/2020, the maximum number of passengers is 50 percent of capacity and therefore ticket sales must also be maximum of 50 percent of capacity. At Terminal 2 Soekarno-Hatta, flight restrictions were also made to only 5 flights per hour, "said Muhammad Awaluddin.
Muhammad Awaluddin also explained that currently a new policy had been applied in the process of departure in which prospective passengers had to go through 4 checkpoints before boarding the flight.
"Checkpoint I is to verify travel documents, then checkpoint II checks documents and physical health-related, checkpoint III for validation of all documents to get clearance from the CTF, then checkpoint IV is when passengers check in to get boarding passes," he said.
In full, the documents that prospective passengers must carry during the PSBB period are listed in Circular No. 4/2020 concerning Criteria for Restricting the Travel of Persons in Order to Accelerate Handling of COVID-19.