BigBussiness – The President of Garuda Indonesia, Irfaniaputra, opened his voice regarding the harassment of one of his cabin crews during the flight.
He revealed that harassment of the flight attendants took place on the route Biak – Jayapura, Friday (28/8/2020).
Irfan said the Garuda Indonesia flight attendant was harassed by one of the passengers.
“We are very sorry and place great emphasis on this incident,” Irfan said in his written statement.
Irfan said Garuda Indonesia is committed to always giving full support to its employees who experience unpleasant actions while on duty.
This is in line with the company’s obligation to ensure that employees’ rights to safety and comfort while working can be properly fulfilled.
The harassment incident occurred on route GA 650 Biak – Jayapura.
Pilot in command (PIC) on the plane reported the incident to the authorities at Sentani airport, Jayapura.
Di said the pilot reported the incident to the police for the Airport Supervision Unit (KP3U) and Aviation Safety (Avsec).
Furthermore, the passengers who took the action were then picked up on the plane by aviation security and KP3U.