SUPPORTING THE AVIATION INDUSTRY, GMP SPECIAL LEATHER PRODUCTION FOR LION AIR GROUP AIRCRAFT SEAT DRESS COVERS

4 Oct 2023 / Admin / 140 Reads

Jakarta, 29 September 2023 - PT Garut Makmur Perkasa (GMP) as PT Widodo Makmur Perkasa Tbk's business in the leather tanning sector has collaborated with Lion Air Group MRO company, PT Batam Aero Technic (BAT), to create aircraft seat upholstery designs. dress cover) which is comfortable and charming using GMP production leather.

This collaboration is a new breakthrough because for the first time local leather producers can be involved and become part of the national aviation industry. In fact, the creative and innovative seat dress cover design as a result of this collaboration has successfully achieved Design Organization Approval (DOA) certification from the Indonesian Ministry of Transportation.

The signing of this cooperation agreement was carried out on Friday, 29 September 2023 at the Jakarta Convention Center by the Director of PT Garut Makmur Perkasa, Indrawan Suwidya Adji, and the President Director of Lion Air Group, Capt. Daniel Putut Kuncoro Adi and witnessed directly by several state and regional officials such as the Indonesian Minister of Transportation, Budi Karya Sumadi, and the Regent of Garut, Rudi Gunawan.

As a genuine Indonesian leather company, GMP continues to be committed to meeting the needs of the national market. After entering the Fashion, Automotive and Upholstery sectors, now GMP has also succeeded in penetrating the Aviation sector by establishing a collaboration with the Lion Air Group. "Of course, this collaboration is a real manifestation of GMP in supporting the national aviation industry," explained Indrawan.

The Regent of Garut, Rudy Gunawan, also appreciated this collaboration. He said this collaboration was a matter of pride for Garut Regency, which is known as a center for leather crafts in Indonesia. We are very proud and appreciate the collaboration that exists between GMP as a well-known leather company from Garut and BAT as part of the leading national aviation company, Lion Air Group. "This proves that genuine Garut leather has high quality and competitiveness so that it is able to meet strict aviation standards," explained Rudy.

By establishing this national collaboration, both GMP and Lion Air Group have indirectly boosted the local economy through the creation of jobs and business opportunities. In the future, both parties will also continue to be committed to jointly supporting each other's domestic products so that they are able to compete on the international stage.