Mom, I Flew With Merpati…
SURABAYA (10/05) : Traveling with airplane may become ordinary to some people, but not for our children, this is a remarkable experience. Most of them are likely to see the airplane directly by they own bare eyes.
It’s the Merpati Airline, State Own Airlines whose focus on serving East part of Indonesia, whose offering this wonderful opportunity. “We led 40 children from ICD Rungkut to Juanda International Airport “ said Rungkut Area Coordinator, “to visit Merpati Maintenance Facilities”
“We have 7 (seven) type of airplane in Merpati, from Twin Otter, to serve , to Boeing 737 “ explained Mr. Nur Afandi, Head of MMF HRD, “and this facility are one from 3 Maintenance Facility that Indonesia have, others are own by Garuda and Pertamina”
“Come, let’s board this Boeing 737…” tell Mr. Nur Afandi. “Hurray….” cheers the children, and doesn’t take long to see now we are inside this Boeing 737.
This activity are part of curriculum in Kid Learning Center, place where children gather regulary in Mentorship on variety course. This activtiy also serves as place for them to get to know each other to form friendship.
(May, 10th / Farah Dwi Hasnitha / Surabaya)