PT Purantara Mitra Angkasa Dua (Purantara In-Flight Catering) is honored to be selected by INAPGOC as the food solution provider and snack procurement for 2018’s Asian Para Games athletes, which will take place in Jakarta from 6 – 13 October 2018.
“We shall optimally execute the task and trust that is entrusted to us to fulfill the athletes’ nutrition as it is one of the key factors in the 2018’s Asian Para Games in Jakarta. Moreover, to meet the international sports standards, we shall ensure the fulfillment of nutrition for athletes and officials from various countries in Asia. Moreover, as Indonesian, we are honored and proud to be a part of the big event in Asia,” said Mr. Edison Manalu as the President Director of Purantara In-Flight Catering.
For the 2018’ Asian Para Games, Purantara In-Flight Catering serves various menu with different tastes that represents Indonesian and Asian’ cuisine, International’ cuisine, Middle Eastern’ cuisine and special menu for vegetarian. Each day, Purantara In-Flight Catering serves around 9,000 portions of food and beverages. The menus is served in the Main Dining Hall of Athletes Village in Kemayoran-Jakarta, as well as in the 22 venues of games in Jakarta area.
Purantara In-Flight Catering is focusing on the nutritions, which starts from the food processing to the food’ serving in order to ensure the athletes’ stamina and health. The National Committee Organizer for 2018 Asian Games (INAPGOC) has strict rules and set specific requirements or standards for the food solution providers of athletes and officials, such as; owning an ISO 9001: 2015 certificate (Quality Management System Certification), ISO 22000: 2005 (Security System Certification Food), ISO 18001: 2007 (K3 Management System Certification), ISO 14001: 2018 (Environmental Management System Certification), Food Security Sanitation Worthy Certificate.
This also Includes food supervision with the HACCP’ (Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Point) concept, Halal certificate from the Council of Indonesian Ulama (MUI), Indonesian National Standard (SNI), to GHdP (Good Handling Practice). Moreover, every day, Purantara In-Flight Catering has to include the nutritions’ information on each menu that is being served to athletes and officials. Purantara In-Flight Catering has to do all the above as to comply with the INAPGOC’ (organizer of 2018’ Asian Para Games) standards and requirements (hygienic, halal, and safe to consume).