Angkasa Pura Airports’ history as the pioneer of airport commercial exploitation in Indonesia began at 1962. The President reiterated his desire to the Minister of Transportation and Public Works Minister in order to airfields in Indonesia can be equivalent to the airfield in developed countries.
Shortly thereafter, on November 15, 1962 was published the Government Regulation (PP) No. 33 Year 1962 on the Establishment of the State Enterprise (PN) Angkasa Pura Kemayoran. The main task is to manage and exploit the Port of Kemayoran in Jakarta when it is the only international airport serves flights to and from abroad in addition to domestic flights.
After going through a transitional period of two years, commencing from February 20, 1964 Angkasa Pura Kemayoran PN formally took over full operational assets and Airports Kemayoran Jakarta Government. February 20, 1964 date was then set as the anniversary of Angkasa Pura Airports.
On May 17, 1965, based on Government Regulation No. 21 of 1965 on the Amendment and Supplement to Regulation No. 33 of 1962, PN Angkasa Pura Kemayoran changed its name to PN Angkasa Pura, with a view to further open up the possibility of managing other airports in Indonesia.
Gradually, Ngurah Rai Airport (Bali), Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (Jakarta), Polonia Airport (Medan), Juanda Airport (Surabaya), Sepinggan Airport (Balikpapan) and Hasanuddin Airport (Ujung Pandang) then joined in the management of PN Angkasa Pura. Furthermore, based on Government Regulation No. 37 of 1974, the company legal status was changed to Public Company (Perum).
In the framework of the division of management of airports, based on Government Regulation No. 25 of 1986 dated May 19, 1986, the name was changed to Perum Angkasa Pura I. This is in line with the establishment of Perum Angkasa Pura II.
Furthermore, under Regulation No. 5 of 1992, form Perum changed to Limited Liability Company (PT) which is wholly owned by the Republic of Indonesia so that its name to PT Angkasa Pura I (Persero). Currently, Angkasa Pura Airports manages 13 (thirteen) airports in central and eastern Indonesia, namely:
1. I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport - Denpasar
2. Juanda Airport- Surabaya
3. Sultan Hasanuddin Airport - Makassar
4. Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Sepinggan Airport- Balikpapan
5. Frans Kaisiepo Airport - Biak
6. Sam Ratulangi Airport - Manado
7. Syamsudin NoorAirport - Banjarmasin
8. Ahmad Yani Airport - Semarang
9. Adisutjipto Airport - Yogyakarta
10. Adi SoemarmoAirport - Surakarta
11. Lombok International Airport - Central Lombok
12. Pattimura Airport - Ambon
13. El Tari Airport - Kupang
In addition, Angkasa Pura Airports also have 5 (five) subsidiaries, namely PT Angkasa Pura Logistics, PT Angkasa Pura Property, PT Angkasa Pura Support, PT Angkasa Pura Hotel, and PT Angkasa Pura Retail.
The Government of Indonesia issued PP No.33 of 1962 on the Establishment of the State Enterprise (PN) Angkasa Pura Kemayoran, signed by Acting President Ir. Juanda. The main task is the management and operation of the airport at that time Kemayoran Jakarta is the only international airport serves flights from and out of the country in addition to domestic flights.
After going through a transitional period of two years, starting on February 20, 1964 Angkasa Pura Kemayoran PN formallytook over full operational assets and the International Airport Kemayoran, Jakarta of the Ministry of Civil Aviation. Date is then defined as the anniversary of Angkasa Pura Airports.
Based on Government Regulation No. 21 of 1965 on the Amendment and Supplement to Regulation No. 33 of 1962, PN Angkasa Pura "Kemayoran" changed its name to PN Angkasa Pura with a view to further open up the possibility of managing other airports in Indonesia.
The corporate entity changed from PN Angkasa Pura to Perum (Public Company) Angkasa Pura I.
Territory of the commercial management of airports in Indonesia divided into two, along with changes Perum Angkasa Pura to Perum Angkasa Pura I and Angkasa Pura II Perum establishment. Perum Angkasa Pura I manage airports in the eastern region of Indonesia, while Perum Angkasa Pura II manages airports in western Indonesia
Under PP 5 year 1992, the Perum Angkasa Pura I is converted into a limited company (PT) which is wholly owned by the Republic of Indonesia so that its name to PT Angkasa Pura I (Persero).
The inauguration of Sultan Hasanuddin Airport by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
The inauguration of Lombok International Airport (BIL) by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
Groundbreaking development project Terminal 2 (T2) Juanda International Airport, Surabaya.
The new logo Angkasa Pura Airports as one corporate identity (corporate identity) officially launched.
Establishment of Subsidiaries, namely PT Angkasa Pura Hotel, PT Angkasa Pura Properties, and PT Angkasa Pura Logistics.
Establishment of Subsidiary PT Angkasa Pura Supports.
The launch of corporate identity in the form of a vision, mission, and values of the new company. Also launched patriotic hymns and marches as well as the company's new uniforms.
Project Implementation of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) first stage.
The transfer of management tasks to the Public Company - Aircraft Navigation Organizers Institute of Indonesia (Perum LPPNPI) based on Government Regulation No. 77 of 2012.
Operation of the new international terminal I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport Bali.
Operation Terminal 2 Juanda International Airport in Surabaya.
Operation new terminal Sepinggan International Airport Balikpapan.
Groundbreaking development Ahmad Yani International Airport in Semarang.
Inauguration of the new terminal of Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Sepinggan International Airport Balikpapan and Terminal 2 Juanda International Airport Surabaya by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
Operation of the new domestic terminal International Airport I Gusti Ngurah Rai Bali.
Inauguration International Airport I Gusti Ngurah Rai Bali by Minister of Transportation Ignasius Jonan.
Groundbreaking Syamsudin Noor International Airport Banjarmasin by Vice President Jusuf Kalla.
Operation of Terminal B Adisucipto Airport Yogyakarta.
Issuance of the first Bonds of Angkasa Pura I of 2016 and the first Sharia-compliant Bonds of Angkasa Pura I of 2016.
2017 – 27 January
Groundbreaking development Yogyakarta International Airport in Kulonprogo by President Joko Widodo.
2017 – 8 April
Groundbreaking development Adi Soemarmo Airport Railway in Boyolali by President Joko Widodo.