The Santosa Villas & Resort Lombok Welcomed Chappy Hakim, A Retired Marshall and Former Chief of the Indonesian Air Force.
Senggigi, Lombok, May 1 2012: The Santosa Villas & Resort (TSVR) recently hosted Mr. Chappy Hakim, the Indonesian Air Force’s Chief of the Air Staff from 2002 to 2005. Mr. Hakim and his family arrived at BIL (Bandara Internasional Lombok) with a Sky Aviation Flight from Denpasar at 14.00 p.m. Saturday April 28, 2012. This was their first visit to Lombok. Upon arrival at The Santosa Villas & Resort, they were greeted by a welcoming party comprised of The Santosa General Manager, Mr. Stephane Servin, MICE Manager Mrs. Ayu Widnyani and an assortment of The Santosa’s management and staff. This was followed by a business lunch at the Seaside Restaurant the next day.
As an Air Chief Marshall, Mr. Hakim has received a four-star rank and a NATO ranking code of OF-9. Some of the positions he has held include the Commandant of an Air Force Base, the Operations Director of The Air Force Head Quarters, Governer of The Air Force Academy, Assistant to the Chief of Staff of the Personnel Department, and General Commander of the Indonesian Armed Forces Academy. He is also an MURI (Indonesian Records Museum) award winner for publishing more than a hundred books in one year and has garnered many other awards as well.
Besides Mr. Hakim, The Santosa Villas & Resort was honored to welcome and host many other recent VIP visits, such as Mr. Toto Utomo Budi Santosa, Secretary General of the Indonesian Social Ministry on April 24-April 25, 2012 and the Director-Generals of Ministry, Labor and Transmigration from 15 different countries, including Indonesia, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, etc., from April 29 – May 2, 2012.