PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk, publicly known as Garuda Indonesia, is the flag carrier of Indonesia. It is named after the mythical giant bird Garuda of Hinduism and Buddhist mythology. Its headquarters is located at the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, near Jakarta. The company was listed on Indonesia Stock Exchange in February 2011, with the government of Indonesian retaining a majority of the shares. The airline employs 15,808 staff (as of December 2010).