In 1965, the late Mrs. Mutiara Fatimah Djokosoetono, dr Chandra Suharto (eldest son of Mrs. Mutiara Fatimah Djokosoetono) and dr Purnomo Prawiro (youngest son of Mrs. Mutiara Fatimah Djokosoetono) started a taxi without argo, Chandra Taxi, named after dr Chandra Suharto
In 1972, Mrs. Mutiara Fatimah Djokosoetono with dr. Purnomo Prawiro and dr. Chandra Suharto, and with other business partners, officially started a transportation business with an armada of 25 taxis. Along the journey, Blue Bird was always the pioneer in changing the taxi industry in Indonesia. Among the innovations are argometer-based tariff, improving the whole armada with air conditioning and radio communications. Moreover, the usage of GPS system in our armada also provides security to our customer.
In 2011, Blue Bird was the first taxi company in Indonesia who gave mobile reservation service through Blackberry. Now, Blue Bird Group has expanded its business further. While still focusing in passenger transportation, we also extend our reach to other business such as logistics, property industry, hea’,y equipments, and IT consultation services.
In 2014, PT Blue Bird Tbk, one of Blue Bird Group subsidiaries that cover taxi business, car rental, and bus charters, was officially Go Public in Jakarta’s Stock Exchange.