Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Warta Ardhia Jurnal Perhubungan Udara containing research, review related to evaluation policy and technological development with the scope of air transport, airport, aircraft, flight navigation, aviation human resources, flight safety and security. Warta Ardhia is published 2 (two) times a year, June and December. Warta Ardhia is accredited by LIPI (Indonesia Institutes of Sciences) no. 786/AU1/P2MI-LIPI/11/2017.


Section Policies


Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

  • Reviewers will provide written feedback on the appointed time with  a commitment to contribute scientific values and significance to the assigned duty, e.g. by making available the reviewer’s feedback in written documents.concerning purpose of the research and its scientific values, this is done by mitra bebestari (reviewers) in written documents.
  • Reviewers will confirm whether  submitted manuscripts are well-composed, concise, relevant, scientifically accurate, original, and of the journal’s focus and scope. persuasive.
  • Reviewers will avoid personal comments and critics.
  • Reviewers will not open communication in any form with authors except authorized by the editor. Strictly forbidden contacting the author without permission from the editor.
  • In the case of being unconfident to return a review within the mutually agreed time frame, reviewers will promptly inform the editor and recommend other potential reviewers. Informing the editor as soon as possible if fail to finish the review beyond the due date and suggesting other qualified mitra bebestari (reviewers).
  • Reviewers will decide the the scientific performance, originality, and the work’s scope. Reviewers should provide feedback for improvement and give recommendations of acceptance or rejection based on evaluation scale. during the rating scale.
  • Reviewers will check the manuscript for its originality and ensure that there is no copyright infringement. Checking that every article is original and did not violate any copyright.
  • Reviewers will notify the editors if they have conflicts of interests resulting from competitive, collaborative, or other relationships or connections with the authors, institutions, or companies related to the manuscripts. Telling the editors to be aware of conflicts may caused by the article, such as private, financial, and etc; should it happens, reviewers must find the right solution to solve it.
  • Reviewers will ensure that the standards and policies applied by the journal have been appropriately adhered by the submitted manuscripts.  Ensuring that the article is meeting journal’s standard.
  • Reviewers will protect readers from erroneous or defective researches  which might not be verifiable or able to be validated by the readers.
  • Reviewers will anticipate any statements from previous relevant reports or published works without proper citing. citing the works which is relevant for other scholars.
  • The research article submitted to this journal will be peer-reviewed by at least 2 (two) or more expert reviewers.
  • This journal uses double-blind review, which means that both of the reviewer and author identities are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa, throughout the review process.


Publication Frequency

Warta Ardhia is a Journal published online twice a year in the middle of the year (June) and in the end of the year (December). Warta Ardhia is accredited by LIPI (Indonesia Institutes of Sciences) no. 786/AU1/P2MI-LIPI/11/2017.


Open Access Policy

Warta Ardhia Journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public to supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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Publication Frequency

Warta Ardhia is a Journal published online twice a year in the middle of the year (June) and in the end of the year (December). Warta Ardhia is accredited by LIPI (Indonesia Institutes of Sciences) no. 786/AU1/P2MI-LIPI/11/2017.


Article Processing Charge

Every article submitted to Warta Ardhia Journal will not have any 'Article Processing Charges'. This includes submitting, peer-reviewing, editing, publishing, maintaining and archiving, and allows immediate access to the full text versions of the articles. Creative Commons License


Plagiarism Check

Warta Ardhia Editorial Board will ensure that every published article will not exceed 30% similarity Score. Plagiarism screening will be conducted by Warta Ardhia Editorial Board using Grammarly® Plagiarism Checker and Crossref Similarity Check plagiarism screening service powered by iThenticate. 

About the Crossref Similarity Check service, please visit: https://www.crossref.org/services/similarity-check/

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Copy Editing and Proofreading

Every article accepted by Warta Ardhia Journal shall be an object to Grammarly® writing-enhancement program conducted by Warta Ardhia Journal Editorial Board. About Grammarly program, please visit: https://www.grammarly.com


Accreditation Certificate

Warta Ardhia Journal has been certificated by The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) since September 2014. 1st Accreditation Number (LIPI): 584/AKREDITASI/P2MI-LIPI/09/2014. 2nd Accreditation Number (LIPI): 786/AU1/P2MI-LIPI/11/2017Valid thru: October 2022


References Management

Every article submitted to Warta Ardhia Journal shall use reference management software e.g. Mendeley.  More about Mendeley, please visit: https://www.mendeley.com/