Indonesia News

Indonesia Secures Boeing’s F-15 IDN Fighter Jets
Air

Indonesia Secures Boeing’s F-15 IDN Fighter Jets

Indonesia agreed to purchase 24 F-15 IDN fighter jets from Boeing. The deal follows Rafale’s commitments by 18 examples to 24 aircraft.

Dassault Confirmed the Order for Indonesia’s second phase of 18 Rafales
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Dassault Confirmed the Order for Indonesia’s second phase of 18 Rafales

Dassault announced that the second phase order for Indonesia’s 18 Rafales became effective as part of the contract signed in 2022 to acquire 42 Rafale jets.

Indonesia bought 12 ANKA drones worth US$300 million
Unmanned Systems Expo and Air Show

Indonesia bought 12 ANKA drones worth US$300 million

Indonesia signed a contract with Turkish Aerospace (TUSAŞ) worth USD 300 million for 12 ANKA UAVs.

Indonesian Navy Discusses Procuring German Submarines
Navy / Maritime

Indonesian Navy Discusses Procuring German Submarines

German and Indonesian Defence Ministers discuss strengthening relations and cooperation between two countries.

Indonesia Commissions New Combat-Capable VVIP Class Ship
Navy / Maritime

Indonesia Commissions New Combat-Capable VVIP Class Ship

The Indonesian Navy (TNI-AL) inaugurated its new combat-capable presidential ship, the KRI Bung Karno (369), on 01 June 2023.

Indonesian Navy Inaugurates Two New Sampari Class FAC
Navy / Maritime

Indonesian Navy Inaugurates Two New Sampari Class FAC

Indonesian Navy has officially named the two Sampari-class 60M Fast Attack Craft KRI Kapak-625 and KRI Panah-626.

Indonesia’s KF-21 prototype made its first flight
Air

Indonesia’s KF-21 prototype made its first flight

KAI’s fifth KF-21 Boramae prototype jet completed its maiden flight on May 16, 2023. The fighter will belong to Indonesia.

Prabowo Confirms Rafale, Mirage 2000 and F-15EX Acquisition
Bilateral Relations Air

Prabowo Confirms Rafale, Mirage 2000 and F-15EX Acquisition

Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto confirmed that Indonesia is determined to buy Rafale, Mirage 2000 and F-15EX fighter jets.

French Navy’s LHD Dixmude Visits Indonesia
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations

French Navy’s LHD Dixmude Visits Indonesia

French Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) Dixmude L9015, visited Indonesia to boost bilateral defence relations.

Indonesia to Procure Two AEW&C Aircraft
Air Sensors

Indonesia to Procure Two AEW&C Aircraft

The Indonesian Ministry of Finance has approved the acquisition of two new airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft for the Indonesian Air Force.

La Tribune: Indonesia Has Paid an Advance for an Additional 18 Rafales
Air

La Tribune: Indonesia Has Paid an Advance for an Additional 18 Rafales

Indonesia has made a down payment to acquire 18 Dassault Rafale jets, a contract for which was signed in April 2022.

Indonesia Receives first C-130J-30 Super Hercules
Air

Indonesia Receives first C-130J-30 Super Hercules

Indonesian Air Force (Tentara Nasional Indonesia Angkatan Udara /TNI AU) has taken delivery of the first of five C-130J-30 Super Hercules tactical airlifters.

Indonesia Lends C-130 to Turkiye for Disaster Relief
Air Bilateral Relations

Indonesia Lends C-130 to Turkiye for Disaster Relief

Indonesia on Saturday despatched C-130 Hercules and Boeing 737-400 aircraft to Turkiye to transport SAR personnel and logistical support.

Indonesia Returns to KF-21 Boramae Programme
Air

Indonesia Returns to KF-21 Boramae Programme

The Deputy Minister of Defence of the Republic of Indonesia attended a Coordination Meeting for the Follow-up Discussion of Payments for KF-21/Boramae/IF-X aircraft.