After years of neglect, the Indonesian Army Aviation (TNI-AD) is now set for some radical modernization in a bid to stem the country’s increasing threats. A deal for eight AH-64E Guardian helicopters worth around $500 million was announced in August 2013, but it is not clear if a contract has been signed. The original DSCA (Defense Security Cooperation Agency) notification quoted a figure of $1.42 billion to cover all the associated weapons (including 32 Hellfire missile launchers and 140 Hellfire AGM-114R3 missiles), support and other associated equipment. According to the U.S.
Achmad Yani International Airport
ExecuJet Aviation has begun aircraft handling operations at a temporary general aviation terminal at Indonesia’s Bali International Airport. The facility is ExecuJet’s first to open following the last year’s signing of an MoU with state-owned Indonesian airport manager Angkasa Pura I for the design, construction and management of general aviation terminals at up to 13 airports in the Asian country.
ExecuJet and Angkasa Pura 1 announced today that they have signed a memorandum of cooperation to design, construct and manage as many as 13 general aviation terminals at airports in Indonesia under the management of Angkasa Pura 1. The agreement was recently signed by ExecuJet Asia managing director Graeme Duckworth and Tommy Soetomo, the president, director and CEO of Angkasa Pura 1, an Indonesia state-owned enterprise that manages airports and air traffic services in East Indonesia.