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Indonesian Air Force Modernization
« on: December 16, 2017, 08:20:41 PM »
Indonesia outlines aviation plans | Janes - 15 December 2017
The plans, which have been drawn up by the service chief under the concept of ‘No area left without air cover’, would see a redeployment of resources as well as the acquisition of new equipment.

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Future organisational plans include the addition of three squadrons of combat aircraft to the eight it already has; the addition of heavy, medium, and tactical transport squadrons; a new helicopter squadron; and the standing up of two squadrons of unmanned aerial vehicles. Equipment plans comprise the procurement of four airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) systems; four aerial refuelling tankers; counter-terrorist helicopters; an undisclosed number of amphibious aircraft; as well as 12 ground-based radar systems.