BANDUNG - Commander of the TNI, Gen. Hadi Tjahjanto said it still needs the addition of some equipment from the heli aircraft which today was handed over by PT DI to Kemenhan.
"It still has to be added, because its function is to anti-submarine. Mid-year is ready for one plane, until the end of year two can be ready, "he explained, Tuesday (9/1).
In addition to the reinforced equipment, he added crew controllers and driver of the plane will also be added and upgraded.
He said there is still a need for additional aircraft for the type of Casa 212 as many as 9 units, 7 to 9 units of heli attack for the Army and as many as 11 units of helicopters AKS or anti-submarine.
"All the production of PT DI, and currently still done, 2019 target has been completed," he said. jo