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Indonesia’s Naval Modernization in Focus with New Fast Attack Craft Order
January 09, 2019
Indonesia’s Naval Modernization in Focus with New Fast Attack Craft Order
Jakarta continues to add to its capabilities in spite of the challenges that remain.
Indonesia’s Naval Modernization in Focus with New Fast Attack Craft Order
Naval Visit Spotlights Indonesia-Philippines Maritime Ties
October 22, 2018
Naval Visit Spotlights Indonesia-Philippines Maritime Ties
A recent interaction highlighted the ongoing activity in this aspect of the relationship.
Naval Visit Spotlights Indonesia-Philippines Maritime Ties
New PC-40 Vessels Highlights Indonesia’s Navy Modernization
September 24, 2018
New PC-40 Vessels Highlights Indonesia’s Navy Modernization
The Southeast Asian state continues to make incremental progress in its efforts amid lingering challenges.
New PC-40 Vessels Highlights Indonesia’s Navy Modernization
New PC-40 Vessel Spotlights Indonesia’s Navy Modernization
July 11, 2018
New PC-40 Vessel Spotlights Indonesia’s Navy Modernization
A look at what the commissioning of a new vessel means for Indonesia's wider defense modernization.
New PC-40 Vessel Spotlights Indonesia’s Navy Modernization
What’s in the Indonesia Navy’s New Tank Landing Ship?
July 09, 2018
What’s in the Indonesia Navy’s New Tank Landing Ship?
A look at the broader significance of a recent vessel launch.
What’s in the Indonesia Navy’s New Tank Landing Ship?
What the Arrival of Indonesia’s Second South Korea-Built Submarine Means
May 19, 2018
What the Arrival of Indonesia’s Second South Korea-Built Submarine Means
The development has put the spotlight on Jakarta’s capabilities and its relationship with Seoul in the defense realm.
What the Arrival of Indonesia’s Second South Korea-Built Submarine Means
Exercise Komodo 2018 Puts Indonesia Navy in the Spotlight
May 01, 2018
Exercise Komodo 2018 Puts Indonesia Navy in the Spotlight
The Southeast Asian state will host the biggest iteration yet of its biennial multilateral exercise.
Exercise Komodo 2018 Puts Indonesia Navy in the Spotlight
Indonesia Gets a New Submarine From South Korea
April 28, 2018
Indonesia Gets a New Submarine From South Korea
Jakarta took a step towards getting another South Korean-built submarine, putting the spotlight once again on its capabilities.
Indonesia Gets a New Submarine From South Korea
Indonesia Launches New PC-40 Warship
March 29, 2018
Indonesia Launches New PC-40 Warship
Jakarta unveils another vessel that marks a capability boost amid familiar challenges that remain.
Indonesia Launches New PC-40 Warship
3 Years Later, Where Is Indonesia's 'Global Maritime Fulcrum'?
November 22, 2017
3 Years Later, Where Is Indonesia's 'Global Maritime Fulcrum'?
Messy maritime security governance will have implications for Jokowi's ambitious maritime vision.
3 Years Later, Where Is Indonesia's 'Global Maritime Fulcrum'?
Indonesia Warships in Philippines on Goodwill Mission
November 01, 2017
Indonesia Warships in Philippines on Goodwill Mission
The goodwill and cooperation mission emphasizes the ongoing maritime cooperation between the two countries.
Indonesia Warships in Philippines on Goodwill Mission
Indonesia, Singapore Conduct Mine Countermeasure Military Drills
August 28, 2017
Indonesia, Singapore Conduct Mine Countermeasure Military Drills
Joint-MINEX occurs as both countries commemorate 50th anniversary of ties this year.
Indonesia, Singapore Conduct Mine Countermeasure Military Drills
Indonesia: A New Shipbuilding 'Magnet' from ASEAN to Africa?
July 18, 2017
Indonesia: A New Shipbuilding 'Magnet' from ASEAN to Africa?
The head of the country’s state-owned shipbuilder offers a rather optimistic reading despite the familiar challenges that remain.
Indonesia: A New Shipbuilding 'Magnet' from ASEAN to Africa?
Why Did Indonesia Just Rename Its Part of the South China Sea?
July 17, 2017
Why Did Indonesia Just Rename Its Part of the South China Sea?
Jakarta is willing to take new moves to signal even more clearly its long-held legal positions.
Why Did Indonesia Just Rename Its Part of the South China Sea?
Indonesia Gets First SIGMA 10514 Warship
January 27, 2017
Indonesia Gets First SIGMA 10514 Warship
Delivery of first of two vessels proceeds as scheduled.
Indonesia Gets First SIGMA 10514 Warship
Indonesia's First SIGMA 10514 Warship Completes Sea Trials
September 16, 2016
Indonesia's First SIGMA 10514 Warship Completes Sea Trials
Tests for first SIGMA 10514 guided-missile frigate have gone well as delivery date approaches.
Indonesia's First SIGMA 10514 Warship Completes Sea Trials
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