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Indonesia received the first American combat helicopters AN-64 Apache Guardian

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According to Indonesian media, on December 18, 2017, the first three Army-delivered first military vehicles were delivered from the United States to the Lahumad Ahmad Yani Airport in Semarang (Java) by Boeing C-17A Globemaster III US military transport aircraft aviation Indonesia combat helicopter Boeing AN-64E Apache Guardian.


Indonesia received the first American combat helicopters AN-64 Apache Guardian


In total, according to the US-Indonesian intergovernmental agreement concluded in 2012 within the framework of the US program of foreign military sales Foreign Military Sales (FMS), Indonesia acquired eight AN-64 Apache Guardian helicopters of new production, four of which should be equipped with AN / APG-78 Longbow radar. The total cost of this sale is 1,42 billion dollars, including technical support, training and supply of weapons, including 140 AGM-114R3 Hellfire missiles, bmpd blog writes.

It is reported that five other AN-64 helicopters under this agreement are to be delivered to Indonesia in February 2018. The AN-64E helicopters will enter service with the 11 th squadron of the 1 th wing of the Indonesian Army Aviation based in Semarang. Now this squadron is equipped with eight Bell 205A-1 multi-purpose helicopters and eight NBell 412 helicopters.
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  1. xetai9977
    xetai9977 20 December 2017 12: 51 New
    +6
    Great choice. But too expensive!
    1. corporal
      corporal 20 December 2017 13: 34 New
      +1
      Quote: xetai9977
      but too expensive!

      The costs will be justified, there the Islamists began to move.
  2. Lexus
    Lexus 20 December 2017 13: 15 New
    +3
    Interestingly, and with the Americans they are also calculated palm oil?
  3. rocket757
    rocket757 20 December 2017 13: 17 New
    +2
    Trade at full height, well done Trampulya.! If these d-d-d-d-ds do not choose him for a second term, they can really regret it!
    What about us? And we have one figs, anyone will run over!
    1. Mihanishche
      Mihanishche 20 December 2017 13: 20 New
      +6
      Trump is ours! More recently, there were so many howls here. The joy was irrepressible, and Obama was softer, it turns out. :)))
      1. corporal
        corporal 20 December 2017 13: 36 New
        +2
        Quote: Mikhanishche
        More recently, there were so many howls here. The joy was indefatigable

        Meehan, you screamed too quickly. wink
        1. rocket757
          rocket757 20 December 2017 14: 07 New
          +4
          Did he scream? Ek, how quickly he changed his shoes!
      2. rocket757
        rocket757 20 December 2017 14: 06 New
        +3
        Yes, yes, I also laughed ... I was for Clinton - understandable, predictable, etc. it would have come down!
  4. san4es
    san4es 20 December 2017 13: 51 New
    +4
    Helicopters AN-64E will go into service on the basis of the 11th squadron of the 1st wing of the army aviation of Indonesia, based in Semarang

  5. shmelik45
    shmelik45 20 December 2017 16: 02 New
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    $ 1,42 billion, for 8 helicopters and 140 missiles, well, plus something else. This is how much one apache 150 lyam, one rocket 2 lyam. such a normal divorce on the headstock from the Americans.