Indonesia to Secure F-15 Deal This Week

Indonesia to Secure F-15 Deal This Week
Indonesia to Secure F-15 Deal This Week

Indonesia is closing on acquiring F-15 Eagle jets. Indonesian Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto is scheduled to meet with United States Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin and CIA Director William Burns.


Jakarta continues to arming process despite financial problems and anti-corruption procedures. Indonesian minister is expected to seek a deal for F-15 jets during a meeting with his U.S. counterpart. 
Indonesia to Secure F-15 Deal This Week 
Indonesian Air Force also approved the acquisition of the F-15. Jakarta is expected to reach a deal on an F-15EX fighter for 36 aircraft. The United States also gave the green light for export. Indonesia determined a platform requirement because of the confrontation with China in the South China Sea. The export platforms are expected to be upgraded in line with Indonesian necessities. After the sale, planes are expected to be named F-15IDN.