Singapore Airshow 2018: PTDI teams up with Indonesian diplomatic corps to promote aircraft platforms internationally

08 February 2018

Key Points

  • Jakarta’s embassies and defence attaches worldwide have been enlisted to market Indonesian defence products internationally
  • Move represents a concerted push by the country’s government and defence industries to aggressively pursue new export opportunities, especially in developing countries

Buoyed by recent export successes, aerospace company PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) and other state-owned defence companies have enlisted the help of its diplomatic corps to further promote its product internationally, the company told Jane’s at the Singapore Airshow 2018.

Among regions where such arrangements are now ongoing include West Africa, Central Asia, and Southeast Asia, said Ade Yuyu Wahyuna, PTDI’s vice-president of sales.

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