A final batch of 18 M109A4 self-propelled howitzers (SPHs) arrived in Indonesia from Belgium on 9 July at the port of Tanjung Priok in Jakarta, an Indonesian Army (Tentara Nasional Indonesia-Angkatan Darat: TNI-AD) official has told Jane’s .
As of 12 July the 155 mm SPHs were still with the port authorities and clearing customs formalities ahead of delivery to the TNI-AD, the source added. Local media reported that the equipment also includes four command posts and one mobile crane unit. The first batch of M109A4s was reportedly delivered in July 2017 as part of a contract signed with Belgium for 38 of the SPHs.
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