• Marder tracked down [ID14D1]

    Being shown for the first time in Asia at Indo Defence 2014 (Outside Hall A) is the Marder Evolution from Rheinmetall. Using independent research and development funding, the German company has developed the Marder Evolution specifically for the export market. Marder Evolution draws on experience

  • Missile pairing pitched to Indonesian Navy [ID14D1]

    European guided weapons house MBDA (Hall D, Stand 261) has proposed a twin-track approach to meet the ship self-defence needs of the Indonesian Navy’s (TNI-AL’s) two newest surface combatant classes. The company is pitching its VL Mica point defence missile system for the two SIGMA 10514

  • ASTROS II boosts firepower [ID14D1]

    Indonesia has taken delivery from Avibras Indústria Aeroespacial of Brazil (Hall D, Stand 271) of the first batch of ASTROS (Artillery Saturation Rocket System) II artillery rocket systems (ARS), which were ordered in 2012. The contract is valued at US$402m and covers the supply of a

  • BrahMos tested to the limit [ID14D1]

    India’s BrahMos supersonic cruise missile has recorded test successes during recent land and sea-based firing events. Developed and manufactured by BrahMos Aerospace Pvt Ltd (Hall D, Stand D113), a joint venture between Russia’s NPO Mashinostroeyenia and India’s Defence Research

  • Spotlight on Indian corvette [ID14D1]

    With a history dating back to 1884, Kolkata- based Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd (GRSE) boasts a proud pedigree in the design and production of naval vessels, symbolised by the recent delivery of the first Project 28 corvette to the Indian Navy. Having built India’s first

  • Helicopters for all tasks [ID14D1]

    harjah, UAE-based AAL Group Ltd (Hall B, Stand B022) has added AAL Paci c to the group’s global family of specialist helicopter operators. AAL Paci c started operations in Indonesia in June 2014, bringing rotary-wing professionals to Southeast Asia, all experienced in operations in remote and

  • Multi-beam radar on test [ID14D1]

    Thales Nederland has begun testing its new-generation NS 100 E/F-band 3D dual-axis multi-beam radar at its Hengelo facility ahead of commencing customer deliveries next year. Building on Thales Nederland’s established pedigree in both rotating and fixed-face shipborne radars, notably the

  • Typhoon blows in hot and fast [ID14D1]

    Euro fighter is here in Indonesia to promote the Typhoon multi-role warplane as a potential answer to the country’s airpower needs. e European consortium (Hall D, Stand 033) has labelled its marketing e fforts as ‘Lepas Landas’ – ready for take-o – and not only is Euro

  • Future of threat detection [ID14D1]

    Airbus Defense and Space Inc (Hall A, Stand A049) is presenting its new SONEX-P portable explosives threat detection system, offering visitors the opportunity to witness live demonstrations. “The SONEX-P system represents the future of threat detection,” said David Romaine, SONEX-P

  • Ranai naval base being upgraded [ID14D1]

    The Indonesian Navy (Tentera Nasional Indonesia – Angkatan Laut, or TNI-AL) has begun upgrading its naval base at Ranai in Riau Islands to support a planned increase in ship numbers in the region. Speaking on 14 August in Jakarta, TNI-AL Chief of Staff for the Western Fleet (KOARMABAR)

  • Indonesia is top showcase [ID14D1]

    With a surfeit of defence-related shows and conferences filling the calendar year, defence companies have the unenviable task of selecting those that which offer the best possibilities for sales and an acceptable return on investment. Against this backdrop, Indonesia has emerged as

  • INDO DEFENCE 2014: Exhibitor List

    Here is the list of exhibitors for Indo Defence 2014


    05 – 08 November 2014, JIExpo, Jakarta, Indonesia Welcome to the IHS Jane's Indo Defence 2014 show site. The 6th Indo Defence Exhibition takes place from 05 – 08 November at JIExpo, Jakarta, Indonesia On this website you will find comprehensive editorial coverage from the official


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