KRI Bima Suci Returns to Surabaya

November 13, 2019 (Google Translation) – The KRI Holy Rifle-945, a training vessel for the Indonesian Youth and Navy Academy (AAL) pride, after carrying out a 99-day voyage and sailing in 9 neighboring Asian Australia regions, is returning home today. Tuesday (12/11) KRI Bima Suci which has carried out the Task Force (Satgas) cruise diplomacy of the nation’s ambassador titled “Maritime Fulcrum Brotherhood” which is currently anchored at the dock of the 2nd Fleet Command in Surabaya, upon his arrival was greeted with a flower-bearing from the Armada Commander (Pangarmada)…

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USCGC Stratton Takes Part in CARAT Indonesia 2019

August 2, 2019 – The Coast Guard Cutter Stratton (WMSL 752) arrived in Indonesia Wednesday as part of its planned participation in Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Indonesia 2019. “2019 marks the 70th anniversary of relations between the United States and Indonesia,” said Vice Adm. Linda Fagan, the Coast Guard’s Pacific Area commander. “Our close partnership is built on a foundation of shared democratic values and common interests, including a commitment to strengthening maritime governance and security across the region.” As the U.S. Navy’s longest running regional exercise in…

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Singapore and Indonesian Navies Celebrate 25th Edition of Exercise Eagle Indopura

July 24, 2019 – The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) and the Indonesian Navy (TNI AL) are conducting the 25th edition of Exercise Eagle Indopura from 18 to 25 July. The exercise is conducted in three phases – the harbour phase in Surabaya, Indonesia; the sea phase in the Java Sea, Karimata Strait and Singapore Strait enroute to Singapore; and culminating in the post-exercise shore phase in Singapore. The RSN deployed a Formidable-class Frigate RSS Steadfast, a Victory-class Missile Corvette RSS Vigour, and an Independence-class Littoral Mission Vessel RSS Justice…

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INS Rana at Surabaya for Exercise Samudra Shakti

November 12, 2018 – INS Rana of the Eastern Fleet based at Visakhapatnam under the Eastern Naval Command is on deployment to the South East Asia and arrived at the port of Surabaya to participate in the inaugural edition of Indian Navy – Indonesian Navy Bilateral Exercise ‘Samudra Shakti’ scheduled from 12 to 18 Nov 18. The aim of the exercise is to strengthen bilateral relations, expand maritime co-operation, enhance interoperability and exchange best practices. The exercise would start with a Harbor Phase scheduled from 12 to 15 Nov encompassing…

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