F-16s Arrive in Madiun

On July 25 three F-16 C/D (Block 25) Aircraft arrived Iswahyudi Air Base in Madiun, Indonesia.  These are the first three of twenty-four U.S. grant aircraft scheduled to be delivered to Indonesia through the end of 2015.

The U.S. and Indonesian militaries are working together to build bilateral and regional capacity to respond to common security threats, and boosting cooperation on issues such as humanitarian assistance/disaster relief, maritime security, and international peacekeeping.