Ukraine and Indonesia strengthen cooperation in the defence sphere


Ukraine and the Republic of Indonesia intend to extend cooperation in the defence sphere. This agreement was reached as a result of a meeting between the Director General of the «Ukrspecexport» Vadym Nozdria and members of the Indonesian Air Force delegation, arrived to Ukraine.

Director General of the “Ukrspecexport” assured of the readiness of the Ukrainian party to support the high dynamics of the partnership development within the implementation of bilateral projects in the aviation industry, mainly in maintenance and modernization of aircraft. Relevant contracts were signed during the meeting.

«Indonesia has been a good partner of Ukraine in military and defense partnership for long, and we are interested in benefiting from the military and technical potential of our countries», Vadym Nozdria said.

Indonesia is an important partner of Ukraine in Southeast Asia. The basis for the development of military and technical cooperation between our countries is the Agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Republic of Indonesia on cooperation in defence sphere, which outlines the general principles of bilateral cooperation in defence sphere of mutual interest.

The parties may also cooperate in the procurement of weapons and military products within the joint projects and production, supply of weapons, military equipment, and other military products, maintenance and modernization of weapons.