France-Indonesia Defense Cooperation

Indonesian Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto received an honorary visit from the Minister of the Armed Forces of the French Republic HE Mrs. Florence Parly and her delegation at the Ministry of Defense, Jakarta, Thursday (10/2).

The bilateral meeting between the two ministers ended with the signing of several cooperation agreements, namely

  • A contract for the purchase of 6 Rafale fighter aircraft between the Ministry of Defense and Dassault
  • MoU for cooperation in the research and development of submarines between PT PAL and the Naval Group
  • MoU for cooperation Offset and ToT programs between Dassault and PT DI
  • MoU on cooperation in telecommunications between PT LEN and Thales Group
  • Cooperation in the manufacture of large-caliber munitions between PT Pindad and Nexter Munition