Excellence New Navy Helicopter, Anti-Submarine
Indonesian Navy bring anti-submarine helicopter AS565 Panther types. This helicopter is more powerful than other choppers belonging to the TNI (Indonesian Army).
The advantages of this aircraft is cruising the high strength and presence detection of a range of enemy submarines wider . This helicopter also has good stability for landing on a warship .
For indonesian military aviators , artificial Eurocopter helicopters are difficult to overcome. Pilots should be able to land the ship when the ship’s condition is unstable due to the swing or the ocean waves speeding . ” So , the pilot must align the movement of the ship , so the helicopter to the ship of war must have a wheel landing systems such as Panther , because there is a suspension holding the beat while landing , ” said Chief Information Center Indonesian Navy First Admiral Fortunately Suropati , Monday, 28 April 2014 .
Indonesian Navy plans to bring a new helicopter squadron or artificial Eurokopter 16 . Currently the Indonesian Navy is in dire need of anti – submarine helicopters that . Therefore , the indonesian Navy has not had a helicopter anti – submarine qualified .
Fortunately helicopter Newcomer hope this can initiate the development of air power belongs Indonesian Navy . Therefore , in 1950-1970 , the Indonesian Navy has the largest air force in Southeast Asia . ( Read : Specifications helicopter from the U.S. Army )
At that time , the Indonesian Navy already has an anti – submarine aircraft Fairey U.S. . 4 Gannet made in the UK . The aircraft is classified as great as the killer submarine . More sinister again , the Navy could have jet bombers IL – 28T artificial Beagle Soviet Union. ” There are still some other aircraft and helicopters , ” he said .