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(Translated via Google Translate): http://finance.detik.com/read/2014/05/21/080655/2587848/1036/jet-tempur-made-in-indonesia-diproduksi-massal-mulai-2022?991104topnews
Jet Fighter Made in Indonesia Bulk Produced in 2022
Jakarta-Indonesia and South Korea are developing a jet fighter. The program is named Korean Fighter Experiment / Indonesian Fighter Experiment (KFX / IFX).
For the Indonesian version of the IFX named. To develop and produce this 4.5 generation fighter, it takes at least 8 years. Program KFX / IFX or fighter F-16 competitor, from development to production table will take 8 years or it could be mass produced by 2022 as planned.
"To make it normal military aircraft 8 years. Moreover, small-scale ordinary fighter plane that just 4 years. Production in 2022. Prototype should fly in 2020. Was already flying. It was for the 2 countries, "said President Director of PT Air Indonesia (Persero) Budi Santoso to detikFinance when met at the Parliament Building, Jakarta, as quoted on Wednesday (05/21/2014).
IFX fighter Indonesian version will be developed and produced at PT DI facility in Bandung, West Java. In this year, will enter Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD). This phase 1-year retreat of schedule.
Prior to EMD, Indonesian engineers to study and prepare for technology readiness and human resource fighter.
"I should have started in 2013 but pushed back one year to 2014 due to the change of president in South Korea," he said.
Budi explained, aircraft technology KFX / IFX will adopt the 4.5 generation aircraft or aircraft superior to the F16. However, development costs are much cheaper.
"So the inn, looking for more advanced aircraft than the F16 but our target is cheaper than the F16. Something we like it, "sbeutnya.
Prototype or prototype IFX / KFX be lifted up from 2020. Then 2 years later entered a new phase of mass production. May call Indonesian Budi perform advanced development because the aircraft must be adapted to the geographical conditions and the threat to Indonesia. The adjustment process can take 1 to 2 years.
"All weapons systems must be adapted to the conditions of their own countries. Is the enemy, geographical or his condition. What happened in Korea it different in Indonesia. He is a continent surrounded by ocean while our country, "he explained.
Budi explained that to meet the needs of the Indonesian military, F16 fighter competitors will be produced approximately 50 units. Production process and delivery of the aircraft will begin running from 2022 to 2030. Consequently fighter development program faced many times the change of government
"It's changing the president many times as we see it completed delivery of the last aircraft may 2030. Was from 2022 but if you add another yes continue," he said.