The 11th Exercise of Garuda Shield, TNI AD and US Army in Sukabumi

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For the 11th time the Garuda Shield Joint Exercise (Latma) between TNI AD and the US Army was held in Indonesia. This exercise involves an army of troops from the 303 / SSM Kostrad Brigade, Battal 13/1 Kostrad and Penerbad.

While the US Army dropped its troops from United State Army Pacific (USARPAC) and 103rd Infantry Division (103rd Infantry Division) and US Army Aviation.

In a press release received by the editor, today it was found that the opening ceremony was held in Mayonif 310 / KK Cikembar Sukabumi with Inspector of Brigadier General Joko Purwo Putranto who served as Chief of Staff of Infantry Division 1 Kostrad accompanied by Col Roger T. Pukahi Commander of the Troop Force Command -103, Hawaii Army National Guard.

In the mandate of the Commander of Infantry Division 1 Kostrad Maj. Gen. Ainurrahman read by Kasdivif 1 Kostrad stated that the aim of this Latma is to improve the skills and skills of trainees according to the UN General Standards Training Module and to improve the cooperation of Army with USARPAC.

The latma was held in two places, namely in Yonif 310 / KK and Kostrad Training Area in Cibenda, Sukabumi, involving 732 Army and 335 US Army soldiers.

"What distinguishes this exercise with Latma earlier is the involvement of Helly Tempur MI 35 and MI 17 belonging to the Army and Apache and Blackhawk belonging to the US Army," he explained.

For information this exercise will last until September 29, 2017. (Hadi)

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