A delegation from Ukraine’s largest aircraft designer and manufacturer, SOE Antonov, headed by the Chief Engineer A.I. Semenets effectuated a working visit to the Republic of Indonesia.
With the support of the Embassy of Ukraine, a comprehensive presentation of the state-owned enterprise’s products was held in the city of Jakarta. The presentation attracted significant attention from representatives of central and local authorities, the armed forces, and national airlines. The Indonesian participants were impressed with the products on offer, especially the aircraft types which are designed to work in tropical climates, high-altitude conditions, and in destinations with airports of minimal infrastructure.
In the course of the visit the Ukrainian delegation was invited to the Dirgantara Indonesia aircraft enterprise in the city of Bandung, where possibilities of cooperation and creation of a joint enterprise for the production of An aircrafts in Indonesia.
The Ukrainian delegation and their Indonesian partners agreed to further assess market demand for An airplanes in Indonesia. They also adopted a plan for the further development of relations.