Rehearsal Peak Angkasa Yudha 2016 in NatunaDogfight [ARC]
Four fighter each and two Sukhoi 11 Air Squadron Sultan Hasanuddin air base with two F-16 Air Squadron 16 Lanud Suwondo Pekan Baru, conduct air battle over the skies Ranai Natuna Islands, Riau Islands (4/10). The air battle is dirty rehearsal of peak exercise scenarios Air Force "Angkasa Yudha 2016" in the title in the Natuna Islands.
Sukhoi Su-27 / 30MKI Flankers of Air Squadron 11 Air Force were stationed at Hang Nadim International Airport, Batam, fly rehearsal exercises highlight Angkasa Yudha 2016, which was centered around Ranai Natuna regency, October 6 next.
"Today we fly to rehearsal top event Angkasa Yudha in Ranai. Sukhoi will serve as one of the attackers on a bombing mission targets at sea," said Commander of Air Squadron 11 Air Force, Lt. Col. Airmen David Hamzah, after landing at the International Airport Hang Nadim, Monday afternoon.
In rehearsals, three Sukhoi Su-27/30 MKI flown to Natuna Islands to join a variety of other combat aircraft flying from Natuna Islands.
When he was about to land at Hang Nadim International Airport, three Sukhoi Su-27/30 MKI Flankers had a chance to maneuver. One of the best vertical flight even then swoop before twisting and landing.
"That's one way to train agility for fighter pilots. Agility was necessary for Air Force fighter pilot," he said.
In the main event later, he said, the Sukhoi Su-27/30 MKI will include the original air-ground bombing targeting a target vessel or other targets that have been installed in waters around Natuna Ranai Airport.
"Starting Wednesday, around here have been sterilized. Because the bomb was installed," said Hamzah.
Currently as many as five Sukhoi Su-27/30 MKI been alerted in Batam. On October 6 the number of Sukhoi Su-27/30 MKI at Hang Nadim International Airport will become seven units and F-16 Fighting Falcon 10 units. [Vom Kriege]