Belgium completes M109A4 SP Howitzers Delivery to Indonesia

  • Our Bureau
  • 12:38 PM, July 11, 2018
  • 3761
Belgium completes M109A4 SP Howitzers Delivery to Indonesia
M109A4 BE artillery systems

The Indonesian Army received its final batch of M109A4 BE self-propelled howitzers, along with 4 command posts and one mobile crane unit on Monday, the local media reported today.

Delivery of the first batch of M109A4 BE self-propelled howitzers took place last  year. These 155mm self-propelled howitzers are part of a total of 38 are second-hand M109s that Indonesia is received from Belgium.

The M109A4 is an improved version of howitzers with Nuclear,Biological and Chemical protection, including air purifiers, heaters, and Mission Oriented Protective Posture (MOPP) gear and adds an additional hydraulic filter, for a total of two.

The M109A4-BE is manufactured by Belgium and is part of the self-propelled family of howitzers.

Also Read

Thales Integrates Kingklip Hull-Mounted Sonar on Indonesia’s Warship

June 27, 2018 @ 02:11 PM

Indonesia to have Eight Squadrons of Fighter Jets by 2024

June 11, 2018 @ 03:38 PM

Indonesia Army Receives Eight Boeing Apache Helicopters

May 17, 2018 @ 09:46 AM

Indonesian Air Force Receives Final F-16 Fighter Aircraft Delivery

March 16, 2018 @ 03:32 PM

U.S. Army Evaluates Upgraded Paladin Howitzers

January 11, 2021 @ 07:42 AM

American Ordnance to Supply 155mm Howitzer High Explosive Projectiles to Austria and...

September 24, 2018 @ 10:11 AM

Indonesia’s Contract to Buy Su-35 Fighters Likely to come into Effect this...

August 13, 2018 @ 09:30 AM