Cable ship Star Centurion sinks after collision with tanker Antea in Bintan (VIDEO)

Cable ship Star Centurion sinks after collision with tanker Antea in Bintan (VIDEO)

The Indonesian Navy has deployed several vessels after the Vanuatu-registered cable ship the MV Star Centurion collided with the Hong Kong-flagged tanker MT Antea on Sunday morning in Bintan waters, Riau …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Accidents
Bakker Sliedrecht delivers electrical auxiliary propulsion system of second PKR guided missile frigate designated for the Indonesian Navy

Bakker Sliedrecht delivers electrical auxiliary propulsion system of second PKR guided missile frigate designated for the Indonesian Navy

Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding has delivered the second and final Perusak Kawal Rudal (PKR) guided missile frigates designated for the Indonesian Navy. Bakker Sliedrecht was, just as on the first frigate, responsible …
Dec 11, 2017 /  Naval
Indonesian navy detains Singapore vessel for smuggling goods in Batam waterway

Indonesian navy detains Singapore vessel for smuggling goods in Batam waterway

A Singapore-flagged vessel, along with its 12 crew members, was detained by the Indonesian navy on Sunday for allegedly smuggling used television sets, refrigerators and other household items from the city state. A …
Oct 19, 2016 /  Vessels
First SIGMA 10514 PKR frigate for Indonesian Navy completes sea trials (Video)

First SIGMA 10514 PKR frigate for Indonesian Navy completes sea trials (Video)

The first of two SIGMA 10514 PKR naval frigates for the Indonesian Navy has successfully completed its sea trials as of 7 September. This is a major milestone on a project for which the first steel was cut in …
Sep 14, 2016 /  Naval
Indonesian Authorities Detain Second Singaporean ship captain

Indonesian Authorities Detain Second Singaporean ship captain

Another Singaporean boat captain, along with his crew and passengers, have been detained for allegedly trespassing in Indonesian waters. Captain Ricky Tan Poh Hui was piloting the Malaysia-flagged vessel, the Seven Seas …
Aug 25, 2016 /  Vessels
Tanker HAI SOON 12 hijacked off Pulau Belitung, Indonesia; The ship released, pirates arrested

Tanker HAI SOON 12 hijacked off Pulau Belitung, Indonesia; The ship released, pirates arrested

On May 8, the ReCAAP ISC received information on the mobile app from a shipping company about the loss of communications with one of their ships, a Kiribati-registered oil product tanker, Hai Soon 12. The shipping …
May 10, 2016 /  Piracy
MAN Engine to Complement Propulsion Aboard Classic Sailing Vessel

MAN Engine to Complement Propulsion Aboard Classic Sailing Vessel

MAN Diesel & Turbo has received an order for an MAN 6L21/31 engine to power a new-building cadet training sailing ship for the Defence Ministry of the Republic of Indonesia. The engine will be used to power the …
Feb 11, 2016 /  Curious
Indonesia launches a piracy prevention program

Indonesia launches a piracy prevention program

In an attempt to improve security in the country’s territorial waters, the Indonesian Navy’s Western Fleet (Armabar) plans to launch a piracy prevention program. “This program aims to raise awareness …
Jan 3, 2016 /  Piracy
Indonesian Navy detains three Filipino fishing vessels

Indonesian Navy detains three Filipino fishing vessels

The war on illegal fishing continued on Sunday (Nov 8) as the Indonesian Navy seized three Philippine boats being used for illegal fishing in North Sulawesi waters. Navy spokesman Admiral M. Zainuddin said on Wednesday …
Nov 11, 2015 /  Curious
Indonesia to sink 70 foreign vessels on country’s Independence day

Indonesia to sink 70 foreign vessels on country’s Independence day

Indonesia, under the leadership of Jokowi have decided to conduct the largest public sinking of foreign vessels to date. During the celebrations for the 70th year of the Indonesian Independence on August 17, the …
Aug 11, 2015 /  Curious