Sukhoi fighter aircraft 27/30 Squadron Air Force base 11 Wing 5 Sultan Hasanuddin , Monday ( 22/12 ) , carrying out the exercise test-fired an air-to – ground in AWR ( Air Weapon Range ) Takalar South Sulawesi , using the type of train bombs P – 100 made in the country .
“At this time , the manufacturer has produced ten P – 100 practice bombs . Of the ten , six of our test in two days . While the four will be a prototype , to be submitted to the Air Force Headquarters , Headquarters military and DoD , “said Squadron Commander Air 11 Air Base ( airfield ) Sultan Hasanuddin , Iko Lieutnant Son told AFP in Jakarta .
He said , of the bomb test P – 100 training is very suitable to be used or placed in Sukhoi SU – 27SK and SU – 30MK . ” Perhaps after further evaluation , this kind of bomb will be used mainly for training , ” he said , adding .
Bomb train P – 100 is the result of cooperation with the AU Dislitbang CV . Sari Bahari Malang , East Java .
The bomb has a length of 1,130 millimeters , weighs 100-125 pounds , and a diameter of 273 millimeters . The bomb was made from nodular iron for body , steel VCN 15 to suslug ( hardpoints to be installed in the aircraft ) , and ST – 37 for the tail section , with a length of 410 millimeters . Equivalent to the Russian -made bombs , OFAB 100-125 .
Exercise weapons test carried out during the two days , witnessed by the Young Marshal TNI Pangkoopsau II Yushan Sayuti and Sultan Hasanuddin Air Base Commander Air Marshal TNI IB.Putu First World , the official staff Koopsau II , Sultan Hasanuddin air base as well as officials from TNI headquarters staff Air Force at the shooting scene Takalar AWR .
The Sukhoi pilots who engage in exercise activities including a 5 Wing Commander Col. Mustafa Arief Pilot , Squadron Commander Lt. Col. Pilot Air 11 W Iko ‘s son , Major Pilot Yosta Riza , Major Pilot Lucky S and Major Pilot David Tamboto .