Jakarta, CNN Indonesia —
TNI Commander Laksmana Yudo Margono appointed Pnb Colonel Taufiq Arasj as the new Atang Sendjaja Air Force Base Commander. Taufiq replaces First Marshal Suliono.
This appointment was stated in the Decree of the Commander of the Indonesian National Armed Forces No. Kep/338/III/2023 concerning Dismissal from and Appointments in Position within the Indonesian National Armed Forces dated March 29.
Taufiq replaces the position of First Marshal Suliono who is now lined up as Director of the Kodiklatau.
Apart from Danlanud Atang Sendjaja, Danjen Kopassus was also transferred. The old official, Major General Iwan Setiawan, was appointed as Pangdam XII/Tanjungpura.
Iwan’s position was replaced by Brigadier General Deddy Suryadi, who was previously Kasdam IV/Diponegoro.
Yudo also replaced the Head of the Indonesian Military Information Center from Rear Admiral Kisdiyanto to First Admiral Julius Widjojono.
Kisdiyanto was then placed as a Political Review Expert at Lemhannas. While Julius was previously Kadispenal.
As a whole, there were 219 high and middle officers in three dimensions of the TNI, the Army (AD), Navy (AL), and Air Force (AU) who were transferred and rotated.