Surabaya: President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo is scheduled to inspect the KRI Alugoro-405 submarine in East Java, Monday, January 27, 2020. The KRI Alugoro-405 is the first submarine to be worked on by PT PAL Indonesia (Persero).
The Alugoro submarine is the third submarine in the first batch of submarine development cooperation between PT PAL Indonesia (Persero) and Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME). The success of the Alugoro submarine construction makes Indonesia the only one in Southeast Asia capable of building submarines.
After reviewing the Alugoro submarine, Jokowi is scheduled to head to the submarine production hangar to review the overhaul panel of the KRI Cakra-401 submarine. Jokowi is also scheduled to lead a limited meeting on the policy of developing main weapons systems.
After lunch, the President will visit Gresik Regency to hand over certificates of land rights to local residents. After that, the President will go to Juanda International Airport to then take off back to Jakarta.
Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment Luhut Binsar Panjaitan, Minister of State-Owned Enterprises Erick Thohir, Minister of Agrarian and Spatial Planning / Head of National Land Agency Sofyan A. Djalil, and Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung accompanied the President on the work visit. As well as the Head of the Presidential Secretariat Heru Budi Hartono, Military Secretary to the President, Maj. Gen. Suharyanto, Commander of the Paspampres Maj. Gen. Maruli Simanjuntak, and Special Staff to President M. Fadjroel Rachman and Putri Tanjung.