Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Profile of Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto, Candidate of TNI Commander in Lieu of Gatot Nurmantyo.

Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto was elected as TNI Commander to replace General Gatot Nurmantyo who retired. Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto became famous after dismantling corruption cases in the Ministry of Defense Indonesia (Kemenhan), such as the procurement of aircraft and helicopters Kemenhan. Reported by Wikipedia, Marshal TNI Hadi Tjahjanto was born in Malang, East Java on November 8, 1963.

Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto is a high-ranking officer of the Indonesian National Army Air Force (Air Force) graduated Air Force Academy in 1986 and Air Force School of Air Force 1987. Hadi Tjahjanto currently serves as Air Force Chief of Staff (KSAU), he was sworn in as KSAU on January 18, 2017 .

Profile of Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto, Candidate of TNI Commander in Lieu of Gatot Nurmantyo.
Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto

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Hadi started his career at Air Squadron 4 headquartered at Abdulrachman Saleh Air Base, Malang, East Java. The task of Air Squadron 4 is to operate light transport aircraft for Air Support Operations, restricted SARs, and pilot aircraft courses. Hadi's job at the time was to become a Cassa transport pilot. Hadi's career increased rapidly, in 1996, he became Commander of Flight Flight's Flight A Flighty Flight Air Squadron 32 Wing 2 Abdulrachman Saleh Air Base.

Then in 2015, Hadi returned to Lanud Abdurachman Saleh, Malang, as Commander of the Air Force. In the same year, he served as Secretary of the Presidential Military until 2016. Before being appointed as KSAU, Hadi had served as Inspector General of the Ministry of Defense until 2017. Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto was elected Commander of the TNI by President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) because he was considered capable and capable in leading the institution of TNI.

"Marshal Hadi is considered capable and capable, and qualified as Commander of the TNI in accordance with Law No. 34 of 2004 on the TNI," said Special Staff of the President of Communication Field Johan Budi Saptopribowo via short message on Monday (4/12/2017).

The rest, continued Johan, is only a normative reason. The President replaces the TNI Commander because Gatot will enter retirement on April 1, 2018. Meanwhile, since November 2017, Gatot has entered the Pension Preparation Period (MPP).

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Fadli added, in the letter at once delivered that Gatot would be dismissed with respect. Subsequently, the letter will be discussed in the House leadership meeting which was planned to be held Monday afternoon. According to the mechanism, the letter will first be discussed in the Deliberation Council (Bamus) meeting to schedule the fit and proper test by the relevant commission, namely Commission I.