Tanks Go Airborne for Indonesian Military Anniversary

Image: A Tank Firing Mid-Jump
An Indonesian Marine tank jumps and launches missiles during The 69th Republic of Indonesian Military Anniversary on October 7, 2014 in Surabaya, Indonesia.Robertus Pudyanto / Getty Images

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Indonesia marked the 69th anniversary of its military on Tuesday with a ceremonious display of military machinery, including tanks firing their turrets in mid-air. The parade was the biggest in over a decade, and featured the Indonesian Army, Navy and Air Force, overseen by Republic of Indonesia President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.