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ST Engineering’s Terrex-s5 Serial Production Starts
Land Expo and Air Show

ST Engineering’s Terrex-s5 Serial Production Starts

ST Engineering’s Terrex-s5 wheeled armoured combat vehicle is ready to start production.

Naval Group Involves in Formidable-class MLU
Navy / Maritime Modernisation

Naval Group Involves in Formidable-class MLU

Naval Group signed a contract with ST Engineering Marine Ltd. for the mid-life upgrade of Formidable-class frigates.

TKMS Launches the Forth Type 218 Submarine for Singapore
Navy / Maritime

TKMS Launches the Forth Type 218 Submarine for Singapore

Singapore is preparing for its last Invincible-class air-independent propulsion (AIP)- equipped diesel-electric submarine, RSS Inimitable.

ST Engineering Reveals Next-Generation SAR Rifle
Weapon / Missile Ammunition Expo and Air Show

ST Engineering Reveals Next-Generation SAR Rifle

Singaporean ST Engineering has revealed the follow-up to its SAR-21 assault rifle with new features during the Singapore Airshow.

Elbit Unveils Hermes 650 Spark UAS
Unmanned Systems Expo and Air Show

Elbit Unveils Hermes 650 Spark UAS

Elbit Systems unveiled a new tactical UAS, the Hermes 650 Spark, at the Singapore Airshow.

Singapore’s F-16s are Armed with Rafael’s Python-5 Missiles
Weapon / Missile Modernisation Air

Singapore’s F-16s are Armed with Rafael’s Python-5 Missiles

Singapore Air Force (RSAF) revealed that its upgraded F-16 fighter jets are armed with Python-5 short-range air-to-air missiles.

Singapore to Receive Second Type 218SG Submarine Impeccable
Navy / Maritime

Singapore to Receive Second Type 218SG Submarine Impeccable

The RSN will receive its second Type 218SG submarine soon. The German TKMS sent the submarine as cargo to Singapore.

Singapore Adds Eight F-35B to RSAF Fleet, Making 12
Air

Singapore Adds Eight F-35B to RSAF Fleet, Making 12

Singapore Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen said that they decided to purchase eight F-35B fighter aircraft from the U.S.

USD 450 Million for Each Singaporean Submarine
Navy / Maritime

USD 450 Million for Each Singaporean Submarine

Germany is carrying out the design, activities of Type 218SG submarines. The total cost of the programme is announced as USD 1.8 billion.

Singapore Launches Two Invincible 218SG Class Submarines
Navy / Maritime

Singapore Launches Two Invincible 218SG Class Submarines

German TKMS has unveiled two Type 218SG diesel-electric attack submarines under construction for the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN).

Singapore Acquires Orbiter 4 Close Range Surveillance UAV
Unmanned Systems

Singapore Acquires Orbiter 4 Close Range Surveillance UAV

MINDEF confirmed that it has acquired an unspecified number of Orbiter 4 Close-Range Unmanned Air Vehicles (CR-UAV) from Israeli firm Aeronautics.

Singapore Announces a 6.5 per cent İncrease in its Defence Budget for 2022
Country

Singapore Announces a 6.5 per cent İncrease in its Defence Budget for 2022

Singapore has set a 2022 defence budget of SGD16.36 billion (USD12.16 billion), a nominal increase of SGD1 billion above the amount in 2021.

IAI Presented Anti-Ship Missile Blue Spear
Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

IAI Presented Anti-Ship Missile Blue Spear

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) unveiled its newest surface-to-surface missile, Blue Spear, at the Singapore Airshow.

TUSAŞ Exhibits Turkish Fighter TF-X in Asia for the first time
Air Expo and Air Show

TUSAŞ Exhibits Turkish Fighter TF-X in Asia for the first time

Turkish Aerospace (TUSAŞ) is visiting the Singapore Airshow to promote its Turkish Fighter jet (TF-X) Program to the Asian market for the first time.