Category: Military

SINGAPORE PLANS TO BUY 4 F-35s WITH OPTION FOR 8 MORE

U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters from the 58th Fighter Squadron, 33rd Fighter Wing, Eglin AFB, Fla. perform an aerial refueling mission with a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 336th Air Refueling Squadron from March ARB, Calif., May 14, 2013 off the coast of Northwest Florida. The 33rd Fighter Wing is a joint graduate flying and maintenance training wing that trains Air Force, Marine, Navy and international partner operators and maintainers of the F-35 Lightning II. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Donald R. Allen/Released)

SINGAPORE – March 1, 2019. According to Reuters, Singapore plans to buy an initial 4 F-35 fighter jets from Lockheed Martin, with an option to purchase 8 more, as it looks to replace its ageing F-16 fleet, the city-state’s defense minister Ng Eng Hen said earlier today. Ng Eng Hen said in parliament that the

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VIDEO – JAPANESE ‘AIR FORCE ONE’ AND ‘AIR FORCE TWO’ DEPARTING FROM AMSTERDAM AIRPORT FOR THE LAST TIME

JASDF Air Force One

AMSTERDAM AIRPORT SCHIPHOL – January 10, 2019. Last month Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Netherlands with the ‘Air Force One and Two’ for a one day visit to Dutch Prime Minister Rutte. This was unfortunately the last time ever that the JASDF B747 visited the Netherlands. The 2 JASDF B747s – Air Force

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