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Singapore Enhances Aerial, Maritime Surveillance Capabilities with 55 m Aerostat
The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) has begun local tests of a 55 m tethered aerostat system that was acquired to enhance the republic's continuous airborne radar coverage and maritime surveillance capabilities.
Publish Date : Nov 30, 2016
The Latest Version of Terrex
TERREX 3 is the latest variant aimed at the export market of the line Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) TERREX 8x8, designed and built with the cooperation between the two companies ST Kinetics (Singapore) and Timoney Technology (Ireland ).
Publish Date : Feb 06, 2017
Singapore Completes Checks on Terrex Vehicles Previously Detained by Hong Kong
The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) has completed a series of checks and maintenance tasks on the nine 8x8 Terrex infantry carrier vehicles (ICVs) previously detained by the Hong Kong authorities, the Singapore Army announced via an official social medi
Publish Date : Feb 08, 2017
Modest Increase for Singapore's 2017 Defence Budget
Singapore has announced a 2017 defence budget of SGD14.2 billion (USD10 billion), a modest increase over spending the previous year. Announced by the government on 20 February, the allocations represents a 1.6% increase against the initial 2016 defe
Publish Date : Feb 22, 2017
SAIC Unveils First Amphibi Combat Vehicle 1.1 to U.S. Marine Corps
CHARLESTON, S.C.--Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) today unveiled its first Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) 1.1 prototype to the U.S. Marine Corps during a ceremony held at the company’s integration facility in Charleston, South
Publish Date : Feb 23, 2017
NZ could Host Singapore's Fighter Jets at Ohakea
Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee confirmed that the Singapore Government in undertaking a feasibility study to determine what the move would entail, including housing and education needs of family. That study needed to be completed before any proposa
Publish Date : Feb 25, 2017
More LPD will be Built by PT PAL
PT PAL CEO M Firmansyah Arifin disclosed that in addition to the three additional, fullyarmed FMBs, the Navy planned to commission a Banjarmasin-class landing platform dock (LPD), an amphibious warship able to transport and land troops as well as equ
Publish Date : Feb 06, 2017
Kelvin Hughes Ongoing Success in Malaysia
“Our ongoing success in meeting the navigational needs of Malaysian maritime forces is further evidence of our ability to deliver the very best situational awareness solutions. In particular, our solid-state SharpEye™ systems offer ultra-high reliabi
Publish Date : Feb 16, 2017
Boeing to Provide Malaysia, Thailand, Australia and Other Countries with Harpoon Missile Spares
The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $12,399,305 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of spares in support of Harpoon and Stand-Off Land Attack Missile-Expanded Response (SLAM-ER) for the Navy (83); and the governments of
Publish Date : Feb 18, 2017
MMEA Builds Six New Vessels to Beef up Security in Sabah, Sarawak
MMEA director-general Datuk Seri Ahmad Puzi Ab Kahar said two of the vessels would be deployed in the waters of Sarawak and Sabah and the remaining in the waters of Peninsular Malaysia to cover areas where the country shared its maritime borders with
Publish Date : Feb 27, 2017
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