Bombardier believes Asian carriers’ desire to grow in the face of slot constraints at capital city airports will lead them to adopt smaller aircraft so they can fly nonstops between secondary cities and help free up slots by bypassing the capital city airports altogether.
SINGAPORE — Incongruously wearing a civil aircraft registration, the obviously military Super Heron HF unmanned air vehicle (UAV) comes to Changi bedecked with sensors for a wide variety of surveillance missions and surrounded by the flags of some of the 20 or so countries that use the basic Heron system.
Occupying pride of place in the static display, outside the Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) chalet (CD03), the HF will be unveiled today.
Hawker Pacific Pty, the Australia-based international integrated civil and military aerospace sales and maintenance group, operates authorized service centers and sales representation for Bell Helicopter, Textron Lycoming and Beechcraft.
SINGAPORE - The Super Heron HF unmanned air vehicle (UAV) comes to Changi bedecked with sensors for a wide variety of surveillance missions and surrounded by the flags of some of the 20 or so countries that use the basic Heron system.
In an exclusive interview with ShowNews on the eve of the show, Singapore Minister of Transport Lui Tuck Yew spells out why aerospace and transportation are key to the future prosperity of the island nation.
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