Singapore To Announce New Fighter In Coming Months

Credit: F-35B: DOD
KUALA LUMPUR—Singapore will choose a replacement for the Lockheed Martin F-16 in the coming months, its defense minister says, identifying the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning as a candidate. “In the market you can only choose what is out there,” Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen says. “When air forces are...
Marhalim Abas

Marhalim Abas, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, covers Southeast Asian defense. He has worked as a journalist specializing in Southeast Asia defense and security since 1994, initially with the New Straits Times newspaper.

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