Singapore To Deploy Radar-Equipped Aerostat

KUALA LUMPUR—Singapore is set to deploy a radar-equipped aerostat that will provide continuous surveillance of air and sea some 200 km (120 mi.) beyond its borders. The 55-meter (180-ft.) long aerostat, built by U.S. manufacturer TCOM, is under test prior to entry into service with Singapore, the...
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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