One of the biggest—and certainly most costly­—military aircraft on the ramp at the Singapore Airshow will be the Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) Conformal Airborne Early Warning (C-AEW) system, based on a Gulfstream G550 (see photo). Four of them joined the Singapore air force in 2006-08. It was the start of a trend. Saab is planning two announcements at Singapore, both concerning new developments in high-end intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance ...

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