30 iunie 2018

Singapore to announce F-16 fighter jet replacement plans in few months


By Dewey Sim and John Geddie SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore will announce in the next few months plans to replace its ageing F-16 fighter jets, its defence minister said, listing a number of manufacturers that could be in the running for a deal potentially worth billions of dollars. Singapore’s fleet of around 60 F-16 jets are at the tail end of their service and Ng Eng Hen told reporters it needs to make a decision to replace them soon because training pilots and building facilities for new [...]