The P-8 crews were very forthcoming about how the platform differs from the P-3 Orion it is replacing. Saab is very keen to sell this fighter across Asia and the Pacific, with interest in Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines. Besides the usual exhibits and static displays, the event saw the return of aerobatic flying displays put up by the Airbus ABlack Knights of the Republic of Singapore Air Force and the Roulettes of the Royal Australian Air Force.
Boeing has provisionally defined two versions: Their display was a huge hit with the audience on the public days.
Venue[ edit ] The selected venue for the permanent site of Singapore Airshow is situated on a plot of land just beyond the northern edge perimeter fencing of Changi Air Basewhich was itself located due east of the nearby Singapore Changi Airport.
The company advertises fully automated operations with a 1. The pilot walked away with minor injuries, but it was enough to ground the entire team. The show hosted 20 country pavilions, with Switzerland, New Zealand, Singapore airshow and Romania Singapore airshow their inaugural presence.
Outside the Bombardier pavilion was the Global business jet in the static display. Kallman Worldwide took pride in helping the United States aerospace and defense industry build on its established leadership position in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region during the Singapore Airshow, Februaryat Changi Exhibition Centre.
The fact that this incredible machine is at the spearhead of aviation technology was not lost on the RAAF P8-Poseidon aircrew that this author spoke to at the event. Second row from left: Feb 08 The Singapore government is "seriously evaluating" a future Singapore airshow of F jets, the head of Lockheed Martin Corp's international business said on Thursday.
At their stand the company was profiling their Special Mission derivatives, boasting more than specialised aircraft in service with 40 countries. Depending on their expressed interests, Pavilion staff personally escorted them to exhibitors who could best serve their needs.
Specifically designed as a low-observable and highly survivable surveillance and strike platform, the Star Shadow is envisioned to have a maximum take-off weight MTOW of 4, kg and feature a truncated diamond-shaped airframe measuring an overall length of 7. Often companies save major business announcements for these airshows to make use of the heavy and holistic media presence.
This will certainly put pressure on Bombardier who will see its two main competitors join forces, following on from the new deal between Bombardier and Airbus. This year, the Republic of Singapore Air Force has its 50th anniversary.
Deals and announcements[ edit ] Aircraft orders[ edit ] Prior to the commencement of the Singapore Airshow, deals to be announced or concluded was expected to reach into billions of dollars.
However it would not be beyond the realm of imagination to see countries like Indonesia turning to China to supply armed UAVs if there is a need for such capabilities.
The media spotlight on her presence in the Pavilion during the show attracted extra attention and interest in U. On the 6th of February a KAI T Golden Eagle which is part of the Black Eagles aerobatic team taking part in airshow veered off the runway during take off, it subsequently crashed and caught fire.
The event also hosted the Aviation Leadership Summit. Note that the old site is a good 2 kilometres due west of the current one. First row from left: Go CS Singapore team! Saudi Arabia and Egypt are also said to have ordered, or are operating, the Wing Loong II, although this has not been confirmed.
Upon its completion, the hall was promptly named as the Changi Exhibition Centre to set it apart from the Changi International Exhibition and Convention Centre which had been in use by the Asian Aerospace exhibitions from to Boeing confirmed the configuration of its new MAX, with orders now standing at Aircraft, the bulk of which are to be delivered to carriers in the Asia-Pacific region.
They were shown surrounded by, and loaded with, a formidable array of munitions and weaponry. Notably, seven state departments of economic development and commerce — Arizona, California, Idaho, Maryland, Missouri, New York and Oregon — hosted their own state-branded pavilions featuring state-based co-exhibitors within the larger USA Partnership Pavilion.
Feb 09 Indian navy, air force fighter jet contests to heat up in Media in category " Singapore Airshow" The following files are in this category, out of total. (previous page) (). The edition of the Singapore Airshow opens February 6, with some new features, and a variety of associated forums and conferences.
Regular visitors will find the same layout at the show site. Star UAV System Co Ltd, a Chengdu-based developer of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), has unveiled its export-oriented Star Shadow unmanned air vehicle (UCAV) concept at the Singapore Airshow Speaking a day before the start of the Singapore AirshowJohn Brosnan, BAE.
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Chinese firm shows off two drones in a first for Singapore Airshow By: Mike Yeo February 7 Get an up-close look at some Chinese drones at the Singapore Airshow, both of which bear a striking.Download