RSAF’s New Commercial Campaign

Follow the Singapore Army’s How Far Would You Go commercial campaign ,the Republic of Singapore Air Force has released a trailer of their latest commercial. Called ‘One Force’, the latest ad had snippets of the SPYDER SAM system, the F-15SG and the RSAF C3 unit. One will also able to download the “OneForce” app on…

Newsflash-RSAF Opts for A330 MRTT

French Aviation magazine Air & Cosmos has just reported, according to government and industry sources, that the Republic of Singapore Air Force has signed for six Airbus A330 MRTT tanker aircrafts to replace the current four KC-135, and relieving the KC-130s from tanker duties. The Airbus edges out on competition from Boeing’s KC-46 and Israeli…

Stretching the Buck- SAF’s Life Extension Rundown Pt 2

Upon Singapore’s independence in 1965, the government immediately saw the utmost need to build up her armed forces to protect the small island state. The urgency grew when in 1968, the British decided to withdraw all of their presence East of the Suez Canal by 1971. Cash strapped Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) started their journey…

On Standby-The Singapore Rescue Coordination Centre

Just yesterday evening, a man was missing off the waters of Singapore, 4km south of Kusu Island, after falling off from a passenger ferry to Batam. The Singapore Rescue Coordination Centre (RCC) was stood up that same night for an operation in search for the missing man. At press time, 2 MPA vessels and one…