My Disgust At Stomp

I write this to the masses, STOMP, and our soldiers, in the hope to encourage the public to think twice before taking out their smart phone and snap a unnecessary picture of an uniformed personnel. *I actually held my horses on this post until recently another joker decided to grab another picture of a NS…

Search Continues in Southern Indian Ocean- Assets Rundown

South Korea is the latest team to deploy an NP-3C Orion to RAAF (Royal Australian Air Force) Pearce Air Force Base in Perth, Western Australia for the Search operation for MH370. Below are a list, not exhaustive, of the assets involved. Air Units: RAAF 4x AP-3C Orion (No.92 Wing) Japan Air Self Defence Force (JASDF) 2…

Updates

Hello all, I have been busy multi tasking lately hence I am slowly down on the writing. Its been some rough week with the MH370 and things going on in Crimea. I will continue to write more soon, so watch this space.   Cheers!

Radar Terminologies You Might Need to Know

Malaysian Acting Transport Minister Hishamuddin Hussein, Chief of Defence, Chief of Royal Malaysian Air Force and other officials held a press conference about an hour ago. Here is one of the replies by RMAF Chief of Air Force “Q: Did the aircraft turn back? A: There is a ‘possible’ turnback. Why ‘possible’? Because we are trying…

Technologies and the Challenges for SAR

It has been 4 days since the disappearance of Malaysian Air Service (MAS) Flight 370 and thus far, there are no confirmed sightings of any debris from the said aircraft. The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) 2x C130s are a fraction of the many aircraft and ships enmassed in South China Sea for the…

The SAF and MH370

I would first like to offer my condolences to the family and friends of the 239 passengers and crew of the ill-fated MH360. Our hearts goes out to you. Latest:Two passengers on board the aircraft were flying with a fake Italian and Austrian passport.  Search efforts via sea has continued throughout the night and Vietnamese…

An Introduction to the A330 MRTT

As most of you may know by now the Republic of Singapore Air Force has confirmed its purchase of the Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (MRTT), known as the Voyager in the UK and KC-30 in Australia although its configuration is largely different. Although Mindef has not disclosed the total number of units bought,…