Model for Type 218 Sub

The model and design for Republic of Singapore Navy’s future submarine, Type 218SG has broke light at IMDEX 15. Coffee n ┬áBullets (CnB) managed to catch a glimpse of the model at German sub maker, Thyssen Krupp’s booth at this year’s IMDEX Asia 15. The model was labelled Type 218 on the name plate, with…

RSN Names New Ships

The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) has released the names for their eight new Littoral Mission Vessels (LMV). The LMV will eventually replace the eleven Fearless-class Patrol Vessel in service now. The eight names are: Independence Sovereignty Unity Justice Indomitable Fortitude Dauntless Fearless If these names strike a cord or two, they are the current…

Value of Air (and Sea) Projection in HADR

Aerial warfare has be around for little over a century, and it has played its part in shaping the battlefield. When a massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the peaceful country of Nepal on 25 April 2015, wide scale destruction was seen across the capital city of Kathmandu. More than 8 million people were affected and…