Some Photos from Rising 50

Last week the Indonesian Air Force (TNI-AU) and Republic of Singapore Air Force conducted a combined flypast over Singapore to celebrate 50 years of diplomatic relations. We had a rare chance to fly to Pekan Bahru where the TNI-AU and RSAF F-16s landed for a post event celebration. Detailed report of this event will be…

Army Open House – Spot the Hardware

The Army Open House (AOH) is back after five years. This year as before, the event is held at the F1 Pitstop, and although I am not a big fan of this site, the organisers have very good reasons to make it as accessible to the public as possible. The key highlight of any open…

Preview Pics of JS Izumo

I had the privilege to visit JS Izumo (DDH183) just a day after it arrived, here in Singapore. She will be participating in the IMDEX and International Maritime Review before heading to the Indian Ocean for Ex. Malabar.

Heron 1 FOC

The Republic of Singapore Air force Heron 1 attained Full Operational Capability on 15 March 2017. A great use of the Singapore Flag that is usually seen on national day, the State Flag gave the hanger a great sense of duty and purpose.

Beginning Of The End

The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) has decommissioned their first Fearless-class Patrol Vessel, the RSS Independence, marking the start of the RSN’s transition into the next generation littoral fleet. The decommissioning event was held at Tuas Naval Base, at a sunset ceremony on March 8 2017. With the crew lined up in their No.1 uniform,…

PHIBLEX 33

Recently I was in the Philippines for Exercise PHIBLEX 33, covering for numerous publications. Brain is running on fumes now after writing over thousands of words within three days. Some sneak peaks from the air and land for you.

Picture:RSAF A330 MRTT Mod-ed and Flying

Beautiful isn’t she, RSAF’s first MRTT made her maiden flight after a year of modding and installation of military systems including the refuelling boom. Deliveries will happen in 2018, and will look better in grey.   Credit: Airbus Defence and Space