Singapore celebrates its 52nd birthday today with a spectacular National Day Parade at The Float@Marina Bay. The show this year include a dynamic defence display segment where the armed forces showed their hardware and capabilities, the usual parade and ceremony segment, some stage performance acts and the favourite grand finale fireworks show which draws a crowd of 150000 to the Marina Bay Waterfront.
The 2017 Paris Air Show marks the The F-35 Lightning II’s debut aerial demonstration. Critics have been saying that the F-35 is not maneuverable and not competitive in the Within Visual Range (WVR) arena. Lockheed Martin and USAF developed the show routine to silence these with a ‘BEAST’ of a performance. The demonstration was flown […]
PHOTO FEATURE | 40 IMAGES The Paris Air Show 2017 was held on 19 – 25 Jun 2017 at Le Bourget, France. As the biggest show in the world, it boasted 2381 exhibitors from 48 countries and hosted 322000 visitors in total despite the heat wave in Paris during the show period. 140 aircraft including […]
MAphotoSG spoke with Christophe Nurit, Vice President, Asia-Pacific, Sales & Marketing, during Rotorcraft Asia 2017 to learn how Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company, intends to grow its presence further in the Asia-Pacific region after almost seven decades, through its successes and future technologies. Editor: What is Sikorsky’s takeaway from its participation in the inaugural Rotocraft […]
Last month, WingsOverAsia (WOA) held its first WOA Private Aviation Show at Hangar 66, located in Seletar Aerospace Park, Singapore. The 4-day event from 20-23 April was split into 2 sections, with the first two days for trade visitors, featuring seminars and networking sessions. The final days were for the public, especially for aviation enthusiasts […]
With a strong growth in the Asian aviation market, MAphotoSG sat down with Sameer Rehman, Managing Director, Bell Helicopter Asia, at Rotorcraft Asia 2017 to learn more about the company’s perspective on the market and directions in addressing it. Editor: What is Bell Helicopter’s objectives for participating in the inaugural edition of Rotorcraft Asia 2017? […]
At this year’s LIMA ‘17, the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) was represented by two SAAB JAS 39C Gripens from 701 Squadron, Wing 7, based at RTAFB Surat Thani. A single Gripen performed in the daily flying displays until Friday, and both aircraft departed back to Thailand on Saturday. The RTAF has been present at […]
In our very first interview feature on our site, our Editor had the opportunity to sit down with Dr Dinesh A. Keskar, Senior Vice President, Sales, Asia Pacific & India, Boeing Commercial Airplanes, at last month’s LIMA ’17 exhibition in Langkawi, Malaysia. In a short interview, Dr Dinesh shared his observations of the Asian market and […]