Thailand Appoints CAA to Draft New Drone Regulations

Thailand Appoints CAA to Draft New Drone Regulations

CAA International (CAAi), the technical cooperation arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority, has been appointed by the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) to draft new drone regulations. The nine-month project aims to enable CAAT to safely integrate the...
Japan to Export Defense Radar System to the Philippines

Japan to Export Defense Radar System to the Philippines

The Philippine Department of National Defense (DND) formally signed a contract to purchase an air surveillance radar system from Japan’s Mitsubishi Electric Corp. (MEC). The acquisition of the air surveillance radar system is part of the horizon 2 modernization...
Indonesia Plans Purchase of Eurofighter Typhoon Jet Fighters

Indonesia Plans Purchase of Eurofighter Typhoon Jet Fighters

The Indonesian Defense Minister, Prabowo Subianto, has expressed interest in buying 15 second-hand Eurofighter Typhoons from the Austrian Air Force, stating that the procurement aimed to modernize the country’s Air Force. Austria purchased the 15 Typhoons back in 2002...
Japan to Export Defense Radar System to the Philippines

Langkawi to Have New Malaysian Sea Surveillance System (MSSS)

The Malaysian government is installing a new Malaysian Sea Surveillance System (MSSS) worth MYR 100 million (USD 23 million) by this year to monitor the coastal waters between Langkawi and the east coast area of Peninsular Malaysia. The new MSSS will be utilized to...
ST Engineering and IAI Partner to Sell Advanced Naval Missile Systems

ST Engineering and IAI Partner to Sell Advanced Naval Missile Systems

Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering), through its land system division, announced the signing of a partnership with state-owned Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), which resulted in setting up a joint venture (JV) company in Singapore, with both parties...
Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Exploring Opportunities in the Vietnam Market

Thai Shipbuilder Launches New Patrol Vessels for the Royal Thai Navy

Marsun Limited, a Thai shipbuilding company, has built two more M36-class patrol boats which will enter service with the Royal Thai Navy (RTN), with the boats being built at the company’s facilities in Samut Prakan, and construction of the two boats started in June...
Quang Tri to Have USD 350 Million Domestic Airport

Quang Tri to Have USD 350 Million Domestic Airport

The Quang Tri Domestic Airport will be constructed under a public-private partnership (PPP) model with total investment capital of USD 348.26 million, which will be mobilized from the state budget and private enterprises. The airport will include a 10,000 m2 terminal...