U.S. military to participate in Singapore International Airshow
Headquarters Pacific Air Force Public Affairs
/ Published February 10, 2016
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii --
The U.S. military will participate in the 2016 Singapore International Airshow at the Singapore Changi Airport and the Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore, Feb. 16-21, 2016.
The airshow is a biennial event and is the largest defense exhibition and biennial international tradeshow in the Pacific. This year’s exhibition will be the 5th iteration since its inception in 1996.
A cross-section of U.S. military aircraft and equipment are scheduled to be present through static displays and aerial demonstrations, including the C-17 Globemaster III, E-3 Sentry, KC-135 Stratotanker, B-52 Stratofortress, P-8 Poseidon, C-12 Huron, MV-22 Osprey, AH-64E Apache, MH-60R Seahawk, CH-47 Chinook, F-22 Raptor, F-16 Fighting Falcon, and F-18 Super Hornet.
Through participation in airshows and regional events, the U.S. demonstrates its commitment to the security of the Indo-Asia-Pacific region, promotes equipment interoperability, displays the flexible combat capabilities of the U.S. military, and creates lasting relationships with international audiences to strengthen the bonds that support partnership building throughout the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.