Singapore is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to invest in new technology and upgrade its equipment. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS Singapore is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to invest in new technology and upgrade its equipment. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS
Singapore is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to invest in new technology and upgrade its equipment. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS

US approves sale of 12 F-35 fighter jets to Singapore

  • The city state is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to replace its ageing F-16 fleet
  • Singapore’s defence ministry said formal terms of the deal would be negotiated after approval from Congress

Topic |   Singapore
Singapore is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to invest in new technology and upgrade its equipment. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS Singapore is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to invest in new technology and upgrade its equipment. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS
Singapore is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to invest in new technology and upgrade its equipment. Photo: Los Angeles Times/TNS
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