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Singapore gets the green light to buy F-35s

Singapore gets the green light to buy F-35s 10 January, 2020

The U.S. government on Thursday formally approved Singapore to become the next customer of the F-35 joint strike fighter.

Singaporean Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen announced that the country would submit a letter of request to the U.S. government to purchase four F-35B, with the intention of a total of 12 B models with at an estimated cost of $2.75 billion, according to the Defence Security Cooperation Agency.

Singapore typically buys its fighter aircraft in small batches.

 

 

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