CHANGI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, Singapore — A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress bomber conducted a flyover during the 2018 Singapore International Air Show at Changi Exhibition Centre here Feb. 10.
The flyover was part of the U.S. presence at the air show, the largest defense exhibition and international tradeshow in the Pacific, Feb. 6-11. This year’s exhibition marks the 6th iteration since its inception and also highlights the Republic of Singapore Air Force’s (RSAF) 50th anniversary.
“The U.S. is honored to participate in the Singapore International Air Show and celebrate alongside the RSAF as they observe 50 years of dedicated service to their nation,” said Gen. Terrence J. O’Shaughnessy, Pacific Air Forces commander. “Our commitment to Singapore and the entire region is demonstrated through the participation of so many U.S. military members, airframes and equipment, as well as the presence of our U.S. military leadership.”
Approximately 140 U.S. personnel and a variety of U.S. military and international aircraft are participating through static display and aerial demonstrations. Appearing for the first time at the airshow, the U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lighting…
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