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#1 Dawes

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Posted 10 January 2020 - 0856 AM

Looks like they opted for the "B" variant:

 

https://www.dsca.mil...apore_20-06.pdf


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#2 Panzermann

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Posted 10 January 2020 - 1300 PM

Odd choice for Singapore. Do they expect to take off from highways and basketball courts in Singapore?


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#3 Stuart Galbraith

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Posted 10 January 2020 - 1420 PM

Singapore can into supercarrier. :D
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#4 Burncycle360

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Posted 10 January 2020 - 1445 PM

Tis a tiny country vulnerable to first strikes, seems pragmatic to me.  Run them off container ships if you had to.


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#5 Special-K

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Posted 10 January 2020 - 1552 PM

Don't they also have one or more amphibious assault ships that can fly them?


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Posted 10 January 2020 - 1555 PM

They expect to take off from HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Prince of Wales.


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