Military Airlift APAC 2018

Asia Pacific's First and Only Military Airlift Event

Singapore, Singapore

Enhancing Strategic and Tactical Air Lift Operations through Multi-Role Aircraft Capabilities in Asia-Pacific

Rapidly changing and evolving geo-political landscapes in Asia-Pacific continues to shape operational requirements for both strategic and tactical military airlift operations. As regional Air Forces continue to define new capability requirements and manage existing transport fleets and assets, there remains a strong emphasis on finding the right aircraft that can fulfil both strategic and tactical airlift operations.

Coupled with an increasing focus on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations in, the Military Airlift APAC Summit which will deliver senior stakeholders from regional Air Forces and industry to brainstorm best practices, strategies and capabilities in fulfilling both strategic and tactical airlift operations in an ever-evolving security domain.

Why You Need to Attend Military Airlift APAC 2018

  • Acquire first-hand information about upcoming airlift procurement programmes from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, New Zealand, Australia, Philippines and more!
  • Discover the latest cost-effective, innovative solutions for multi-role airlift operations that are fit-for-purpose in Asia Pacific and Southeast Asia
  • Deep dive into strategic airlift operations, technological innovations and air-to-air refuelling for APAC
  • Debate resource-pooling strategies and applicability in Southeast Asia and Asia Pacific
  • Bridge the gap Between strategic and tactical airlift requirements in Asia and find out if there is an answer to multi-role platform requirements in APAC

Topics that will be addressed include:

  • Changing trends in strategic and tactical airlift operations in Asia Pacific
  • AAR and Aerial Refuelling Capabilities and Operations in the region
  • Best practice case studies from regional Air Forces in HADR missions and multilateral operations
  • Procure vs Upgrade? Understanding what Regional Air Forces are looking to Procure in the next 5 Years
  • Air-to-Air Refuelling Capabilities for APAC Air Forces- Overcoming Challenges in Standards and Data
  • Multi-Role Capabilities Platform: Can You Do More with Less?
  • Modernising Your Airlift Capabilities: What You Need to Consider in APAC

VIP Speakers and Confirmed Guests

  • Lt. General Dato' Sri Hj Abdul Mutalib bin Datuk Hj AB Wahab, Air Operations Commander, Royal Malaysian Air Force
  • Wing Commander Dean Bolton, Executive Officer, 86th Wing, Air Mobility Group, Royal Australian Air Force
  • Air Vice Marshall Fajar Prasetyo, Commander, Operational Command 2, Indonesian Air Force
  • Senior Officer, 220th Airlift Wing, Philippine Air Force
  • Brigadier General Dato' Muhamad Norazlan bin Aris, Assistant Chief of Staff, Planning and Development, Royal Malaysian Air Force
  • Air Vice Marshal Tamsil, Commander of Operational Command 3, Indonesian Air Force
  • Air First Marshal Andi Kustoro, Chief of Intelligence, Indonesian Air Force
  • Colonel Dedy Gahazy, Commanding Officer, C170 Squadron, Indonesian Air Force
  • Colonel Tan Chee Kee, Air Operations, Royal Malaysian Air Force
  • Dr. Wu Shang-Su, Research Fellow, Military Modernization, RSIS
  • Ridzwan Rahmat, Senior Reporter, Aerospace, Defence and Security, IHS Janes
Conference Day One - Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Conference Day Two - Wednesday, November 28, 2018


Sofitel Singapore City Centre
9 Wallich Street
Singapore 078885
Phone: +65 6428 5000

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Military Airlift
Event details
Organizer : IQPC Asia
Venue : Sofitel Singapore City Centre, Singapore, Singapore
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-18972