ST Engineering Secures SGD$543 Mln Contract

September 28, 2010

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Singapore's ST Engineering said on Tuesday that one of its unit has been awarded a contract to buy aircraft and equipment worth SGD$543 million (USD$411.4 million).

The unit, ST Aerospace, will buy 12 M346 aircraft and a ground based training systems for training of fighter pilots of the Singapore Air Force in France.

Italy's Alenia Aermacchi, a unit of Finmeccanica, will supply the planes while Boeing will supply the ground based training system.

The delivery of the first aircraft is expected in 2012, ST Engineering said in a statement.

(Reuters)