BREAKING NEWS! THAILAND TO REOPEN IN 120 DAYS

16 June 2021, Thailand Prime Minister – General Prayuth Chan-o-cha rolled out a country road map and set goal to fully open the country in 120 days. All businesses able to resume normally and visitor free to travel without quarantine. This is a calculated risk required to support the economy The government targeted 50 million Thai’s […]

ROYAL THAI AIRFORCE MODERNIZATION PLAN FOR THE NEXT DECADE

Over the 10-year period (2010 – 2020), the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) allocated budget increases at an average of 4.25 % per year. According to RTAF 20-Year Strategy, the focus of Air Power modernization will be qualitative rather than quantitative, leading to emphasis on capability enhancement of sensors and fire power. The RTAF White […]

Military Satellite Napa-1 to Boost Royal Thai Airforce Capability

Military Satellite Napa-1 to Boost Royal Thai Airforce Capability Recently, the Royal Thai Air Force launched its first satellite and will play a crucial role in the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) Defense System. The Napa-1 satellite would have cameras crucial to the RTAF’s Defense System while strengthening national security and preventing threats. Napa-1 satellite […]

FOUR NEW COMMANDERS IN CHIEF OF THE THAI MILITARY FORCES APPOINTED

His Majesty the King has approved the annual reshuffle of the three armed forces. The key appointments for Thailand’s annual military shuffle include General Chalermpol Srisawat as the Chief of Defence Forces, General Narongpan Jitkaewtae as the Commander in Chief of the Royal Thai Army; Admiral Chatchai Sriworakhan as the Commander in Chief of the […]

NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES TAKE OFF IN THAI AVIATION

Recently, Mr. Chettha Mosikrat, Deputy Director-General of the Interior Ministry’s Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) Chaired a meeting of the Joint Aviation Working Group between the Department of Disaster Prevention & Mitigation and the Royal Thai Army. This was to discuss the use of buildings and aircraft hangars for the helicopters at the […]

MAJOR TRI-SERVICE ASEAN DEFENCE AND SECURITY EVENT SET TO EXPAND FURTHER IN 2022 SHOW

Southeast Asia is the next growth opportunity for defense and security manufacturers. It is becoming clear that ASEAN is one of the fastest growing defense and security spending regions in the world resulting in numerous exciting business opportunities for manufacturers in the industry. DEFENSE & SECURITY 2022 is a one-stop platform and each edition presents […]