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As the first civilian foreigner, Hen took a half-an-hour flight in Tejas at the Kalaikunda airbase here.
"It is an excellent aircraft and it is very impressive," Hen told reporters here.
He praised Air Vice Marshal A P Singh, the pilot who flew the Tejas, saying he felt as if he was riding a car and not flying in a fighter aircraft.
Indian defence sources said Singapore has evinced interest in Tejas.
During the Bahrain air show where Tejas aircraft was showcased, some countries in the Middle East had also shown interest, the defence sources said.
Air Vice Marshal Singh who flew Ng is the project director of the National Flight Test Centre-Aeronautical Development Agency.
The Singapore Defence Minister is scheduled to meet his Indian counterpart Nirmala Sitharaman in Delhi tomorrow.
"Bilateral defence ties between our two countries are strong and it is getting stronger," Ng said.
Singapore Air Force is holding joint military training with their Indian counterpart at the Kalaikunda airbase.
Asked about the joint military training, Ng said, "I hope this will continue for long".
Such an exercise was first held in Kalaikunda in 2007 and since then regular joint training has been held at the air force station here.