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Category: Air

IAF inducts first four of 15 Chinook helicopters

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has inducted the first four of 15 Boeing CH-47 Chinook heavy-lift helicopters ordered in late 2015. “The Chinooks will provide the IAF with the battle capability that was not...

Private equity firm to acquire Marand

Australian firm Marand Precision Engineering announced on 25 March that it will be sold to funds managed by Sydney-based private equity company CHAMP. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. In statement, David...

LIMA 2019: General Atomics pursues Reaper opportunity in Malaysia

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc (GA-ASI) is positioning its MQ-9 Reaper medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to meet a requirement in Malaysia to boost maritime surveillance capability. Terry Kraft, GA-ASI’s regional vice-president...

Belgian Sea King conducts last flight

The fifth and last Belgian Sea King helicopter made its last flight on 21 March 2019. The five search-and-rescue (SAR) helicopters had been operating from Koksijde on the Belgian North Sea coast since 1976,...

US Navy reveals plan for extended range SM-6 missile

The US Navy (USN) has disclosed plans to fast-track the development and fielding of an extended range version of the Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) missile associated with the navy’s Aegis weapon system. Known as SM-6...

Russia deploys S-300 to Baltiysk amid tension with US

The Russian army began moving components of its S-300 long-range surface-to-air missile (SAM) systems from Gvardeysk to Baltiysk, westernmost town in Russia. In a series of posts on Twitter on 22 March, military blogger...

31st MEU practise seizing island and airfield

The U. S. Marine Corps 31st MEU recently practise seizing an island and airfield as part of a new expeditionary advanced base operations (EABO) fighting concepts. https://alert5.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/DOD_106557698-1024×576-1769k.mp4 Source …read more Read more here:: Alert5...

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