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First MC-130J deployment to South Korea

The MC-130J Commando II from the 353rd Special Operations Group landed in South Korea for the first time on Feb 23. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Divine Cox The special mission aircraft...

U.K. has 16 WAH-64s in storage

The British Ministry of Defence (MoD) confirmed to IHS Jane’s that sixteen of its WAH-64 attack helicopters have been placed in storage since January. Photo by “The 2010 Strategic Defence and Security Review and...

RAAF’s first F-35A pilot takes flight

Squadron Leader Andrew Jackson is Australia’s first pilot to fly the F-35A. Jackson created history at Luke Air Force Base on Mar. 17. Photo: Lockheed Martin …read more Read more here:: Alert5 (Air)

T-X, future T-38 jet replacement, requirements released

The U.S. Air Force has released requirements for the T-X trainer aircraft family of systems that will replace the T-38 Talon, Mar. 20. “T-38 560FTS RandolphAFB 2001” by Photographer’s Name: SSGT Jeffrey Allen, USAF...

Brazilian tanker deal with IAI nears take off

​After long delays, the Brazilian government has allocated the required budget for the purchase of three converted Boeing 767-300s that will serve as aerial tankers. The conversions will be performed by Israel Aerospace Industries....

Fixed price for LRS-B

Strong indication of prototype activity …read more Read more here:: Key Aero Military

USAF Sustainment Center and NGC Enter Into Partnership Agreement

The U.S. Air Force Sustainment Center and Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) recently signed an enterprise public-private partnership agreement that establishes terms and conditions for future weapon system sustainment activities between the Air Force and...

OPINION: Why US protectionism is bad for everyone

​The home of the free market has always had an ­ambivalent attitude to foreign competition, from Japanese cars threatening Motor City in the 1970s to cheap imports squeezing farmers. The USA may be a...

Australia’s 1st F-35A Pilot Takes Flight

Australia first F-35A pilot, Squadron Leader Andrew Jackson, yesterday [AEST] took his first flight in an F-35A aircraft at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, United States. The flight was on the morning of Wednesday...

Belarus to get four Yak-130 aircraft in April

Belarus will get four combat and training aircraft Yak-130 in April, BelTA learned from Oleg Demchenko, President of Irkut Corporation. “We are going to deliver four Yak-130 aircraft to Belarus in April,” said Oleg...

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