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H155 LAH configuration for South Korea

Airbus Helicopters will join with Korea Aerospace Industries in developing two 5-ton class rotorcraft that meet South Korea’s requirements for its next-generation Light Civil Helicopter (LCH) and Light Armed Helicopter (LAH). Both the LCH...

1st Airborne Flights Completed for MAGIC CARPET

Recently, engineers and test pilots at the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division successfully transitioned the newly-developed F/A-18 flight control software called MAGIC CARPET from the virtual world of the simulator to the blue...

​Airbus Helicopters to work with KAI on LCH/LAH programme

Airbus Helicopters has been tapped as the foreign partner to help Korea Aerospace Industries develop a five-tonne rotorcraft under the country’s requirement for a Light Civil Helicopter (LCH) and Light Armed Helicopter (LAH). …read...

Chinese CH-4 MALE UAV Drone found in Iraq

Chinese CH-4 MALE UAV Drone found in Iraq. CH-4 unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) is developed by the China’s Aerospace Long-March International Trade Company (ALIT). ALIT’s assistant president Yang Yunli confirmed at the IDEAS...

Indonesia not ready to take over airspace from Singapore

Indonesia’s Transportation Minister Ignasius Jonan says there are no plans to take over the control of airspace above Riau Islands provinces from Singapore. “Deister-radar” by Herr-K – Own work. Licensed under <a target="_blank" rel="nofollow"...

Iranian Fighter-Bombers Operating in Syria

The Syrian Arab Air Force (SyAAF), entangled in a bloody civil war that will soon reach its four-year mark, relies heavily on Russia and Iran to keep attrition from diminishing its firepower. After having...

WAH-64 made emergency landing on a school field

A British Army WAH-64 attack helicopter had to make an emergency landing on a school field on Mar. 12. Photo: Monmouth School The pilots were on a training flight to Shawbury when the flight...

THAAD to be deployed in South Korea during emergencies

An anonymous source told Yonhap that the U.S. plans to deploy a THAAD air defense missile unit to South Korea in times of emergency. “THAAD Launcher“. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. …read...

MiG-29UPG modernized by India has flown

A MiG-29UPG modernized by India has made its maiden flight in February. By Aktug Ates [GFDL 1.2 or GFDL 1.2], via Wikimedia Commons …read more Read more here:: Alert5 (Air)

Philippine’s CASA C-295 to arrive home between Mar. 23-25

Philippines Defense Undersecretary Fernando Manalo said the first of three CASA C-295 transport plane will return home sometime between Mar. 23-25. “Polish Air Force CASA C-295M Lofting” by Chris Lofting – http://www.airliners.net/photo/Poland—Air/CASA-C-295M/1335751/L/. Licensed under...

Turkish F-16s intercepted Russian Il-20M

Turkey said it had scrambled four F-16s to intercept and monitor a Russian Il-20M flying parallel to Turkish air space over the Black Sea on Mar. 15. “Russian Air Force Ilyushin Il-20 Naumenko-1” by...

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