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Air Force Launches ‘Virtual Work’ Mobile App

LANGLEY AFB, Va. — The Air Force has officially eliminated any requirement for face-to-face work accountability with the launch of the service’s “Virtual Work” mobile app last month, according to Hannah Gardener, a spokeswoman...

Croatian display team pilots could break for Qatar

​Croatia’s defence ministry has confirmed that six of country’s top instructor pilots – all of them members of Krila Oluje (“Wings of Storm”) aerobatic display team – have applied to resign from active duty....

Zagreb in line for donated OH-58D Kiowas

Croatia is expected to receive up to 16 Bell OH-58D Kiowas, with the helicopters being donated by USA. …read more Read more here:: Flight Global Military News (Air)

Malaysia Takes Delivery of its 1st Airbus A400M

Airbus Defence and Space has formally delivered the first of four Airbus A400M military transport ordered by the Royal Malaysian Air Force. The handover also marks the first delivery of an A400M to an...

11 dead in US military helicopter crash

Seven Marines and four crewmembers are missing and presumed dead Wednesday after an Army helicopter crashed during a training exercise off the Florida Panhandle. The area was under a fog advisory when the crash...

Argentina to make military drones

Argentina will manufacture locally designed military drones, according to an announcement Tuesday in the official government gazette. Argentina plans to use the drones, expected to fly as long as 12-20 hours, on its ships...

UTC considers tax-free spinoff for Sikorsky

Sikorsky could become a standalone company after a tax-free spinoff under one option now being reviewed by parent company United Technologies (UTC), the company announced late on 11 March. …read more Read more here::...

Boeing submersible to survey USS Independence (CVL-22)

A unmanned underwater vehicle from Boeing will dive into the waters of San Francisco to examine the former aircraft carrier USS Independence (CVL-22). “USS Independence“. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. “To get...

Turkey to retire RF-4E today

Turkey announced it will decommission its last eight RF-4Es today after a spate of fatal crashes. The final flight will be flown by Turkish Air Force Commander Gen. Akın Öztürk and Combat Air Force...

Russian Air Force to keep MiG-31s till 2026

The Russian Air Force will continue to use the MiG-31 interceptor till 2026, the head of the MiG corporation said “MiG-31 Pichugin-1” by Dmitriy Pichugin – http://russianplanes.net/id49677. Licensed under GFDL 1.2 via Wikimedia Commons....

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