Archive for June 11th, 2010

C-17 heading to India for trials this month

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The C-17 will be in India for approximately ten days this month for trials.

AgustaWestland proposes AW101 CSAR for Luftwaffe

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Flight International reports AgustaWestland has offered a CSAR version of the AW101 for the Luftwaffe.

Senate Armed Services Committee wants Navy to develop underwater UAV capability

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HT to nextgov.  The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee has added $4.6 million to the Navy budget to develop a submarine-based UAV. read more »

Prince William describes first elicopter mountain rescue mission

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Prince William has described his first helicopter mountain rescue mission which ended in tragedy. read more »

Mullen moved from “curious to being genuinely concerned” about China’s military buildup

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Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Mike Mullen, said during a speech that he had “moved from being curious to being genuinely concerned” about China’s military buildup.