Archive for June 17th, 2010

Thrustmaster unveils replica of A-10C HOTAS flight controller

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Fans of the flight sim DCS: A-10C Warthog will rejoce as Thrustmaster has decided to introduce its new HOTAS Warthog flight controller to go with the game. read more »

Pakistan has long military helicopter wish list

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Pakistan has drawn up a wish list for military helicopters that includes almost every helicopter being produced except the Chinook.

Gates say F136 doesn’t meet performance specs

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U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said the F136 engine developed by General Electric/Rolls-Royce doesn’t and probably will not meet the performance standards required of it. read more »

South Korea retires its F-4D

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South Korea’s F-4D flew for the last time on Wednesday as the 151st Fighter Squadron retires the aircraft for good.

Rosoboronexport: “Turkey has a great need for S-300 and S-400”

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Rosoboronexport CEO Anatoly Isaikin said “the Turkish military has a great need for S-300 and S-400 long-range missile defense systems.” read more »