Archive for June 24th, 2010

Su-34 flew non-stop across Russia

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It has been reported that a wing of Russian Su-34 fighter-bombers have flew 6,000km non-stop from Lipetsk south of Moscow to the region of Khabarovsk in the Russian Far East.

Desert Falcons: A documentary on UAE F-16s at Red Flag

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The UAE Air Force has produced a documentary on its participation at last year’s Red Flag exercise.

F-35, Super Hornet and Wedgetail will stop Australia’s air power decline

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A new study from the Australian Strategic Policy Institute says decline of the country’s regional air superiority will stop once the F-35, Super Hornet and Wedgetail are all operational.

Ofek 9 has started transmitting signals

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Israel’s new Ofek 9 spy satellite has started transmitting signals back to its ground station after achieving orbit on Tuesday.

Lockheed Martin F-35 Navy Jet Confirms Carrier-Landing Strength Predictions

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CG-1, the ground test article for the F-35C, has successfully completed drop testing at Vought Aircraft Industries in Grand Prairie, Texas. read more »