Archive for September 18th, 2010

MBDA reveals modified Meteor for F-35

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At the Air Force Association’s Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition in Washington DC, MBDA took the opportunity to reveal a miniature Meteor mock-up featuring four clipped fins that allows 4 Meteors to fit into a F-35.

GAO says USAF did not purposely delay KC-X by US Aerospace

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The U.S. Government Accountability Office is dismissing some of the most serious accusations by US Aerospace over its bid for the KC-X contest.
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Vandenberg conducts Minuteman III flight test

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A scheduled unarmed operational test Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launch occurred from at Vandenberg AFB at 3:03 a.m., Sept. 17 from Launch Facility-09.

Russia to proceed with P-800 sale to Syria

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Russia will proceed with selling the P-800 missile to Syria despite pleas from Israel and United States, the Russian foreign minister said.
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U.S. clears EA-18G for Australia

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The U.S. Technology, Transfer, Security Assistance, Review Board (TTSARB) has cleared Australia to buy the EA-18G AEA jet.
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