Archive for September 22nd, 2010

GE testing F414 engine incorporating new material

Posted in Uncategorized on September 22nd, 2010 by alert5 – Comments Off on GE testing F414 engine incorporating new material

GE will test a F414 engine next month that incorporates ceramic matrix composite low-pressure turbine blades.
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USAF NCO charged in HIV case

Posted in Uncategorized on September 22nd, 2010 by alert5 – Comments Off on USAF NCO charged in HIV case

A U.S. Air Force sergeant has been charged with aggravated assault for allegedly having sex with multiple partners without informing them that he was HIV positive.

IDF chief hints Iron Dome could be deployed in the North

Posted in Uncategorized on September 22nd, 2010 by alert5 – Comments Off on IDF chief hints Iron Dome could be deployed in the North

IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi on Tuesday hinted that the Iron Dome missile interception system could be deployed in the north of the country.

Mi-8MTs selling like hot cakes

Posted in Uncategorized on September 22nd, 2010 by alert5 – Comments Off on Mi-8MTs selling like hot cakes

Strong demand in Afghanistan for the Mi-8MT, known as Mi-17 in export circles, have driven up prices for new and used version of the aircraft.

Video: Final three Tyndall F-15s depart; Mr Bones goes to Oregon

Posted in Uncategorized on September 22nd, 2010 by alert5 – Comments Off on Video: Final three Tyndall F-15s depart; Mr Bones goes to Oregon

The last three F-15s from Tyndall AFB have departed as the 95th Fighter Squadron was inactivated yesterday.

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