Archive for November 20th, 2010

F-22 pilot did not survive crash

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The U.S. Air Force announced that it has found conclusive evidence that the F-22 pilot that crashed in Alaska did not survive the crash.
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Despite withdrawal by Britain, F-35B costs would increase

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The U.S. Marine Corps believes the cost of the F-35B will not increase after Britain opts out of the jet.

Poland to host American F-16s from 2013

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Poland’s Defense Minister Bogdan Klich said U.S. F-16s and C-130s will be deployed in the country on rotational basis from 2013.

Harrier marks 50th anniversary of vertical take off at Dunsfold Park

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Two Harrier GR9 jump jets paid a final visit to Dunsfold Park on Thursday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the pioneering aircraft’s first vertical take-off there.

Pakistan to arm JF-17 with Chinese radars, weapons

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Pakistan has confirmed that it will arm its JF-17 fleet with Chinese avionics and weapons including the SD-10 BVR missile.