Archive for January, 2011

Photo: HAIC Z-19 light scout/attack helicopter

Posted in Uncategorized on January 31st, 2011 by alert5 – 2 Comments

The Harbin Aircraft Industrial Corporation (HAIC) Z-19 light scout/attack helicopter is seen here for the first time. The aircraft is based on the Z-9/H425 with slender forward fuselage and a two-seat tandem cockpit.

Video: Egyptian F-16s fly over Cairo in show of force

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RoCAF airman may have been wrongly executed

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A fresh investigation into the crimes of a 21-year-old airman with Taiwan’s air force revealed that the man may have been wrongly executed.
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Video of Varyag in Dalian

Posted in Uncategorized on January 30th, 2011 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Someone posted this video showing a closeup view of ex-Soviet aircraft carrier Varyag while docked at Dalian.

Photo: Ka-31 AEW&C in PLAN service

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Clear picture of a Ka-31 airborne early warning helicopter in PLAN colors.

South Korea wants stealth fighters by 2015

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South Korea is accelerating the introduction of stealth fighters by 2015 under its FX III program.
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Joint Force Harrier disbands at RAF Wittering

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The Joint Harrier Force, made up of 800 Royal Naval Air Squadron, 1 Squadron and 4 Squadron, were disbanded at RAF Wittering on Jan. 28.

Gates says U.S. must monitor China’s military buildup closely

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U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates told the audience at the U.S. Strategic Command change of command ceremony that China’s military modernization must be monitored closely.
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KC-130J Harvest Hawk continues to save lives in Afghanistan

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The first and only KC-130J Harvest Hawk in Afghanistan has continued to prove its worth three months after arriving in the theater.
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Retro Prowler joins Growler at NAS North Island for CNA

Posted in Uncategorized on January 30th, 2011 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

A VAQ-129 Prowler painted in Battle of Coral Sea colors has arrived at Naval Air Station North Island to join the squadron’s retro Growler for next month’s Parade of Flight.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Joseph Moon


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