Archive for April 16th, 2011

Oregon ANG celebrates 70th birthday, rolls out 6 F-15Cs with APG-63(V)3

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The Oregon Air National Guard celebrated its 70th anniversary on Friday with seven World War II veterans of the 123rd Observation Squadron taking part.

U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Nick Choy
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Aquino: Philippine military getting $255 million for boats, helicopters and rifles

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Philippine President Aquino told reporters on Wednesday that his government will give $255 million to the military to buy boats, helicopters and rifles.
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NATO, Britain voiced optimism of more aircraft for Libyan campaign

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NATO and Britain are optimistic that NATO partners will contribute more aircraft for the Libyan mission.
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Indonesian lawmakers to visit U.S. in May to discuss F-16 deal

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A group of Indonesian lawmakers will be traveling to the United States next month and one of their agendas is the proposed deal for second-hand F-16s.
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Varyag reveals its FL-3000N CIWS

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The FL-3000N close-in weapons system has been confirmed to be fitted on board the Varyag.