Archive for April 24th, 2011

Photo: J-15 in shelter

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Someone was brave enough to spy on Shenyang Aircraft Corporation’s airfield and captured an image of the J-15 inside its shelter.

Predator drone makes first strike in Libya

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A U.S. Air Force Predator drone has fired in combat over Libya for the first time. The strike destroyed a multiple rocket launcher near Misrata.

RAF wants A330 Voyager to enter service in 2012

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British defense sources say the RAF wants to induct its A330 tanker transport into service next year, one year ahead.
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RNZAF’s first upgraded P-3K2 back home

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The Royal New Zealand Air Force’s first upgraded P-3K2 Orion maritime patrol aircraft has arrived home on Saturday.
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Former Thunderbird lead solo makes emergency landing in his Lancair 320

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Maj. Tyrone Douglas, a T-38 instructor pilot with the 25th Flying Training Squadron and Thunderbirds former lead solo, made an emergency landing in a parking lot outside Las Vegas earlier this month after his Lancair 320 lost power.