Archive for June, 2011

United Shipbuilding Corporation says first Russian nuclear-powered carrier will be ready 2023

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By 2023, Russia will have its first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. That is according to the head of Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation.

Israeli team dispatched to U.S. to tailor F-35 to IAF’s needs

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Israel has sent two Air Force officers to the United States where they will work with the Pentagon to integrate Israeli technology into the F-35.

UAV flying lesson for CNN

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CNN reporter Bryony Jones had the opportunity to learn how to fly a UAV during the recent Paris Airshow.

Britain accuses Iran of covertly testing nuclear-capable missile

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Britain accused Iran on Wednesday of covertly testing a missile that could carry a nuclear warhead.
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ORS-1 satellite now in orbit

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A Minotaur 1 rocket has placed a new tactical reconnaissance satellite for the USAF into orbit on Jun. 29.
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Xiang Long UAV from the rear

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British company to build three Earth observation satellites for China’s use

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A British company will build and put into orbit three high-resolution Earth observation satellites that will be used by China for urban planning.
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Nine VH-71s sold to Canada

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Nine Lockheed Martin VH-71 Kestrel helicopters from the failed ‘Marine One’ bid have been sold to Canada.
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Super Hornet’s IRST reaches Milestone B

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The infrared search and track (IRST) system for the F/A-18E/F has reached Milestone B on Jun. 17.
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F-35C to start jet blast deflector testing

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CF-2 is now at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst where it will soon undergo jet blast deflector testing.


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