Archive for July, 2012

High resolution photo of new JL-9 with DSI intakes, no tail hook

Posted in Navy on July 31st, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Sikorsky to mate Motor Sich VK-2500 with S61?

Posted in Industry on July 31st, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

A news report by the Ukraine branch of Russian news agency Kommersant says Motor Sich is in talks with Sikorsky to power the S61 using the VK-2500 engine.

Photo: New Y-8 variant

Posted in Air Force, Industry on July 31st, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Hawker chairman says sale to Chinese company no security concern

Posted in Industry on July 31st, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Chairman of Hawker Beechcraft, Bill Boisture, told AOL Defense that the sale of the company to Superior Aviation Beijing will not create security problems for the U.S. military.
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Poll: Has the USAF solved the F-22’s mystery?

Posted in Air Force on July 31st, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Project On Government Oversight (POGO) is questioning whether the USAF has solved the mystery behind the F-22’s recent woes. What do you think?