Archive for September, 2012

KAI offers kamikaze UAV to South Korean military

Posted in Industry, UAV on September 30th, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) has unveiled its “Devil Killer” UAV that will loiter over the battlefield before attacking its target.

Transfer of Ospreys to Futenma delayed by typhoon

Posted in Marines on September 30th, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The planned transfer of Ospreys from Iwakuni to Futenma on Friday has been postponed to Monday due to a typhoon threatening Okinawa.

China refutes claim that its firebricks caused INS Vikramaditya’s boilers to fail

Posted in Navy on September 30th, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

China has refuted claims by United Russian Shipbuilding Corporation that the boilers on board INS Vikramaditya failed due to shoddy firebricks sourced from China.

Two U.S. aircraft carriers converge around Spartlys

Posted in Navy on September 30th, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Two U.S. Navy carrier strike groups are currently operating around South China Sea, the 7th Fleet said in a press release.
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AS 202 crashed into TNI-AU building during air show

Posted in Airshow on September 30th, 2012 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Two former Indonesian Air Force pilots were killed when their AS 202 light plane crashed into a building at Husein Sastranegara Air Base on Saturday.
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