Archive for November 13th, 2012

Taiwan completes testing of Hsiung Feng III anti-ship missile

Posted in Navy on November 13th, 2012 by alert5 – Comments Off on Taiwan completes testing of Hsiung Feng III anti-ship missile

Taiwan’s United Daily News reported that the Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology recently completed testing of the Hsiung Feng III supersonic anti-ship missile.

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Hawaii’s F-22s operational

Posted in Air Force on November 13th, 2012 by alert5 – Comments Off on Hawaii’s F-22s operational

Hawaii Air National Guard’s 199th Fighter Squadron and the U.S. Air Force’s 19th Fighter Squadron have attained Initial Operational Capability status.

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Iran to test new air defense system based on HAWK

Posted in Air Force on November 13th, 2012 by alert5 – Comments Off on Iran to test new air defense system based on HAWK

Gen. Farzad Esmaili, chief of Iran’s air defense headquarters, said Tehran will test a new air defense system that is modeled after the American HAWK.

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