Archive for December 3rd, 2012

North Korea turns to foreign help on missile technology

Posted in Space on December 3rd, 2012 by alert5 – Comments Off on North Korea turns to foreign help on missile technology

A missile expert of unclear nationality recently made a secret visit to North Korea recently and Seoul believes North Korea used foreign help to solve problems with its rockets.

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Syria tried to ship helicopters back from Russia via Iraq

Posted in Air Force on December 3rd, 2012 by alert5 – Comments Off on Syria tried to ship helicopters back from Russia via Iraq

ProPublica, non-profit investigative news organization, has evidence that Syria had tried to ship it’s Mi-25 attack helicopters back home from Russia via Iraq.

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India to carry out exoatmospheric BMD intercept next month

Posted in Space on December 3rd, 2012 by alert5 – Comments Off on India to carry out exoatmospheric BMD intercept next month

India will test it’s newly developed Prithvi Defence Vehicle (PDV) interceptor missile in an exoatmospheric intercept next month.
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