Archive for January, 2013

Lockheed Martin to inspect fueldraulic lines for improper crimping in the U.S.

Posted in Industry on January 31st, 2013 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Lockheed Martin will likely send suspected fueldraulic lines for the F-35B for testing in the U.S. instead of shipping back to England.
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F-35’s reduced sustained turn performance and reduced transonic acceleration could affect combat performance

Posted in Air Force, Marines, Navy on January 31st, 2013 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

A number of highly experienced fighter pilots consulted by Flightglobal said the reduced performance specifications for the F-35 could affect combat operations.
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Pakistan wants to jointly develop UAVs with Malaysia

Posted in UAV on January 31st, 2013 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Pakistan’s joint chiefs of staff chairman Gen Khalid Shameem Wynne has put forward a proposal to develop UAVs with Malaysia.

U.S. confirms Israel carried out air strike in Syria

Posted in Air Force on January 31st, 2013 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

U.S. officials on Wednesday confirmed that Israeli warplanes have struck an arms convoy carrying SA-17 missiles bound for Hezbollah in Lebanon.
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TAI completes acceptance test of ANKA UAV

Posted in UAV on January 31st, 2013 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Turkish Aerospace Industries has completed more than 130 ground and air tests on the ANKA UAV for its acceptance test.
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