Archive for April 8th, 2013

Photo: Clear view of J-31’s underside

Posted in Industry on April 8th, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on Photo: Clear view of J-31’s underside

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U.S. to delay test of Minuteman III ICBM

Posted in Air Force, Space on April 8th, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on U.S. to delay test of Minuteman III ICBM

The White House has decided to delay a test of the Minuteman III intercontinental missile scheduled next week at Vandenberg Air Force Base.
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USN gives green light to design and construct HAAWC ALA

Posted in Navy on April 8th, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on USN gives green light to design and construct HAAWC ALA

The U.S. Navy has given Boeing a $19.2 million contract to design and build the High Altitude Anti-Submarine Warfare Weapon Capability (HAAWC) Air Launch Accessory (ALA).
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Boeing’s latest sixth-gen fighter concept is a tail-less canard

Posted in Industry, Navy on April 8th, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on Boeing’s latest sixth-gen fighter concept is a tail-less canard

During the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space Exposition, Boeing unveiled its latest concept of its F/A-XX sixth-generation fighter.
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Eurocopter, Turbomeca and WZL 1 to establish two full assembly lines for Poland’s military helicopter acquisition

Posted in Air Force, Industry on April 8th, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on Eurocopter, Turbomeca and WZL 1 to establish two full assembly lines for Poland’s military helicopter acquisition

Eurocopter and Turbomeca have signed an agreement with Poland’s Wojskowe Zaklady Lotnicze No. 1 (WZL-1) for two separate full assembly lines within Poland for the EC725 Caracal helicopter and its Makila 2 turboshaft engines in a bid to win the tender for 70 new multi-role helicopters.

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