Archive for April 30th, 2013

Video: Co-piloting South Korea’s supersonic jet (Part 2/2)

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Dempsey calls on Japan, South Korea to establish trilateral ballistic missile defense architecture

Posted in Air Defense on April 30th, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on Dempsey calls on Japan, South Korea to establish trilateral ballistic missile defense architecture

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey told the American Forces Press Service after his tour of Northeast Asia that Japan and South Korea should join the United States to “seek to establish a collaborative, trilateral ballistic missile defense architecture” using the three countries military assets.

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Canada’s military scientists predict RCAF would lose several F-35s before all 65 are delivered

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Canadian Defense Department’s research arm, Defence Research and Development Canada, predicted in 2011 that the RCAF would have almost certainly lost several F-35s before all 65 were even delivered.
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Indonesia dispatching 3 Mi-17V-5 helicopters to Sudan

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Indonesia will send three Army Mi-17V-5 helicopters to Sudan as part of a peacekeeping mission in Darfur.

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