Archive for July 3rd, 2013

NAF El Centro’s commander removed

Posted in Navy on July 3rd, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on NAF El Centro’s commander removed

The U.S. Navy has removed the commanding officer of Naval Air Facility El Centro. No reasons were given on the firing of the former F-14, F/A-18 pilot.

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Philippine Air Force interested in Gripen

Posted in Air Force on July 3rd, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on Philippine Air Force interested in Gripen

According to Philippines News Agency, Filipino Air Force pilots said they are interested in the Saab Gripen.

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RoCN transfers 11 S-2Ts to RoCAF

Posted in Air Force, Navy on July 3rd, 2013 by alert5 – Comments Off on RoCN transfers 11 S-2Ts to RoCAF

Taiwan’s 11 S-2Ts have been transferred from the Navy to the Air Force. The RoCAF will form an anti-submarine group which will include the P-3C to be delivered end of this year.

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