Archive for March, 2015

Z-10 attack helicopters at Dhamial Army Airbase, Pakistan

Posted in Army on March 31st, 2015 by alert5 – Comments Off on Z-10 attack helicopters at Dhamial Army Airbase, Pakistan

Purportedly to have been taken at Dhamial Army Airbase, headquarters of Pakistan Army Aviation.

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First Pass approval for ANZAC Air Search Radar Replacement

Posted in Industry, Navy on March 31st, 2015 by alert5 – Comments Off on First Pass approval for ANZAC Air Search Radar Replacement

The Australian Government had provided First Pass approval for project SEA 1448 Phase 4B – ANZAC Air Search Radar Replacement.

US Navy 100707-N-0641S-247 HMAS Warramunga (FFH 152) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam to support Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2010 exercises
By U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jason Swink [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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Russia will continue to develop Ka-52K shipborne helicopter

Posted in Navy on March 31st, 2015 by alert5 – Comments Off on Russia will continue to develop Ka-52K shipborne helicopter

Russia says it will continue to develop the Ka-52K shipborne helicopter irregardless whether two Mistral-class ships will eventually be delivered to Russia.

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By Oleg V. Belyakov – AirTeamImages [CC BY-SA 3.0, CC BY-SA 3.0 or GFDL 1.2], via Wikimedia Commons
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INS Viraat’s fate might be the same as INS Vikrant

Posted in Navy on March 31st, 2015 by alert5 – Comments Off on INS Viraat’s fate might be the same as INS Vikrant

India’s oldest aircraft carrier INS Viraat might have to go to a shipyard and be broken up as the Indian Navy lack the funds to convert the ship into a museum.

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By U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Stephen W. Rowe [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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RSAF Hermes 450 fully operational

Posted in Air Force, UAV on March 31st, 2015 by alert5 – Comments Off on RSAF Hermes 450 fully operational

The Republic of Singapore Air Force declared its Hermes 450 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) fully operational on Mar. 30.

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Photo: Singapore MinDef
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