Archive for April 11th, 2016

USAF could include A-10’s replacement in next 5-year budget plan

Posted in Air Force on April 11th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on USAF could include A-10’s replacement in next 5-year budget plan

The U.S. Air Force has been circulating a draft document for a new close-air-support aircraft to replace the A-10, the service’s deputy chief of staff for strategic plans and requirements said.

A-10A Idaho ANG over Sawtooth Range 2009
By SrA Robert Barney, USAF [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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Taiwan-born EP-3 NFO had spied for China

Posted in Navy on April 11th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on Taiwan-born EP-3 NFO had spied for China

The identity of the U.S. Navy officer who was charged with espionage has been revealed. Lt. Cmdr. Edward C. Lin, a Taiwan-born EP-3 signals intelligence specialist, was accused of spying for China, USNI News reported.

EP-3E VQ-1 (21707427889)
By Rob Schleiffert from Holland (EP-3E VQ-1) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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Latest picture of T-50 #051 at Zhukovsky

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