Archive for April 29th, 2016

Photos of Egypt’s Mistral carrier

Posted in Navy on April 29th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on Photos of Egypt’s Mistral carrier

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Air-to-air video shows PLAAF J-8f, Su-30MKK with PAF JF-17, F-7 and Mirage

Posted in Air Force on April 29th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on Air-to-air video shows PLAAF J-8f, Su-30MKK with PAF JF-17, F-7 and Mirage

An air-to-air video taken during exercise Shaheen V in Pakistan. China deployed the J-8F for the first time during this exercise.

Sixteen U.S. service members to be disciplined for deadly AC-130 attack on hospital

Posted in Air Force on April 29th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on Sixteen U.S. service members to be disciplined for deadly AC-130 attack on hospital

LA Times says the Pentagon will announce today the punishment meted out to sixteen service members for the deadly attack of a Doctors Without Borders hospital in northern Afghanistan on Oct. 3 last year.

AC-130H Spectre (2152189791)
By Ken Hackman (Defense Imagery) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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North Korea tested two Musudans and both failed

Posted in Space on April 29th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on North Korea tested two Musudans and both failed

The Pentagon says North Korea tested two Musudan road-mobile ICBMs near the city of Wonsan on Apr. 28 and both failed. The first test occurred at about 6:40 a.m. local time and the second test was conducted 12 hours later at 7:26 p.m.

Watch RCAF test an ejection seat from the back of a Dodge Ram

Posted in Air Force on April 29th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on Watch RCAF test an ejection seat from the back of a Dodge Ram

Engineers from the Royal Canadian Air Force’s Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment are making modifications to the ejection seat of the CT-114.

CT141 ejection
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