Archive for May 26th, 2016

F414-GE-400 selected to power KF-X

Posted in Industry on May 26th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on F414-GE-400 selected to power KF-X

General Electric’s F414-GE-400 after-burning engine has been selected by South Korea to power its next fighter – the KF-X.

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Source: KAI
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AVIC official goes missing

Posted in Industry on May 26th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on AVIC official goes missing

Hong Kong’s Apple Daily reported that a deputy director with Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) has gone missing recently and the paper said Guo Enming has been implicated for spying.

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Aviacor delivers another An-140 to Russian Navy

Posted in Navy on May 26th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on Aviacor delivers another An-140 to Russian Navy

Aviacor said in a press release on May 24 that it had delivered another An-140 twin-engine turboprop aircraft to the Russian Navy. It is understood that this is the third An-140 for the Russian Navy.

RA-41258 Antonov An.140-100 Russian Air Force (8019201800)

Russia will soon select shipyard to refurbish Admiral Kuznetsov next year

Posted in Navy on May 26th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on Russia will soon select shipyard to refurbish Admiral Kuznetsov next year

Russia’s sole aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov will be undergoing a long-term refit starting next year and a contract will be awarded soon, TASS reports.

Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier
Mil.ru [CC BY 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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RoKAF website got hacked

Posted in Air Force on May 26th, 2016 by alert5 – Comments Off on RoKAF website got hacked

The Republic of Korea Air Force’s website has been offline since May 12 after administrators discovered that hackers had inserted malicious code into the server.

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