Archive for March 2nd, 2017

Leonardo protesting Canada’s FWSAR selection

Posted in Air Force, Industry on March 2nd, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Leonardo protesting Canada’s FWSAR selection

Italian aircraft manufacturer Leonardo is protesting against Canada’s selection of the rival C295W as the winner of the Fixed Wing Search and Rescue (FWSAR) aircraft competition.

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Indian Navy MiG-29K makes emergency landing

Posted in Navy on March 2nd, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Indian Navy MiG-29K makes emergency landing

A Indian Navy MiG-29K fighter was forced to make an emergency landing at Mangaluru airport on Feb. 28 after the jet developed a technical fault following take-off from INS Hansa in Goa.


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