Archive for March 3rd, 2017

JASDF KC-767 refueling ops at Cope North

Posted in Air Force on March 3rd, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

U.S. Air Force photographer Senior Airman Keith James was able to witness how a Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) KC-767 carry out an aerial refueling over the Pacific Ocean during Exercise Cope North.

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Photos: U.S. Air Force Photo by Senior Airman Keith James
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RQ-4 flew with MS-177 sensor for the first time

Posted in Industry, UAV on March 3rd, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Flight testing of the MS-177 sensor payload on the RQ-4 Global Hawk has started in earnest with the unmanned aerial vehicle carrying the sensor airborne for the first time at Northrop Grumman’s Palmdale, California facility.

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Photo: Northrop Grumman
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