Archive for March 11th, 2017

China confirms J-20 has entered service with PLAAF

Posted in Air Force on March 11th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on China confirms J-20 has entered service with PLAAF

China’s CCTV announced on Mar. 9 that the J-20 has entered service with the PLAAF. This is the first public announcement on the jet’s operational status.

North Korea rehearse striking MCAS Iwakuni

Posted in Marines on March 11th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on North Korea rehearse striking MCAS Iwakuni

North Korea’s launch of four Scud-ER ballistic missiles simulutaneously on Mar. 6 was a rehearsal for a potential nuclear strike against Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni in Japan, Jeffrey Lewis of the Center for Nonproliferation Studies said.


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