Archive for April 5th, 2017

Yomiuri Shimbun: Trump ready to sell fighters to Taiwan

Posted in Air Force on April 5th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Yomiuri Shimbun: Trump ready to sell fighters to Taiwan

The Yomiuri Shimbun reports that multiple sources are saying that U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration will approve the sale of new fighter aircraft to Taiwan as early as summer this year.

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LRASM successful jettison from Super Hornet

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The Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) was successfully jettisoned from a Boeing Super Hornet recently, Lockheed Martin said in a press release.

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