Archive for April 24th, 2017

Three more F-35s delivered to Israel

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Three F-35s were delivered to Israel on Apr. 23.

Admiral Kuznetsov to be equipped with Kalibr missile system

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Russia’s sole aircraft carrier, Admiral Kuznetsov, will swap its P-700 Granit anti-ship missile with the newer Kalibr missile system after its refit.

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

INS Teg fires land attack variant of BrahMos

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The Indian Navy is now able to launch the land attack variant of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile. A test was conducted on Apr. 21 in which the LACM was fired from INS Teg, a guide missile frigate.

2016 B-52H crash investigation completed

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U.S. Air Force Global Strike Command has determined the cause behind the crash of a B-52H bomber assigned to the 69th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron at Andersen Air Force Base in May 2016.


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