Archive for May 18th, 2017

Russia deploys 4 Su-24Ms to Tajikistan

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A senior officer from the Russian Central Military District disclosed that four Su-24Ms have been deployed to Tajikistan for Dushanbe-Anti-Terror-2017 exercise.

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By Alex Beltyukov – RuSpotters Team [CC BY-SA 3.0, CC BY-SA 3.0 or GFDL 1.2], via Wikimedia Commons
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Aviadarts to take place in China this year

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For the first time, the Aviadarts aerial competition will take place in China from Jul. 30 to Aug. 9.

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India to base Rafales at Ambala and Hashimara

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Deccan Herald says the Indian Air Force has decided to bed down its Rafale fighters at Ambala in the west and Hashimara on the east.

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By Tim Felce (Airwolfhound) (Rafale – RIAT 2009) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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Germany sought classified briefing on F-35

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Reuters is reporting that Berlin wants a classified briefing on the capabilities of the Lockheed Martin F-35 stealth fighter.

F-35A Lightning II of the 34th FS drops GBU-12 in Febuary 2016
By U.S. Air Force photo by Jim Haseltine [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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