Archive for May 29th, 2017

AMTI: China can now deploy military assets to Spratly Islands

Posted in Uncategorized on May 29th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on AMTI: China can now deploy military assets to Spratly Islands

An analysis by Asia Maritime Transparent Initiative concluded that Beijing has finished its construction projects on three major artificial islands in the South China Sea and the Chinese military can move its aviation assets there at any time.

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Ka-52 attacking ISIL armored vehicles in Syria

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Video of North Korea’s latest test-firing of KN-06

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Global Times: China will soon send aircraft and ships to U.S. territories

Posted in Air Force, Navy on May 29th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Global Times: China will soon send aircraft and ships to U.S. territories

In a commentary on May 27, Global Times said Beijing will soon be able to send ships and aircraft to U.S. territories in response to Freedom of navigation (FON) operations conducted by the Pentagon in China’s territories.

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Saab hopes Croatia will start fighter competition soon

Posted in Air Force, Industry on May 29th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Saab hopes Croatia will start fighter competition soon

An executive from Saab said Croatia has been taking a close look at the company’s Gripen fighter and he hopes that the country can start a competition sooner rather than latter.

Czech JAS-39 Gripen over the Curonian Spit in 2012
By Arz1969 (Ministry of Defense – Lithuania) [GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons
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