Archive for June 2nd, 2017

Ceremony to mark 20 years of RoCAF Mirage 2000-5 operation

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U.S. Navy takes delivery of aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford

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Huntington Ingalls Industries has delivered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) to the U.S. Navy on May 31.

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Graphic: Huntington Ingalls Industries
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Pakistan getting three more Saab 2000 AEW aircraft

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Flight Global has disclosed that Pakistan is the undisclosed customer cited by Saab in a press release on May 15 for a airborne early warning & control contract.

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By Dmitriy Pichugin [GFDL 1.2 or GFDL 1.2], via Wikimedia Commons
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RoCAF Mirage 2000-5 tail art to mark 20 years of operation

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The Republic of China Air Force 499th Tactical Fighter Wing at Hsinchu Air Base is celebrating 20 years of Mirage 2000-5 operations with a special tail art.

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Photo: Cheng Hao / Youth Daily News

First two JASDF F-35 pilots

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Two Japan Air Self-Defense Force pilots have graduated from the F-35 training program at Luke Air Force Base on May 20.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Louis Vega Jr.
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