Archive for June 4th, 2017

Duterte wants to buy 12 more fighters

Posted in Air Force on June 4th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte told government soldiers in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay on Jun. 2 that he will buy 12 more fighters.

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Russia test-fired Iskander-M SRBM outside its territory for the first time

Posted in Army on June 4th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Russia has test-fired a Iskander-M Short-Range Ballistic Missile (SRBM) during the Dushanbe-Anti-Terror-2017 exercise.


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VAW-115 ends 44-year deployment in Japan

Posted in Navy on June 4th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Just one day before the AV-8B departed Japan for good, the last E-2C from VAW-115 also left NAF Atsugi as well.

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Photo by U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jarod Hodge
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