Archive for July 6th, 2017

Australia upgrading its E-7A Wedgetail AEW&C

Posted in Air Force, Industry on July 6th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The Australian government has announced a $443 million upgrade program for the Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) E-7A Wedgetail fleet.

A30-003 Boeing 737-7ES Wedgetail RAAF (11560394785)
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U.S. Army sergeant charged in Humvees parachute incident

Posted in Army on July 6th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The U.S. Army’s 173rd Airborne Brigade has charged one of its sergeant over the Apr. 11, 2016 Humvees parachute incident in Germany.


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Russia targets ISIL in Syria with Kh-101 cruise missile strikes

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Russian Tu-95MS strategic bombers launched Kh-101 cruise missiles to strike ISIL targets in Syria on Jul. 5.


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RoKN inducts four more AW159s in service

Posted in Navy on July 6th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The Republic of Korea Navy (RoKN) has inducted four more AW159 Wildcat naval helicopters into service. The rotorcraft were delivered in December last year.

U.S., South Korea conduct ballistic missile exercise following North Korean ICBM launch

Posted in Army on July 6th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

U.S. and South Korean military forces fired the Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) and Hyunmoo IIA ballistic missiles during a joint missile exercise on Jul. 5.


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