Archive for July 8th, 2017

B-1Bs dropped JDAMs in South Korea

Posted in Uncategorized on July 8th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Yonhap reported that two USAF B-1Bs flew from Guam to South Korea today and dropped JDAMs against a simulated North Korean missile launcher.


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K-300P Bastion-P live-firing

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P.1HH flight test program resumes

Posted in Industry, Research, UAV on July 8th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Piaggio has been able to resume its P.1HH HammerHead medium-altitude, long-endurance unmanned aerial vehicle program after its second prototype flew on Jul. 5.

Piaggio P.1HH HammerHead at Paris Air Show 2013 1
By Tangopaso (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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Colorado Engineering to develop GPUs for F-35 Block 4 radar

Posted in Air Force, Industry, Marines, Navy on July 8th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Colorado Engineering has been give a nearly $3 million contract to design, fabricate and test graphics processing units (GPU) for the F-35 Block 4 radar upgrade program.

AN-APG-81 Antenna, 2005 - National Electronics Museum - DSC00393

Austria wants to phase out Eurofighter from 2020, will lease 18 fighters

Posted in Air Force, Industry on July 8th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The Austrian government has indicated that it wishes to phase out its 15 Eurofighters from 2020 and will lease a new type of fighter from another nation.

Passenger aircraft interception emergency training (6)
By Bundesheer [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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