Archive for July 8th, 2017

B-1Bs dropped JDAMs in South Korea

Posted in Uncategorized on July 8th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on B-1Bs dropped JDAMs in South Korea

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 – Comments Off on P.1HH flight test program resumes

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 – Comments Off on Colorado Engineering to develop GPUs for F-35 Block 4 radar

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 – Comments Off on Austria wants to phase out Eurofighter from 2020, will lease 18 fighters

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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