Archive for August 21st, 2017

RTAF training air marshals

Posted in Air Force on August 21st, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on RTAF training air marshals

The Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) has initiated a one-month air marshal training program. Grandaunts will be deployed with weapons on board airliners.

Thai Airways Economy Class Cabin
By Cyril Plapied (originally posted to Flickr as Thai Airways TG 920) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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Rare look at the MiG-31 modernization workshop

Posted in Industry on August 21st, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Rare look at the MiG-31 modernization workshop

U.S. to officially hand over TARS to Philippine Navy on Aug. 22

Posted in Navy on August 21st, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on U.S. to officially hand over TARS to Philippine Navy on Aug. 22

The Philippine Navy confirmed that a Tethered Aerostat Radar System (TARS) donated by the U.S. government will be officially handed over to the service on Aug. 22.

Aerostat ship Atlantic Sentry (15004011277)
By Florida Keys–Public Libraries from Key West, Fla., USA (MM00039023x) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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