Archive for August 25th, 2017

Lockheed Martin, Raytheon shortlisted for AGM-86B replacement competition

Posted in Navy on August 25th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Lockheed Martin, Raytheon shortlisted for AGM-86B replacement competition

The Pentagon announced under Release No: CR-163-17 that both Lockheed Martin and Raytheon have been selected “for the Long Range Standoff weapon’s technology maturation and risk reduction acquisition phase.”

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Photo: U.S. Air Force
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Nigeria looking at Yak-130

Posted in Industry on August 25th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Nigeria looking at Yak-130

Nigeria’s Defense Minister Mansur Dan-Ali told Sputnik that he has taken a close look at the Yak-130 during his visit to Russia and will be “thinking how to go about it.”

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MiG-41. Mach 4, optionally piloted, operate in space

Posted in Air Defense on August 25th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on MiG-41. Mach 4, optionally piloted, operate in space