Archive for September 13th, 2017

Afghan Army simulated night CASEVAC training

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Afghan National Army soldiers with 7th Special Operations Kandak, 215th Corps provide medical care to a notionally wounded soldier during night casualty evacuation training at Camp Shorabak, Afghanistan, Sept. 10, 2017. U.S. advisors assisted their Afghan counterparts throughout the event, which focused on enhancing the soldiers’ CASEVAC procedures and providing a realistic nighttime training environment to prepare the Afghans for real-world scenarios. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Lucas Hopkins)

Afghan National Army soldiers with 7th Special Operations Kandak, 215th Corps provide medical care to a notionally wounded soldier during night casualty evacuation training at Camp Shorabak, Afghanistan, Sept. 10, 2017. U.S. advisors assisted their Afghan counterparts throughout the event, which focused on enhancing the soldiers’ CASEVAC procedures and providing a realistic nighttime training environment to prepare the Afghans for real-world scenarios. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Lucas Hopkins)


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THAAD fully operational in South Korea

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Saab unveils Gripen Aggressor

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At DSEI 2017, London, Saab unveiled its Gripen Aggressor platform for the adversary air combat training market.


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Deliveries of MiG-29s to Egypt has started

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Russian presidential aide for military-technical cooperation, Vladimir Kozhin, confirmed to TASS that delivery of MiG-29s to Egypt has started.

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India may agree to buy US-2 during Shinzo Abe’s visit

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Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is visiting India from today till tomorrow and the Hindu Business Line says New Delhi could signal its intention to buy 12 ShinMaywa US-2 amphibian during his visit.

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海上自衛隊 [CC BY 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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