Archive for October 12th, 2017

Netherlands cleared to buy 26 AIM-120 C-7s

Posted in Air Force, Industry on October 12th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The U.S. government has announced another sale of the AIM-120 C-7 medium-range air-to-air missile, this time to Netherlands.

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By: Senior Airman Mark Hoyt, U.S. Air Force [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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Scaled Composites’ stealthy Model 401 has flown

Posted in Industry, Research on October 12th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Scaled Composites announced on Oct. 11 that it is building two experimental aircraft “to demonstrate advanced, low-cost manufacturing techniques” and one of the aircraft has flown.

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Photo: Scaled Composites
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