Archive for October 14th, 2017

Israel pauses evaluation of V-22

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Flight Global reports that Israel has put a stop to its evaluation of the V-22 tiltrotor.

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By Peter Gronemann (Flickr: V22-Osprey) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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F-35A arrives at Eielson AFB for drag-chute testing

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Royal Norwegian Air Force test pilot, Major “Taz” Amdal, flew a modified F-35A to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska on Oct. 12 for the next phase testing of the type’s drag chute.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eric M. Fisher
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Four airmen from Shaw AFB arrested for vandalizing church

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A 250-year-old South Carolina church was spray-painted with satanic symbols on Sept. 29 and the police has arrested four airmen from Shaw Air Force Base who were responsible for the act.

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