Archive for October 16th, 2017

New Zealand will soon decide on C-130 replacement

Posted in Air Force, Industry on October 16th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on New Zealand will soon decide on C-130 replacement

A new government in New Zealand will evaluate the business case for the replacement of the RNZAF C-130 by end of this year.

AK 09-0440-007.jpg - Flickr - NZ Defence Force
By New Zealand Defence Force from Wellington, New Zealand (AK 09-0440-007.jpg) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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First Mi-26T2 for Jordan?

Posted in Air Force on October 16th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on First Mi-26T2 for Jordan?

A photo posted online suggest Russia is ready to deliver the first of four Mi-26T2 helicopters ordered by Jordan in 2016.

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U.S. evaluated Taiwan’s combat support ship for medical role

Posted in Navy on October 16th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on U.S. evaluated Taiwan’s combat support ship for medical role

Taiwan’s military has refused to comment on a report that the Republic of China Navy’s fast combat support ship Panshi was recently inspected by U.S. officials.

ROCN Panshi (AOE-532) Shipped at No.5 East Pier of Zuoying Naval Base 20161112b
By 玄史生 (Own work) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons
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