Archive for October 22nd, 2017

First batch of Mi-28UBs for Russia are ready for delivery

Posted in Army, Industry on October 22nd, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on First batch of Mi-28UBs for Russia are ready for delivery

Russian Helicopters announced on Oct. 19 that the first batch of Mi-28UB helicopters ordered by the Russian Ministry of Defense is ready for delivery next month.

Mil Mi-28NE Medvedev-1
By Aleksandr Medvedev (http://russianplanes.net/id78231) [GFDL or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons
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Trump signs executive order allowing USAF to recall up to 1,000 retired pilots

Posted in Air Force on October 22nd, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Trump signs executive order allowing USAF to recall up to 1,000 retired pilots

U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Oct. 20 that will allow the U.S. Air Force to recall as many as 1,000 retired pilots back to active duty.

F-16 Fighter Pilot
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