Archive for October 23rd, 2017

Pakistan PM flies in T-129

Posted in Industry on October 23rd, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Pakistan PM flies in T-129

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi flew in a T-129 attack helicopter in Istanbul on Oct. 22.


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Turkey has started mass production of ALPAGU suicide drone

Posted in UAV on October 23rd, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on Turkey has started mass production of ALPAGU suicide drone

Turkey’s Undersecretary of Defense Industry (SSM) and Chairman of Defense Technologies Engineering (STM) disclosed that the indigenous ALPAGU suicide drone has entered mass production.


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RAND proposes 4 alternative carrier designs

Posted in Navy on October 23rd, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on RAND proposes 4 alternative carrier designs

U.S. think tank RAND has published a report last week for alternative aircraft carrier designs for the U.S. Navy.

The amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) is underway in the Pacific Ocean Sept 140905-N-FR671-070
By MC2 Jonathan A. Colon [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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THAAD unit officially transferred to USFK

Posted in Air Defense, Army on October 23rd, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on THAAD unit officially transferred to USFK

The THAAD unit that recently arrived in South Korea has been officially transferred to U.S. Forces Korea (USFK).


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