Archive for November 5th, 2017

India ready to test Nirbhay cruise missile this week

Posted in Research on November 5th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Indian scientists and engineers are busying preparing for the upcoming test of the indigenous Nirbhay cruise missile this week.

nirbhay
Photo: DRDO
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Watch Saudi intercepts ballistic missile from Yemen

Posted in Air Defense on November 5th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Yemen’s Houti fired a Burqan 2H ballistic missile at Saudi Arabia’s King Khalid international airport in Riyadh on Nov. 4.


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Denmark’s state auditors highlight issues with F-35 purchase

Posted in Air Force, Industry on November 5th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The Danish taxpayer will have to fork out more for the acquisition of the F-35A and jet will never reach the number of flight hours per year envisaged by the Defense Ministry, Denmark’s national audit agency has found.


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Antonov and Aviastar-SP in talks to resume cooperation on An-124

Posted in Industry on November 5th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Media reports from Russia say Ukraine’s Antonov and Russia’s Aviastar-SP are in close talks to resume cooperation on servicing the An-124.

Antonov An-124 EFHK
By Antti Havukainen (Own work) [GFDL, CC-BY-SA-3.0 or CC BY-SA 2.5-2.0-1.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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