Archive for November 5th, 2017

India ready to test Nirbhay cruise missile this week

Posted in Research on November 5th, 2017 by alert5 – Comments Off on India ready to test Nirbhay cruise missile this week

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 – Comments Off on Watch Saudi intercepts ballistic missile from Yemen

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 – Comments Off on Denmark’s state auditors highlight issues with F-35 purchase

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

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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