Archive for November 20th, 2017

AH-1W landed at ball field so that Marine can retrieve back his phone

Posted in Marines on November 20th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

A U.S. Marine Corps AH-1W landed at the athletics field of Bar Harbor town in Maine on Nov. 18 so that a crew member can retrieve back his cell phone that he left behind during lunch at the Thirsty Whale.

DF-41 ICBM to enter service in 2018

Posted in Space on November 20th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

China’s new Df-41 solid-fueled road-mobile intercontinental ballistic missile is expected to enter service in 2018.

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France’s Ministry of Finances no longer blocking sale of 12 Rafales to Egypt

Posted in Air Force, Industry on November 20th, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

La Tribune reported on Nov. 16 that the French Ministry of Finances is no longer opposing the sale of 12 Dassault Rafales to Egypt.

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