Archive for December 1st, 2017

Philippine Air Force orders six A-29s

Posted in Air Force, Industry on December 1st, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Embraer disclosed on Nov. 30 that the Philippine Air Force has ordered six of the firm’s A-29 ground attack aircraft.

A-29 Super Tucano (16213920636)
By US Air Force from USA (A-29 Super Tucano) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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USS Kitty Hawk to be scrapped

Posted in Navy on December 1st, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The U.S. Navy has declared that USS Kitty Hawk is to be scrapped and there are no plans to make the ship available as a museum.

011218-N-0271M-002 USS Kitty Hawk -
By U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate Airman Lee McCaskill. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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Former chairman of HAL recounts the

Posted in Industry on December 1st, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Former chairman of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) R.K. Tyagi recounts how his former company forge ahead to develop the air-launch version of BrahMos cruise missile in this article with ThePrint.