Archive for January 17th, 2018

Video: RAF Eurofighters intercept Russian Tu-160s in the North Sea

Posted in Air Force on January 17th, 2018 by alert5 – Comments Off on Video: RAF Eurofighters intercept Russian Tu-160s in the North Sea

A pair of Russia Tu-160 strategic bombers were intercepted by the RAF in the North Sea on Jan. 15 after they failed to respond to air traffic control.


Video: British Ministry of Defense

Ukraine’s Radionics test-fired modernized S-125 M air defense missile

Posted in Air Defense, Industry on January 17th, 2018 by alert5 – Comments Off on Ukraine’s Radionics test-fired modernized S-125 M air defense missile

Ukraine’s Radionics has successfully test-fired its modernized variant of the Soviet S-125 (NATO: SA-3 Goa) surface-to-air missile system.


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Poland wishes to buy another eight M-346s

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Poland has approached Leonardo to commence negotiations for another M-346 advanced jet trainers.

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Photo: Leonardo
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Watch the final British Army Lynx flight

Posted in Army on January 17th, 2018 by alert5 – Comments Off on Watch the final British Army Lynx flight