Archive for January 31st, 2018

Ukraine shows footage from the test-firing of Neptune cruise missile

Posted in Industry on January 31st, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council has released footage from the test-firing of its Neptune cruise missile. The profile of the missile bears a strong resemblance to the Russian Kh-35.

Argentina has signed contract with France for 5 Super Etendards

Posted in Air Force on January 31st, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

French President announced on Jan. 26 that the defense ministers of Argentina and France have signed a contract for the sale of five Super Etendards to Argentina.

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By Martín Otero (Own work) [CC BY 2.5], via Wikimedia Commons

Kazakhstan received modernized Su-25UBM

Posted in Air Force on January 31st, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Informburo.kz has an exclusive report on the first Su-25UBM that was delivered to the Kazakhstan air force this month in Shymkent. Hit the link below for more photos.

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Photo: Grigory Bedenko

USN releases video of Su-27 buzzing EP-3E

Posted in Navy on January 31st, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment


Video: USN

Raytheon to upgrade Canadian Navy’s CIWS

Posted in Industry, Navy on January 31st, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Raytheon Canada Limited will be upgrading the radar systems for the Royal Canadian Navy’s Phalanx Close-In Weapon Systems, Defense News reports.

Phalanx CIWS on the HMCS Calgary
By Dllu (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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