Archive for February 6th, 2018

RoKAF Black Eagles removed Facebook posts on #SGAirshow 2018

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The Republic of Korea Air Force Black Eagles aerobatic team has removed postings on their Facebook page regarding their appearance at Singapore Airshow 2018.

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Video of RoKAF Black Eagles incident #SGAirshow

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The pilot involved is Black Eagles 6.

Russia refuses to speculate on source of MANPADS that shot down Su-25 in Syria

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Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov declined to comment when he was asked who might have supplied the Man-portable air-defense system (MANPADS) that shot down one of its Su-25 in Syria.


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Russia has deployed Iskander SRBM to Kaliningrad on permanent basis

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Lithuanian Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis disclosed that Russia has permanently deployed the Iskander mobile short-range ballistic missile system to the Baltic enclave of Kaliningrad.

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By Vitaly V. Kuzmin (http://vitalykuzmin.net/?q=node/654) [CC BY-SA 4.0 or CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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South Korea’s F-16s are now fully equipped with Sniper pods

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South Korea’s Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) says the country has completed the deployment of Lockheed Martin’s Sniper targeting pod on its F-16 fleet.

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By Hunini (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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