Archive for February 8th, 2018

Russia to order another 114 Ka-52s

Posted in Industry on February 8th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The Russian Ministry of Defense disclosed on its website that it plans to buy 114 Ka-52 attack helicopters under the new State Arms Program that runs from 2018-2027.

Russian Air Force Kamov Ka-52 (19604206086)
By Fedor Leukhin (VVO_8407) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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JASSM-ER fully operational on the F-15E

Posted in Air Force, Industry on February 8th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) – Extended Range (ER) is now fully operational on the F-15E.

A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle flies with a Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM). JASSM-Extended Range has more than two-and-a-half times the range of JASSM for greater standoff distance. Photo credit: U.S. Air Force. (PRNewsfoto/Lockheed Martin)

A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle flies with a Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM). JASSM-Extended Range has more than two-and-a-half times the range of JASSM for greater standoff distance. Photo credit: U.S. Air Force. (PRNewsfoto/Lockheed Martin)


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