Archive for February 9th, 2018

Singapore quietly delivers earthquake relief aid to Taiwan

Posted in Air Force on February 9th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

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Photos: Republic of China Ministry of National Defense
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Hi-res photos of Kawasaki C-2 ELINT

Posted in Industry on February 9th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Thanks to わかあゆ119V for sharing with us his high-resolution photos of the C-2 ELINT #18-1202

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Photos: わかあゆ119V
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Iran has overhauled F-14

Posted in Air Force on February 9th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Iran says it has succeeded in overhauling a Grumman F-14 and return it to service. The country has also overhauled a F-7 and PC-7.

Iranian AF F-14 Tomcat landing at Mehrabad
By Shahram Sharifi [GFDL 1.2 or GFDL 1.2], via Wikimedia Commons

ELINT version of Kawasaki C-2 has flown

Posted in Industry on February 9th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

A modified Kawasaki C-2 has made its maiden flight on Feb. 8. The aircraft – 18-1202 – is apparently upgraded for Electronic intelligence (ELINT) duties.


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JGSDF AH-64D had main rotor head replacement before crash

Posted in Army on February 9th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

A Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) AH-64D that crashed in Kanzakion Feb. 5 had its main rotor head replaced just before it went down.

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By TAKA@P.P.R.S (RED BULL AIR RACE CHIBA 2017-30.jpg) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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