U.S. Special Forces operating UAVs in Lebanon

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The Daily Star revealed that U.S. Special Forces have been operating two Aerosonde MK 4.7 UAVs out of Hamat air base, Lebanon.

Aerosonde Laima bottom view
By Greg Goebel [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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First deployment for AW159 Wildcat

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The AW159 Wildcat is deploying for the first time, HMS Lancaster left Portsmouth on Mar. 28 for a nine-month tour.

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Photo: PO(Phot) Si Ethell/MOD [OGL], via Wikimedia Commons
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Florida ANG F-15Cs deploying to Europe

Posted in Air Force on March 28th, 2015 Be the first to comment

Florida Air National Guard’s 125th Fighter Wing will deploy 12 F-15Cs and approximately 200 airmen to Europe as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve.

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U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Shelley Gill
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Former Sri Lanka Air Force chief questioned over MiG-27 purchase

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The former chief of the Sri Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Roshan Goonetileke, was questioned by police’s Financial Crimes Investigation Division on Mar. 27 over potential irregularities in the puchase of MiG-27s in 2007.

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Sri Lanka Air Force MiG-27” by Gira2be – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:SLAF_pic_1_mig_27.jpg. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

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29 (R) Squadron’s 100th anniversary paint scheme

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To mark the 100th anniversary of its formation, the Royal Air Force’s 29 (R) Squadron has unveiled a new paint scheme.

29)R) Sqn Centenary Jet Paint Scheme by SAC Megan Woodhouse
RAF/MOD Crown Copyright 2015
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Grandson of Enola Gay pilot to command B-2 unit

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Brig. Gen. Paul W. Tibbets IV, the grandson of Brig. Gen. Paul Tibbets Jr., has been selected to take command of the 509thBomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base.

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Paul W. Tibbets IV” by United States Air Force – http://www.af.mil/AboutUs/Biographies/Display/tabid/225/Article/484345/brigadier-general-paul-w-tibbets-iv.aspx. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

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U.S. Navy’s TAC DEMO team flew their first airshow after sequestration

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The VFA-122 TAC DEMO team flew their first airshow demo for the first time since standing back up after sequestration.

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By U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate 2nd Class Daniel J. McLain [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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U.S. Navy will order 44 HV-22s

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The U.S. Navy plans to buy 44 HV-22s starting from 2019 through 2024. The Ospreys will get an an external fuel tank, different communications and navigation capabilities.

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By Burghart, Peter, MC3 [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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RCAF CF-18 Demo Team’s Battle of Britain paint scheme

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USAF Pave Hawk rescues Saudi F-15 crew who ejected over Gulf of Aden

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A Royal Saudi Air Force F-15 crew had to eject over the Gulf of Aden on Mar. 27 after encountering technical problems with their jet. They were rescued by a U.S. Air Force HH-60 Pave Hawk within two hours.

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HH60 Pave Hawk – American Air Day Duxford (7125012961)” by Tim Felce (Airwolfhound) – HH60 Pave Hawk – American Air Day Duxford
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