Chinese carrier Liaoning to setup casino

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Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning will set aside one corner of the ship and convert it into a casino in order to fulfill the conditions set by Ukraine during the sale of the ship in the 1990s.


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Raytheon awarded Stinger contract for South Korea Apaches

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Raytheon has been awarded a $35 million contract to supply Stinger missiles and air-to-air launchers to the Republic of Korea Army in support of their recent procurement of AH-64 Apache helicopters.

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KIZILSUNGUR from tr [GFDL, GFDL or CC-BY-SA-3.0], from Wikimedia Commons
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Obama agrees to send F-16s to Egypt

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U.S. President Barack Obama has agreed to lift the ban for delivering 12 F-16s to Egypt.

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Egyptian Air Force F-16” by Unknownhttp://www.defenseimagery.mil; VIRIN: DN-ST-86-01578. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

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RoKAF to reorganize command structure

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The Republic of Korea Air Force will abandon its current geographically arranged command structure and shift to a new one.

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By 대한민국 국군 Republic of Korea Armed Forces (2015.2 공군 소링 이글 훈련 Soaring Eagle of ROK AirForce) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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67th Fighter Squadron breaks Kadena AFB record with 278 sorties in 4 days

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A record that was once held by the 44th Fighter Squadron for most number of sorties flown over four days at Kadena Air Force Base, Japan has been broken by the 67th Fighter Squadron.

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By U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Kenya Shiloh (U.S. Air Force [1]) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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Z-10 attack helicopters at Dhamial Army Airbase, Pakistan

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Purportedly to have been taken at Dhamial Army Airbase, headquarters of Pakistan Army Aviation.

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First Pass approval for ANZAC Air Search Radar Replacement

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The Australian Government had provided First Pass approval for project SEA 1448 Phase 4B – ANZAC Air Search Radar Replacement.

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By U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jason Swink [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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Russia will continue to develop Ka-52K shipborne helicopter

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Russia says it will continue to develop the Ka-52K shipborne helicopter irregardless whether two Mistral-class ships will eventually be delivered to Russia.

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By Oleg V. Belyakov – AirTeamImages [CC BY-SA 3.0, CC BY-SA 3.0 or GFDL 1.2], via Wikimedia Commons
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INS Viraat’s fate might be the same as INS Vikrant

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India’s oldest aircraft carrier INS Viraat might have to go to a shipyard and be broken up as the Indian Navy lack the funds to convert the ship into a museum.

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By U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Stephen W. Rowe [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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RSAF Hermes 450 fully operational

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The Republic of Singapore Air Force declared its Hermes 450 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) fully operational on Mar. 30.

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