Taiwan’s strange structures in South China Sea is probably meant for AN/TPS-117 radar

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The four three-pronged structures that appeared on Taiwan-occupied Taiping Island is probably meant to support a AN/TPS-117 air surveillance radar that Taipei intends to deploy later, United Daily News reports.

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Spanish Air Force withdraws Boeing 707 from service

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The Spanish Air Force has retired its Boeing 707 tanker/transport fleet with a ceremony at Torrej√≥n de Ardoz base on Sept. 27, Jane’s reports.

T.17-2 47-02 B707-320C Span AF PMI 30SEP10 (6054275926)
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Yemen unveils Somoud rocket

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The Yemen forces fighting against the Saudi-led coalition have unveiled a new rocket dubbed Somoud. The 4-meter long projectile has a range of 38 km.

SM-6 shatters its intercept record again

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The SM-6 air defense missile interceptor has set a new distance record for an intercept during testing at the Point Mugu Test Range on Sept. 22.

SM-6 Eram June 2014
By U.S. Navy photo/Released (http://www.navy.mil/view_image.asp?id=180264) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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Watch the maiden flight of the Yak-152

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The first flight of the Yak-152 took place on Sept. 29 at the airfield of Irkutsk Aviation Plant, United Aircraft Cooperation announced.


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