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Lockheed Martin PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement (MSE) interceptor successfully intercepted a tactical ballistic missile target on Saturday in the first-ever MSE test from a remote launcher. As part of a U.S. Army-led missile defense flight test at the…
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The U.S. Army Aviation Development Directorate flew the Army’s final OH-58D Kiowa Warrior flight from Felker Army Airfield at Joint Base Langley-Eustis on Sept. 19, 2017. A Vietnam War-era helicopter, the Kiowa spent 48 years in service as a…
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The State-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) has unveiled an unmanned attack helicopter, AV500W at the fourth China Helicopter Expo that opened in Tianjin on Thursday. The 7.2-meter-long vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft is…
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Indian state-owned shipbuilder, Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) has delivered the first Scorpene-class attack submarine, INS Kalvari (S50) to the Indian Navy on Thursday. The commissioning of the vessel is expected shortly and will be the country’s first new…
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The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy has received a new nuclear-powered submarine from the China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC), the shipyard announced Tuesday. The type or name of the submarine delivered is not disclosed but it could…
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Italy has inducted its new ATR P-72A maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) into service at a ceremony in Sigonella today. The P-72A is an all-weather maritime patrol aircraft developed from the civilian ATR72-600 regional airliner. The aircraft is developed…
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Italy has retired its Breguet P-1150 Atlantic maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) from its service at a ceremony in Sigonella today. The Atlantic aircraft had flown for over 250,000 flight hours during its service with the Italian Air Force (Aeronautica…
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The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy’s hospital ship Peace Ark has arrived at Freetown in Sierra Leone on Tuesday morning, Xinhua news agency reported. The ship will be ported in Sierra Leone until September 26 where it will deliver free…
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Orbital ATK has won an additional $123 million in orders from U.S. Army under production contract Option 2 for the Precision Guidance Kit (PGK), the company announced in a statement today. During recent lot acceptance tests, randomly selected PGK fuzes…
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Indian Navy’s diesel-electric attack submarine INS Shishumar (S44) has entered the Port of Duqm in Oman for an Operational Turn Around, the service announced on Twitter. The submarine was escorted by Navy’s guided-missile destroyer, INS Mumbai which is…
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