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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

The Reasons Why Aviation Specialists Think the Helicopter that Crashed During the bin Laden Raid Was A 'Stealth' Helicopter
images.defensetech.org May 8 2011 by David Pugliese - Defence Watch What makes the experts think the aircraft that crashed during the bin Laden raid was a secret "stealth helicopter?" Gareth Jennings, the aviation desk editor for Jane's Defence Weekly,...
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

RAF fighter planes have destroyed missile launchers during a bombing raid on dictator Muammar Gaddafi's home town, the Ministry of Defence said. 08 May 2011 THE TELEGRAPH Two Tornado planes attacked FROG-7 rocket launchers and canisters used to carry...
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

New Tool Speeds F-35 Engine Work
source Bloomberg 6 May 2011 By DAVE MAJUMDAR DefenseNews U.S. Navy and Lockheed Martin engineers have created a new type of tool that will allow maintenance crews to perform critical repairs on the U.S. Marines' F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter...
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 11:30

Libyan Rebels Say Italy Will Provide Weapons
7 May 2011 DefenseNews AFP BENGHAZI, Libya - Libya's rebel government said May 7 that Italy has agreed to supply it with weapons to fight against Moammar Gadhafi, but government sources in Rome said only "self-defense material" would be sent. "They will...
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 11:30

China denies plans to downsize military
BEIJING, May 7 (RIA Novosti) China has no plans to reduce its military personnel, the Chinese Defense Ministry said on Saturday. A senior officer at the General Staff of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) dismissed media reports that up to 800,000 PLA...
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 11:30

After Grounding Raptors, USAF Eyes Other Jets' Oxygen Systems
6 May 2011 By DAVE MAJUMDAR DefenseNews The U.S. Air Force, which on May 3 grounded its F-22 Raptors, has now identified which other aircraft might be affected by defective oxygen generators. Since at least November, the service has been investigating...
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 06:00

ACOTA: les Américains intensifient leur assistance militaire à l'Afrique
07.05.2011 par P. CHAPLEAU Lignes de Défense Lentement et discrètement, les ministères américains de la Défense (DoD) et des Affaires étrangères (DoS) investissent le créneau qu'abandonne progressivement la France sur le continent africain: l'assistance...
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 06:00

Reasons for the bin Laden Helicopter Crash
May 7 2011 By David Pugliese - Defence Watch The Bloomberg news agency reporting that the Black Hawk helicopter carrying U.S. Navy SEALs to Osama Bin Laden’s hideout was “downed by an air vortex caused by unexpectedly warm air and the effect of a high...
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 06:00

Libye: des armes italiennes pour le CNT
07/05/2011 LeFigaro.fr AFP L'Italie va fournir "très bientôt" des armes aux insurgés libyens pour les aider à se défendre face aux forces fidèles au dirigeant Mouammar Kadhafi, qui ont infligé samedi de lourdes pertes à la rébellion dans l'ouest du pays....
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8 mai 2011 7 08 /05 /mai /2011 06:00

Lockheed Martin-Built Next Generation Missile Warning Satellite Launched Successfully
source space.skyrocket.de CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., May 7, 2011 /PRNewswire The first Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) geosynchronous (GEO-1) spacecraft, built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) for the U.S. Air Force, was successfully launched...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 19:00

Puma Resupply
5/7/2011 STRATEGY PAGE MEDITERRANEAN SEA (May 5, 2011) An SA-330J Puma helicopter, assigned to the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Robert E. Peary (T-AKE 5), prepares to lift cargo during a vertical replenishment with the multipurpose...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 18:30

Admirable Persistence : new camera system, Gorgon Stare
source danger room May 7, 2011: STRATEGY PAGE Demonstrating admirable persistence, the U.S. Air Force has again put its new camera system, Gorgon Stare into service in Afghanistan, and reports indicate that it works this time. That has not been the case...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 18:00

AW130s From America To Egypt
May 7, 2011: STRATEGY PAGE As part of military aid to Egypt, the U.S. Army is buying two AW130 helicopters for the Egyptian Air Force. The two choppers will be built by Agusta Westland North America, in the United States, and cost $19 million each. AW139s...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 18:00

Vietnam Kilo 636 Submarine Technology More Advanced Than China Kilo 636 ?
Kilo 636 submarine (photo :Navalshow) 07 May, 2011 DEFENSE STUDIES Commentary Han Hoa Military Magazine in April, a leading source of military technology expert reputation in Moscow (Russia) said that under a bilateral agreement signed between Russia...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

China, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan conduct joint anti-terror drill
2011-05-07 (China Military News cited from Xinhua) China, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, all member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Friday conducted a joint anti-terror drill in Kashi of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region....
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

Afghans Will be Ready to Take up the IED Challenge by 2014 Says ISAF
LONDON, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire Ahead of the annual Counter IED conference in London this June, the ISAF Counter-IED (improvised explosive device) Chief of Staff has stated that he is confident that Afghan forces will be both trained and equipped to a...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 17:30

First in service photo of H-6K, "god of war, with a small g"
May 06, 2011 CHINA DEFENSE BLOG It appears that the PLAAF's latest ALCM carrier, the H-6K, has finally entered service with the 8th Bomber Division. Each H-6K is powered by a pair of Russian D-30KP-2 designed to carry up to 6 CL-10 ALCM, a major improvement...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

Investigation reveals Boeing overcharged US Army on Chinook parts
CH-47 Chinook, US Army 06/05/11 By Stephen Trimble Flight International Boeing overcharged the US Army by $13 million on a sample of 18 high-dollar parts for the CH-47 Chinook, according to a military investigation. The full report on Boeing's charges...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

KAI steps up T-50 pitch to Israel
06/05/11 By Arie Egozi Flight International As the final selection of an advanced jet trainer for the Israeli air force approaches, the contenders are stepping up their efforts to secure the deal. Korea Aerospace Industries, which is offering its T-50,...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

Défense. La lutte sous-marine est «unjeu de patience»
7 mai 2011 - Karine Joncqueur / LeTelegramme Ils seront 1.500marins, français et étrangers dans les rues de Brest, ce week-end. En permission pour deux jours avant une manoeuvre navale Spontex 11. Un entraînement multinational de lutte anti-sous- marine...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

China conducts test flight of "V750" pilotless helicopter in Weifang, Shandong
Photo taken on May 7, 2011 shows the "V750" pilotless helicopter during a test flight in Weifang of east China's Shandong Province. The 757 kilogramme helicopter has a maximum load capacity of 80 kilogramme. The V750 helicopter, with a max speed of 161...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

Lockheed Martin delivers 2,000th Symphony system
photo lockheedmartin.com May 06, 2011 SHEPARD GROUP - Source: Lockheed Martin Lockheed Martin recently delivered its 2,000th Symphony jamming system to help protect allied convoys and soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq from the threat of remotely-detonated...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 12:30

What's Behind the F-22s Being Grounded?
May 6 2011 By David Pugliese - Defence Watch ABC News in the U.S. is reporting that the U.S. Air Force fleet of F-22 fighter jets, "which has never seen combat despite costing the U.S. government nearly $80 billion, has now been grounded indefinitely."...
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7 mai 2011 6 07 /05 /mai /2011 11:30

Kamikaze UAV Breaks The Bank
May 6, 2011: STRATEGY PAGE Last year, the U.S. Army bought ten Switchblade UAVs for testing and evaluation. The tests were successful, and now the army wants to buy and deploy them. The only problem is tight budgets and the cost of this one-use system....
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