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[World] FA-50PHs Now Armed With Air-to-Ground Missiles

FA-50PH with AGM-65 Maverick missile [Update] ★ Philippine Air Force’s FA-50PHs are now armed with AGM-65 Maverick air-to-ground tactical missile (AGM) designed for close air support, this was highlighted by Pinoy Aviators Facebook page. This was evidenced by FA-50PHs aircraft displayed during the 70th anniversary celebration of Air Force held today in Clark Air Base. [&hellip

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[World] Military Radar Equipment Missing From Malaysian Port

A high-tech military consignment has gone missing from a port in Johor, prompting an investigation by the Customs Department and International Trade and Industry Ministry. The radar equipment, worth millions of ringgit, was being shipped from Australia to the Netherlands via Malaysia. PHOTO: THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK ✬ A consignment of high-tech military radar equipment [&hellip

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[World] Malaysia Adapts Russian-built Jets To Drop US-made Bombs

✈️ SU-30MKM drops GBU-12 Paveway II laser guided smart bomb [Malaysia Military Power] Malaysia has adapted its Russian-built Sukhoi Su-30 multi-role combat aircraft to drop U.S. laser-guided bombs, with a successful release of a live weapon at the end of last year. A video by the Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia, or Royal Malaysian Air Force, [&hellip

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[World] BMMP

Russia Plan to Create a Combat Marine MachineBMMP model [Gur khan] As he reported on his page on the social network “Facebook” by Sergey Mosienko, within the framework of the planned adoption of the State Program in the Russian arms on the 2018-2025 years it is planned to develop a family of machines on the [&hellip

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[World] Saudi Arabia Imports UCAV Production Line From China

Korea  The Beijing-based China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp (CASC) recently signed a deal to sell unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) as well as production lines to Saudi Arabia, according to IHS Janes Defence Industry news. The UAV model in question, the Rainbow-4, can accommodate a satellite communications antenna and has previously been displayed with AR-1 [&hellip

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[World] Saudi Arabia To Build Chinese UAVs

Saudi Arabia already operates the CASC CH-4, seen here at Airshow China 2014. (IHS/Kelvin Wong)Saudi Arabia already operates the CASC CH-4, seen here at Airshow China 2014. (IHS/Kelvin Wong) ☆ Saudi Arabia’s King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) announced on 16 March that its president and the chairman of the China Aerospace Science [&hellip

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[World] ST Kinetics Offers New Platform For Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF)

ST Kinetics’ Next Gen Armored Fighting Vehicle (NGAFV) offering for the US Army’s Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF) in model form. [Monch] At 2017 AUSA Global Force, ST Kinetics is offering its Next Gen Armored Fighting Vehicle (NGAFV) to the US Army for the service’s Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF). In concept, the MPF is seen as [&hellip

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[World] More FA-50PH Jet Fighters Arrived

✈ PH Air Force fifth, sixth supersonic jets arrive todayPhilippine Air Force’s FA-50PH nos. 005 and 006 upon arrival in Taiwan en route to the Philippines [Han chia ho Peter] Arrival ceremony for Philippine Air Force’s fifth and sixth South Korea-made FA-50PH “Fighting Eagle” (005 and 006) was conducted today in Clark Air Base, Pampanga. [&hellip

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[World] Japan May Offer Military Trucks To ASEAN

JGSDF military truck [Fujimi] Japan, trying to enhance defense cooperation with Southeast Asia, wants to offer ASEAN nations second-hand transport vehicles from its Ground Self Defense Force. The government plans to pass a bill during the current Diet session that would allow Japan to donate defense equipment to foreign partners. Japan wants to talk with [&hellip

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[World] RTN’s New Frigate

⚓️ The Most Powerful Frigate in Sout East AsiaStealth ship frigates DW-3000F number 471 of the Royal Thai Navy [RTN] According to the images that appear on the Internet, first DW-3000F stealth frigates of the Royal Thai Navy with hull number 471 main power has been installed, its radar tower also relatively complete. According to [&hellip

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