Tu-160 and PAK DA will rely on new astronavigation unit

Posted in Air Force, Research on July 1st, 2015 Be the first to comment

Radio-Electronic Technologies Concern (KRET) is researching on a new astronavigation unit, designated ANS-2009, for the Tu-160 strategic bomber.

Tupolev Tu-160 in flight
By Sergey Lysenko (http://russianplanes.net/id122395) [CC BY-SA 4.0 or CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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Naval Pantsir is based on Kashtan CIWS

Posted in Air Defense, Navy on July 1st, 2015 Be the first to comment

A promotional poster at the International Maritime Defence Show 2015 shows the configuration of the naval version of Pantsir air defense system.

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Photos: Michael Zherdev
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Ka-52K on display at International Maritime Defense Show 2015

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Su-35S will full air-to-ground weapons load

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The Su-35S undergoing flight tests at Zhukovsky was photographed with a full air-to-ground weapons load recently. An earlier photo showed the jet flying with just three KAB-1500L precision-guided bombs. This round, the aircraft has six FAB-500 M-62 500kg general purpose bombs fixed to its wing and fuselage pylons.

Australia orders two more KC-30As

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Australia has placed an order for two more KC-30A aerial refueling tankers, increasing the fleet from five to seven aircraft.

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By Robert Frola (Flickr) [GFDL or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons
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UH-1Y now has an EW pod

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HX-21 recently started testing a developmental electronic warfare (EW) pod for the UH-1Y. The first flight took place on Jun. 8 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River.

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Unidentified customer places order for RBS 70

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Saab has received an SEK270 million order for the delivery of RBS 70 missiles and additional equipment and training with a customer who does not wish to be identified.

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By Specialist Eric Hughes, United States Army (http://www.c7f.navy.mil/) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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HMS Defender in training exercise with Eurofighters from II (AC) Squadron

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The Royal Air Force’s II (AC) Squadron deployed to RNAS Culdrose for a week-long exercise near the English Channel with HMS Defender.

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F-16 flies with Legion Pod IRST for first time

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The Legion Pod IRST was flown on board a F-16 for the first time recently, demonstrating the ease of integrating the sensor to the aircraft.

Legion pod on CD-15 taxi, lalst chance and takeoff
Photo: Lockheed Martin
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First U.S. Marine to graduate from Air Force’s only F-35 intelligence course

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1st Lt. Samuel Winsted is the first U.S. Marine Corps officer to graduate from the Air Force’s only F-35 Intelligence Formal Training Unit course.

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