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New US Army tactical network set to begin fielding in the fall

New US Army tactical network set to begin fielding in the fall

New equipment and training, part of the Army’s “Capability Set 13″ begins fielding in October. The 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, out of at Fort Bliss, Texas, will be the first recipients of more than 15 new systems […]


Russian Warships Arrive at U.S. Pearl Harbor for Joint Drills

Russian Warships Arrive at U.S. Pearl Harbor for Joint Drills

A group of Russia’s Pacific Fleet warships has arrived at the U.S. Pearl Harbor naval base to take part in the Rim of the Pacific international drills, a fleet spokesman said on Saturday. “During their long voyage from Vladivostok to […]


RIMPAC 2012 to Feature More Participants, Biofuel Use

RIMPAC 2012 to Feature More Participants, Biofuel Use

This year’s Rim of the Pacific naval exercise will feature a larger group of participating countries seeking to develop better maritime cooperation, Navy Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, chief of naval operations, told Pentagon reporters today. “We’ve been doing RIMPAC for […]


German Eurofighter Typhoons in ‘Red Flag – Alaska 2012′

German Eurofighter Typhoons in ‘Red Flag – Alaska 2012′

Eight Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft from German Air Force Jagdgeschwader 74 (JG 74) took part in a two week ‘Red Flag’ exercise in Alaska alongside American, Polish, Japanese and Australian air forces. Eurofighter Typhoons were deployed from their home base in […]


Exercises demonstrate Global Strike flexibility, capability

Exercises demonstrate Global Strike flexibility, capability

Air Force Global Strike Command Airmen participated in two major exercises this month, demonstrating the command’s flexibility and global reach while testing its tactics, techniques and procedures. Airmen from the 2nd Bomb Wing’s 20th and 96th Bomb Squadrons teamed with […]


Morocco Requests M1A1 SA Abrams Tank Enhancement, Support and Equipment

Morocco Requests M1A1 SA Abrams Tank Enhancement, Support and Equipment

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of the Kingdom of Morocco for enhancement and refurbishment of 200 M1A1 Abrams tanks and associated parts, equipment, logistical support and training for […]


Thales Wins Submarine Simulator Upgrade Contract

Thales Wins Submarine Simulator Upgrade Contract

Thales Australia has signed a contract with the Defence Materiel Organisation to upgrade the Collins Submarine Platform Training Simulator (PTS). Located at the Submarine Training and Systems Centre (STSC) at HMAS Stirling, Western Australia, the PTS has been in service […]


US, South Korean and Japanese Naval Exercises Announced

US, South Korean and Japanese Naval Exercises Announced

The United States, the Republic of Korea and Japan will conduct a two-day, trilateral naval exercise June 21 – 22 in the waters south of the Korean peninsula. The exercise will focus on improving interoperability and communications with the ROK […]


Major Issues of Immediate Concern for the Indian Air Force

Major Issues of Immediate Concern for the Indian Air Force

The Indian Air Force (IAF), like all Air Forces, is highly technology dependent. Its effectiveness stems in large part from the technological sophistication of its equipment and the levels of expertise of its personnel in equipment utilisation. Equipment sophistication and […]


 
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