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Apache attack helicopter makes emergency landing at boys’ school

The boys at Monmouth School, in Monmouthshire, south-east Wales, are given a surprise treat when a warning light forces the helicopter to land immediately Pilots of a stricken Army helicopter gunship made an emergency landing...

Iranian Fighter-Bombers Operating in Syria

The Syrian Arab Air Force (SyAAF), entangled in a bloody civil war that will soon reach its four-year mark, relies heavily on Russia and Iran to keep attrition from diminishing its firepower. After having...

Jointly Developed UAV (Israel-Thailand) Passes Qualification Test

Unmanned G-Star passes qualification test The G-Star unmanned air system jointly developed and marketed by Israeli manufacturer Innocon and G-Force Composites from Thailand has completed qualification test flights at 10,000ft and performed automatic take-off and...
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7 killed in Serbian military helicopter crash near Belgrade

Officials say a Serbian military helicopter has crashed near Belgrade while evacuating a sick baby from south of the country, killing all seven people on board. The defense ministry said Saturday no one survived the...

Indonesia deploy 4 Su-27s on thunder repellent operation

Some four Sukhoi Su-27 aircraft from Makassar Air base have been deployed on the "Tangkis Petir" (Thunder Repellent) training operation in the fourth sector of the National Air Defense area in Biak Numfor district,...

Pakistan Successfully Test Fires Armed Drone Burraq

Pakistan successfully test fires own indigenous developed armed drone Burraq. Burraq is an advanced unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) developed by a venture of PAF and the NESCOM, a civilian defence research and development organisation....

Ukrainian Servicemen Execute Parachute Jumps

On March 10, the servicemen of special forces detached regiment executed parachute jumps from An-26 airlifter. The training leader underlined the paratroopers were working out tasks on parachuting to imaginary enemy territory to accomplish...

Russia army received advanced UAVs “Takhikon”

The Central MD military units located in Siberia have received advanced UAVs “Takhikon”. This type of UAV is developed for aerial reconnaissance at the distances of up to 40 km day and night and in...