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Israel is deploying Iron Dome anti-missile system battery to assess its performance. Israel is looking to test the performance of the Iron Dome anti-missile system's radar and interceptors.
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Taiwan's Hsiung Feng (Brave Wind) III supersonic anti-ship missile missed its target in a training exercise due to problems in its computer.
Hsiung Feng III supersonic anti-ship missile is capable of cruising at a top speed of Mach 2.0 (twice the speed of sound) and has a range of around 130 kilometers when flying very close to the sea to avoid early detection.
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United States had earlier blocked three such attempts by the Taiwan for the purchase of 66 F-16C/D Block 50/52+ and upgrade of the 146 F-16A/B Block 20 fighters aircraft.
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The United States Air Force has grounded its F-22 Raptor fifth-generation stealth air superiority fighter aircraft due to the problems suffered by the aircraft's oxygen supply.
Fifth-generation Stealth aircraft which is designed to evade radar was grounded since May 3 and United States Air Force officials say that it is yet not clear when the most advance fighter aircraft in world would be able return to the air.
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Sergei Kornev is heading the Russian Rosoboronexport delegation at the Paris Air Show. He said that Russia will hand over the 2nd Ilyushin Il-76MF transport aircraft to Jordan at end of this month.
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United Arab Emirates has decided to decrease its order of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense interceptors from 144 to 96 interceptors.
In September 2008, UAE government had requested the United States government to purchase 144 Terminal High Altitude Area Defense interceptors and associated equipment at an estimated cost of $6.95 billion.
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Indian Navy has demanded detailed briefing over the crash of a MiG-29KUB fighter jet, which was manufactured for the Indian Navy. This briefing will play an important role in determining if th problem is sufficient enough to force Indian Navy's MiG-29Ks which are already in service.
Indian Navy has ordered 12 MiG 29K and 4 MiG-29KUB fighter jets from Russia at cost of over $ 900 million in 2004. Four MiG-29K Fighter jets are already in service at Goa.
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Speculations suggest that upgraded carrier may be launched next month to perform initial tests while official launching ceremony may be held next year.
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United States Senate Armed Services Committee has asked the US Defense Department to conduct feasibility of selling F-35 JSF (joint strike fighter) to the Indian air force.
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Details of the Request For Information as issued by the Government of India for the Indian Naval MultiRole Helicopters.
The Ministry of Defence, Government of India, intends to augment the fleet of existing multi role helicopters (ASW/ASUW/Special Ops Commando) with suitable new-build Naval Multi Role Helicopters (NMRH), with comparable performance and ASW, ASuW, SAR, ELINT and Special Operation / Commando operation capabilities.
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Indian air force is all set to receive 4 out of 6 C-130J Super Hercules transport aircrafts by the end of this month. India had placed an order for 6 C-130J Super Hercules transport aircrafts for $ 970 million in 2008.
Indian air force officials has confirmed that 2 C-130J Super Hercules are already at the Hindon air base and another 2 will join the IAF fleet by the end of June 2011.
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|JF-17 Thunder jet and J-20 Mighty Dragon stealth fighter jet|
JF-17 Thunder Fighter Jet with Chinese J-20 Stealth Fighter Jet
JF-17 Thunder (FC-1 Xiaolong) is jointly developed by Chengdu Aircraft Industries Corporation (CAC) and Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) for the Pakistan air force. Chinese J-20, fifth generation stealth fighter jet is being developed by Chengdu Aircraft Industry Group for People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF).
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Taiwanese Coast Guard Administration will get this new High Endurance Cutter which will be called Taipei class or Kaohsiung class(CG-128). This new class of ships is intended capable of deep sea operations in all weather and act as a fast, reliable platform that can respond to the emerging threats in the region.
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This is a video of Australian troops, Afghan National Army (ANA) and United States Army snipers training in Afghanistan. Australians snipers supervising the Afghan National Army (ANA) snipers in their training and United States Army snipers firing their XM2010 Enhanced Sniper Rifle (ESR).
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|Indian Agni V Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles (ICBM)|
Indian Air Chief says that India should design and produce intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) with which can suppress the planned capabilities of the Agni-V ICBM which has range of over 5,000 km. He argued that India must look beyond its traditional enemies Pakistan & China.
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Soldier of the Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment in the turret of the NZ Light Armoured Vehicle (NZLAV).New Zealand army purchased 105 8×8 wheeled Light Armoured Vehicle which are armed with 25mm M242 Bushmaster automatic guns and 2 x 7.62mm MAG 58 machine guns. NZLAV is based on the Generation III Light Armoured Vehicle (LAV III).
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United States government will provide 30 Boeing AH-64 Block III Apache gunship helicopters to the Taiwan (Republic of China Army) under program Sky Eagle. This makes Taiwan the first international customer for the AH-64 Block III Apache gunship.
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Japanese Type 10 (10式戦車) Main Battle Tank (MBT) is designed to replace Type 74 main battle tanks in the Japan Ground Self Defense Force.
Japanese Type 10 Main Battle Tank and AH-64DJP Apache Gunship Helicopter.
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Mirage 2000BG fighter jet of the Hellenic Air Force has crashed into the eastern Aegean Sea during a routine training exercise at 1:24 p.m. Both pilots were successfully able to eject and are safe.
Hellenic Air Force has said that Mirage 2000BG fighter aircraft lost power while it was flying between the islands of Samos and Fourni.
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Turkish Undersecretariat for Defense Industries is very close to the finalization of the contract for the purchase of the 6 Boeing CH-47 heavy lift military transport helicopters at cost of around $300 million.
Turkey showed interest in the purchase of 14 CH-47F heavy lift helicopters, but due to the financial reasons the order has been scaled back to 6 helicopters . These new CH-47F Chinooks will be 1st heavy lift helicopters in the Turkish service and will be delivered in 2013.
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Cabinet Committee on Security has cleared this purchase worth $4.1-billion, making it the biggest Indian defense deal with the United States.
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Indian army has already authorized the construction of the over 5,500 defenses and bunkers near the line of Line of Actual Control at cost of around $ 2.06 billion. Cabinet Committee on Security for the Eastern Army Command plans to complete these bunkers within next 4 to 5 years.
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