Antonov rolls out first An-132D
Aviation & Air Defense

Antonov rolls out first An-132D

December 21, 2016 Defense Watch 0

Ukraine’s Antonov has rolled out its first An-132D turboprop light transport aircraft which is built under the framework of a contract with Saudi Arabia. The An-132D can carry up to 9.2 tons of cargo for short […]

Czech Republic to buy Israeli radars
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Czech Republic to buy Israeli radars

December 19, 2016 Defense Watch 0

Czech Republic has reportedly placed an order for eight Israeli EL/M-2084 3D S-band AESA radars worth $114 million to replace its Soviet-made radars. The country’s defense minister said on Wednesday that the military has decided to […]

Romania to receive additional F-16s
Aviation & Air Defense

Romania to receive additional F-16s

December 19, 2016 Defense Watch 0

Three more F-16s are expected to arrive in Romania on Dec. 22. This brings the number of aircraft in the country to nine. Back in September, deliveries to the Romanian Air Force commenced with six […]

Indonesian Air Force C-130H crashes
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Indonesian Air Force C-130 crashes

December 18, 2016 Defense Watch 0

A former RAAF C-130H operated by the Indonesian Air Force crashed in Indonesian Papua’s highlands on Sunday morning. The C-130H was carrying 12 people on board at the time of the crash. The plane was […]

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