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by hammarö
08 Oct 2012, 11:35
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Saab 39 Gripen Offers
Replies: 9
Views: 2823

Saab 39 Gripen Offers

Brazil has become much more interested in Gripen again. Earlier was a order close for Rafale, but Gripen has sailed up again. The Brazil military has Gripen as number 1. Brazil decide to buy 36 planes 2013. Other countries in South America is very interested. Eddy de la Motte don´t say who to Reuter...
by hammarö
08 Oct 2012, 11:11
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Saab 39 Gripen to Croatia
Replies: 3
Views: 1809

Saab 39 Gripen to Croatia

Croatia is close to buy 8 or 12 JAS 39 Gripen (Sofia Karlberg, Försvarsexportmyndigheten, Defence Authorities, Sweden).

http://www.dn.se/nyheter/sverige/kroati ... ig-jas-kop
by hammarö
08 Oct 2012, 02:49
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Swedens old Hercules.
Replies: 2
Views: 1167

Swedens old Hercules.

Sweden has 8 Lockheed C-130 Hercules. Much needed in the long country, and the use out of country. The oldest is from 1965 and the newest from 1981. In Afghanistan the newest had retarded use. Smaller reparations had to be done which reduced the operability. Discussions is ongoing. One possibility i...
by hammarö
06 Oct 2012, 16:32
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Israel shot down drone.
Replies: 3
Views: 1488

Israel shot down drone.

Published today 16:11 The Israeli Air Force has shot down a pilotless aircraft, known as drones, in the northern Negev desert. Drone entered Israeli airspace from the Mediterranean. Soldiers were looking for aircraft on Saturday to drone to be identified, said in a statement. Negev desert in souther...
by hammarö
06 Oct 2012, 14:05
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Ospreys at Futenma
Replies: 0
Views: 575

Ospreys at Futenma

MOSCOW, October 6 (RIA Novosti) U.S. Ospreys Deployed to Futenma Base in Okinawa Japanese Police Clear Demonstrators at Osprey Base The US Marine Corps completed the deployment of 12 Osprey transport aircraft in Okinawa on Saturday amid strong public opposition, NHK TV reported. Three tilt rotor Osp...
by hammarö
05 Oct 2012, 17:50
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Der Gripen ist los.
Replies: 1
Views: 1018

Der Gripen ist los.

See forum forum3.sff.n.se/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=5169 Swiss testing today Gripen in Switzerland. forum3.sff.n.se/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=5169 www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/sta ... y/25217452 www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/sta ... y/18471087 www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/sta ... y/13620481 www.tagesanzeiger.ch/...
by hammarö
27 Sep 2012, 00:21
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Syria use Chinese supplied radar.
Replies: 0
Views: 487

Syria use Chinese supplied radar.

Syria use newly supplied Russian SAM systems Pantsyr and Buk-2 as Chinese Type-120 and JYL-1 radar north of Homs at Kafar Buhum. It is strange that China make no comments. Is were further other supplies?

geimint.blogspot.se/
by hammarö
26 Sep 2012, 23:45
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Russian Western MD
Replies: 0
Views: 865

Russian Western MD

Western MD (ex Leningrad MD and Moscow MD) Planned stronger Arctic presens. New aircraft carriers plan (5 Northern Fleet/Pacific Fleet) Air bases: Novaya Zemya - Rogachevo: MiG-31 (12) plan. Today FPS An-72/Mi-8. Amderma: MiG-31 Withdrawn. Archangelsk Talagi: MiG-31 withdrawn. Kilp Yavr: Su-27 Withd...
by hammarö
26 Sep 2012, 23:07
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Pilotless JAS 39 Gripen
Replies: 1
Views: 1237

Pilotless JAS 39 Gripen

Sweden planning the new Air Force 2025-2030.

One of seven alternatives is a pilotless JAS 39 Gripen.

http://www.nyteknik.se/nyheter/fordon_m ... 519054.ece
by hammarö
26 Sep 2012, 22:54
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Fighter cost of operation
Replies: 0
Views: 576

Fighter cost of operation

Janes have made a cost of the operation per hour for following aircraft
(including all costs inclusive investment, equipment and fuel costs).

JAS39 Gripen 4700 $ / hour

Rafale 16500 $ / hour

Eurofighter 18000 $ / hour

F-35 21-31000 $ / hour