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ARMY AIR BRINGS THE THUNDER WITH SUPER BOWL FLYOVER 2014!

I was super excited to see that the US Army was getting the opportunity to execute Super Bowl flyover 2014. Yes it is less than ideal having dark helicopters do the job after sundown, and yes a quartet of F-15s or F/A-18s … Read the rest of this entry

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ATTACK ON CAMP LEATHERNECK – BASTION CLAIMS LIVES AND ATTACK JETS

Friday’s coordinated assault on Camp Leatheneck / Camp Bastion, located in the hostile Helmund Province of Southern Afghanistan, by Taliban commandos dressed as US Army personnel and toting suicide vests and RPGs, claimed the lives of two Marines and apparently six … Read the rest of this entry

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FOLLOW UP: COMMENTARY ON APACHE ATTACK HELICOPTERS SEEN USING HELLFIRE MISSILES TO TAKE OUT SMALL GROUPS OF PERSONNEL

http://aviationintel.com/2012/08/02/the-ridiculously-lethal-apache-in-action/ In the video re-posted above that I put up a few days ago depicting a pair of AH-64D Longbow Apache attack helicopters decimating a whole formation of Taliban fighters maneuvering on friendly forces, the Apaches shown use AGM-114 Hellfire … Read the rest of this entry

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THE RIDICULOUSLY LETHAL APACHE IN ACTION

This is an unreal FLIR video, some of the best I have ever seen, of a pair of AH-64D Apache Longbow attack helicopters engaging a whole formation of Taliban fighters. Literally these guys ran their weapons stores dry surgically taking … Read the rest of this entry

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EFFECTS ON TARGET: MUNITIONS AT WORK ON THE FRONT LINES

WARNING: Graphic Footage http://youtu.be/XP8S0tkvnOA Can’t leave out the EOD guys: First person footage of an SF unit in contact in Afghanistan:  

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Lawmakers Want To Withold A Few Dated Cobra Attack Helicopters From Turkey, Yet We Are Selling Them Apaches??

It always amazed me how little many members in powerful positions in congress understand about the weapon systems that they procure or approve for foreign sales. In this case, they are bitching about selling THREE dated AH-1W Cobras to Turkey because of Ankara’s … Read the rest of this entry

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Apache Scalps Havoc In Turkish Tender

This is a big hit to Russia’s helo industry who has been looking for a major export contract for the Mi28. When it comes to integrated avionics, these two machines are not comparable. http://en.ria.ru/world/20111025/168096811.html

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BRITISH APACHES AND MERLINS READIED FOR YEMEN

Looks like everyone is preparing for a very bad situation in Yemen. Scary stuff. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/yemen/8575410/Britain-to-send-Apache-helicopters-to-Yemen.html

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BRITISH INVASION!

GADAFFI’s FORCES GET WORKED OVER BY APACHES AND TORNADOS

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NATO Releases The Hounds!

http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/africa/06/04/libya.war/index.html?hpt=hp_t2

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