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I have been following this story from before there was one. It would seem that Qaddafi’s massive stockpile of shoulder fired heat seeking missiles has made their way all over the region. From neighboring countries in North Africa to the … Read the rest of this entry
Is this good news or bad news??!?! Great work to the folks that are working so hard to round them up, but still 15,000 of them are still unaccounted for? Even if 5% of that has been smuggled into terrorists hands that … Read the rest of this entry
http://www.boston.com/news/world/middleeast/articles/2011/11/11/israel_speeds_up_work_on_airline_defense_system/ Earlier aviationintel article about C-MUSIC: http://aviationintel.com/?p=3237
The reality is that this technology may make sense for the military, El Al Airlines and some heavy cargo operators that operate in high risk theaters of warfare, but I doubt we will see advanced DIRCM (Directional Infra Red Counter Measures) systems … Read the rest of this entry
It is odd that Gaddafi invested so heavily in the latest shoulder fired missile technology, but never put them to work when the NATO led air battle kicked off. The other side to this story is that some of these modern MANPADS are missing … Read the rest of this entry
Very interesting! I would be a little weary of flying in formation with an aircraft equipped with it though! http://www.jpost.com/Defense/Article.aspx?id=228924