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Off Track: High Velocity Aerial Filming

Aerial Filming took a giant leap forward when Swedish aerial specialist, Peter Degerfeldt at Blue Sky bluesky.se challenged Gyro-stabilized Systems in Grass Valley, US, to build a GSS 520 5 axis system that would produce rock solid images at a speed of more than 300 knots per hour. 61 more words

Off Track

Praise Hands Emoji: The CW Is Bringing Back “MADtv”

Nine years after MADtv ended its 14-year run on Fox, the show is poised to make a comeback.

The CW announced on Monday that the Emmy-winning sketch comedy series is returning with eight hour-long episodes. 181 more words

Entertainment

NEWS ROUNDUP: MLK Day Protest Ends In 25 Arrests…AND MORE

A protest in the Bay Area – held not only to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. but also to seek justice for Mario Woods, a man shot and killed by San Francisco Police officers last month – included protesters shutting down highway lanes near the SF Bay Bridge. 524 more words

National News

Gripen: Brazil postpones signing of the contract

The contract should have been signed in late June. It has been extended to this week when negotiations led to date to the end of October.  59 more words

Fighter

Hungary army to ground all Gripen jets after second crash-landing

Budapest (AFP) – The Hungary army said on Wednesday it would ground and review its fleet of Jas-39 Gripen fighter jets, made by Swedish manufacturer Saab, after a second crash-landing within a month. 194 more words

Fighter Jet Crashes In Hungary, Pilot Ejects

A fighter jet has crash-landed, due a suspected technical fault, in Hungary, though the pilot of the aircraft safely ejected from the jet. 181 more words

World

Rafale, Gripen and LCA - Key to Solving IAF's Dwindling Fighter Problem

Recently there has been a lot of Hue and Cry about the Rafale deal in the press and just yesterday , The ever reticent AK Anthony, who was surprisingly silent all throughout his tenure as the Defence minister came out attacking the Rafale deal which is under negotiation with France. 2,528 more words

Defence