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Assessing the SAM threat


SAMs are the new boogeyman of the USAF, one which they are also using in their political games. They want the F-35 because, they say, legacy aircraft are “unsurvivable”. 2,479 more words

Weapons Systems Analysis

MH17 might have been shot down from air – chief Dutch investigator

The chief Dutch prosecutor investigating the MH17 downing in eastern Ukraine does not exclude the possibility that the aircraft might have been shot down from air, Der Spiegel reported. 747 more words


S-400 missile systems being deployed to Russia’s Eastern Military District

The S-400 SAM systems, which are capable of launching up to 72 missiles and engaging up to 36 targets simultaneously, entered service in 2007 to replace the S-300 systems. 207 more words

Missile Systems

Taiwan to spend HK$19 billion on home-made missile defence against Beijing

Purchase of locally made weapons is ‘biggest procurement of its kind’ in recent years, lawmaker says


The Taiwanese military tests a US-made surface-to-air missile from a destroyer last September. 313 more words

PressTV: Western leadership shot down in Ukraine, by Jim W. Dean

An old woman is walking near the wreckage of Malaysian plane which crashed in Ukraine on July 17, 2014. (file photo)

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Malaysian Airliner: Russian Officer Pushed the Launch Button -- Ukraine Says Mass Murder Sits Directly on Moscow’s Doorstep

A Russian military officer personally pushed the launch button on surface-to-air missiles that blew Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 out of the sky, a senior Ukrainian official said Tuesday. 255 more words

MH17 crash: FT photo shows signs of damage from missile strike

It is nice to see everyone’s logical response and approach to the question we posed this morning. So far, no one has been able to prove/disprove our thesis. 160 more words