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BELL’S V280 Valor Takes To The Air For Its First Flight

The Valor represents the next generation of vertical lift aircraft. The Valor is operated by a crew of 4 and will carry 14 in full combat loads.  Bell is hoping to replace all of the U.S. Army’s aging Black Hawk … Continue reading

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SOF Experiences Yet Another Loss

While on a training exercise off the coast of Florida’s Panhandle, 7 MARSOC operators and 4 Army personnel perished when a UH-60 Black Hawk helo crashed in Santa Rosa Sound. The wreckage was located in 25 feet of water, and … Continue reading

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SOFIC 2013–Bell 407AH

  This is the Bell 407AH. I want one and that’s basically it!

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SOFIC 2012 / ISOF 2012 – BAE Systems Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS®)

I admit to having a fond place in my heart for BAE Systems; it’s rare to find a company of its size with as much creativity and entrepreneurship. The Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System or APKWS is but one example … Continue reading

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SOFIC 2012 / ISOF 2012 Day Two

Black Hawk infiltrates team to destroy a barge with C4 charges…

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