It’s been quite a week in air defence news. Balloons with F-22s, Su-25s with MANPADS and a helicopter with….an M79!
Playlist - Conflicts
Hypocrites; The International Community and Burma
Civilians in Burma continue being targeted, with a report highlighting how foreign companies are assisting the SAC to murder their own people
UK Sending Challenger 2’s to Ukraine; What’s the Significance?
The announcement that the UK is going to send tanks to Ukraine has more significance on the political level than the tactical one.
Russian Troops Driven from Strategic Areas by Ukrainian Offensive
The last week has seen a radical shift in Ukraine with a new offensive offering the possibility of totally disrupting Russian plans.
US Missiles Being Used by Ukrainian MiGs
A recent video by the Ukrainian Air Force showed a very interesting development in terms of the weaponry they are now using.
What Is the VAMPIRE Anti-UAV System?
The latest US military aid to Ukraine had a bit of a mystery item included – VAMPIRE UCAS systems. So what are they?
Ukrainian Pilots and Crew to Train on US Aircraft and Russia Looking at Iranian Drones?
The latest US defense funding act has provision for training Ukrainian pilots on US aircraft and Russian interest in Iranian UAVs reported.
Burma; A Country on Fire
Since seizing power a year and a half ago, the Burma military is faced with more opposition than ever before.
Every Weapon* Sent to Ukraine as Military Aid Listed
*Actually, that’s a lie, but I did try my best. So here is a list (best as I can make out) of military aid provided to Ukraine.
Whitehouse Wants $33 Billion Military and Financial Aid for Ukraine
Game changer! Biden has requested $33 billion aid for Ukraine from Congress. If granted, Ukraine’s military budget would rival S. Korea!