New Engines And Glass Cockpits Included In The
RAF Chinook helicopters operating in Afghanistan will receive a
GBP408m upgrade to deliver more powerful engines and more advanced,
digitized cockpits, Minister for Defence Equipment and Support,
Quentin Davies, announced late last week.
More Than 3,000 Riders And Fans Watched The Elite Skydiving
The U.S. Navy's Leap Frogs precision parachute team was
among the highlights of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) BMX
Supercross World Cup held at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (OTC)
in Chula Vista, California September 19.
Stops Short Of Veto Threat If They Are Included In Defense
The White House has issued a Statement of Administration Policy
(SAP) strongly objecting to the Senate version of the FY2010
Defense Authorization Bill. The objections are based on the
inclusion of funding for additional C-17 cargo planes President
Obama says are not necessary.