City offers online emergency preparedness course to Calgarians

… of emergency preparedness, covering such topics as knowing the risks, making an emergency … preparedness actions Calgarians can take now to help themselves during an emergency … 60 minutes to complete. Calgary Emergency Management Agency chief Tom Sampson … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Coming Soon This Chinese Fighter All Over Africa and Latin America

The market for trainer/light attack planes is relatively crowded with competitors such as the Russian Yak-130, Italian MB.346, China’s subsonic K-8, T-50 Golden Eagle or possibly Boeing’s T-X. It is too early to tell whether L-15 and JL-9 will prove a major export success—but sales…

Why I Serve: The Kalkbrenner Family

For some, they join the military to continue a family heritage. Such is the case for Marco and Ivan Kalkbrenner, two brothers who chose to continue their family’s legacy of service; following in the footsteps of their father and grandmother. Ivan is an Air Force…

Su-35 Can See F-35 All Right’ Military Expert Says US Jet ‘Too Complex

The F-35 is a very complex system and, as such, it has lots of holes, bugs and other things, and it is very difficult to debug it. Like other problems, all this is because it is an excessively high-tech aircraft,” Drozdenko said. He mentioned the…

Face of Defense: Transportation Specialist Enjoys Job, Furthers Educat

“I find my job very exciting and satisfying because I transport key supplies, such as food, clothing, fuel and equipment, to the units I am assigned,” said Army Sgt. Siaka Diambou, a motor transport operator and a member of the Pennsylvania National Guard, who was…

Can Iran’s Stealth Fighter Actually Fly

there can be such a thing as posturing too hard. Iran’s aviation industry has accomplishments to boast about despite operating under heavy sanctions for nearly forty years. It has managed to keep once state-of-the-art U.S.-built F-4 Phantom and F-14 Tomcat fighters in operational condition for…

Why the C-5 Galaxy Is Such a Badass Plane? – YouTube

Why the C-5 Galaxy Is Such a Badass Plane? It’s hard to wrap your head around the sheer size of the C-5. The most recent version, the C-5M, is 247 feet long. That’s twelve feet longer than an Airbus A380 superjumbo civilian jetliner. It has…

Communications Key in Solving International Disputes, Mattis Says

Reopening communications at the top line between the United States and nations such as Russia is essential in solving disagreements, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis told reporters at the Pentagon. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Communications Key in Solving International Disputes, Mattis Says

The Only Plane The Terrorist Fears

The Only Plane The Terrorist Fears : A Day in the Legendary AC130 Plane Is Such a Badass Plane (Video/Thumbnail Picture just For Ilustration) The Lockheed AC-130 gunship is a heavily armed, long-endurance ground-attack variant of the C-130 Hercules transport fixed-wing aircraft. It carries a…