South Korean marines get their aircraft

In 2017, at the disposal of units Marine Corps South Korea will immediately 32 helicopter. So Makar, these troops in '44 after rediscover their "wings."

As the South Korean media said, citing sources at the local military department, the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Korea has made a final decision on the purchase of a large batch of helicopters for Marine Corps. Total Marines get 40 cars, 32 of which entered service in 2017, and eight others — "a little later."

It should be noted that the South Korean naval infantry trying since 2005 to get their hands

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Pacific Fleet marines planted on about. Sakhalin

July 2, in one of the bays on the Gulf of Aniwa. Sakhalin held the next practical step command post exercises Pacific Fleet dropping sea infantry on unequipped coast.

After the end of the transition from sea to Sakhalin, Primorye Marines were tasked to win from a simulated enemy beachhead on the coast. The peculiarity of this landing, except for landing in a strange place, was the joint role of Marines from Primorye and Kamchatka. Total to maneuvering attracted more than 50 units battle equipment and about 500 troops marines. The operation was supported by dropping more than 10

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U.S. Marines move to the new guns

Marine infantry U.S. ordered from the company Colt a batch of 12 thousand new pistols M45 MEU (SOC) CQBP (Close Quarter Battle Pistol) for the conduct of close combat. According to a company press release, available on the website of Defense-Aerospace, the contract is for 5 years and cost the customer in 22.5 million dollars. The first batch of 4036 new pistols with spare parts will be delivered during 2012.

According disk imaging Marine Corps Times, the new gun is designated Colt Rail Gun and is a development known Colt M1911, standing on the arms of the U.S. military

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The history of the Marine Corps

Marine Corps traces its history to 1775. During the War of Independence, the second Continental Congress approved the creation of 2-Marine battalions for service on ships of the Continental Navy. In 1798, the 5th Congress of the United States formally organized the United States Marine Corps. During its 235-year history, the Marines have distinguished themselves in front of the state in almost all the battles — from the Battle of Belleau Wood to Iwo Jima, from the Battle of Chosinskom reservoir to the siege of Khe Sanh and the storming of Fallujah. Because

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Marines on the teachings of the East 2010

The exercises "East"Uchavstvujut more 30 warships and support vessels PF, 20 aircraft and helicopters sea Air Pacific Fleet. In total, the exercise will use up to 20 thousand soldiers and 70 aircraft, up to 2.5 thousand pieces of weapons, military and special equipment more 30 ships.

The Marines and the Army of the United States will hold joint military exercises

Marine infantry and the Army of the United States will be involved in conducting large-scale joint military exercises under the title of "forcible entry." 10's of thousands of military troops of both species perceive the role of the exercises, which will be held in North Carolina.

In the words of Lieutenant General Richard Mills, during the joint exercises will be practiced acts of the Army and Marines in the criteria of possible military operations in the Pacific.

Mills explained that in the 1980s and 1990s were often held joint exercises body sea Corps and the Army, including the

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SCALP Naval cruise missile hit the target in the first full-scale test

Sea cruise rocket distant acts SCALP, made by MBDA, hit the target in the first full-scale test, which was conducted at the site Biscarrosse in the Bay of Biscay.

As said in the company MBDA, rocket was launched from the coastal launcher, imitating the frigate, and performed on the flight line of motion, simulating an attack target, and then hit the intended target. The test was conducted within the framework of the development of the rocket, which is to go into service of the French Navy in 2014.

According to the developers, all test objectives were achieved, an assessment

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Naval Aviation: the change of old planes?

Russian Navy aircraft is in a critical condition. Particularly difficult situation arises in the Black Sea Fleet, which could lose much of their own planes and helicopters already in the coming 5-6 years. Asks a quick solution to the situation, the more that without modern air component will be worthless all deliveries of new ships within state programs from the arms to the years 2011-20.

Plans for the supply of the latest technology for naval aviation of the Russian Federation remain unknown. At least, the public messages, and even more official statements, in what would be called the number

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Naval aviation of the Russian Navy expects to receive new aircraft in 2012

Marine aviation Russian Navy, which is currently celebrating its 95th anniversary, plans get Later in the year the first batch of new deck-based fighters MiG-29K. Such information shared fleet commander Igor Kozhin.

"The first 4 fighter we can get in the next year, but this requires that by mid-August of this year, the department signed a contract with the weapons industry in the creation and purchase of MiG-29K. If this does not happen, then the sea aviation receive new fighter jets before 2013 ", — said Kojin.

The commander noted that the cycles of production of fighter aircraft such that

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The Marines of the Caspian Flotilla in two years will have three boats, Serna

RIA Announcements. Marine infantry Caspian flotilla in the coming two years will receive three modern amphibious boat project 11770 "Serna", said Tuesday RIA official Announcements representative Russian Navy.

Tuesday marks 307 years since the creation of the day or sea Corps of.

"Caspian flotilla in the next two years will receive three landing craft, "Serna", which will greatly enhance the potential of landing craft sea Corps fleet, "- said the representative of the Navy.

Boats of this project has previously acted in the Caspian Flotilla, but representative Defense Ministry did not specify how many of these boats

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