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In Turkey announced the manufacturing of the components of the F-35 after the cancellation of the program

Turkey continued the production of components of the fifth generation fighter F-35 after the US expelled her from the program, said the head of the defense Ministry of the country Hulusi Akar.

As previously announced, the Pentagon, USA buy destined Turkey the F-35 after the cancellation of the program of cooperation for their production due to the purchase by Ankara of the Russian s-400.

Media: Poland has afraid to put F-35 at the Russian border

Poland decided not to deploy the fifth generation fighter F-35 Lightning II at the base in Malbork 80 kilometers from the Kaliningrad region and in mińsk Mazowiecki, near the Belarusian border. It is reported Defence24.

According to the portal, Poland refused to deploy the newest fighters in the East of the country, as the authorities fear that Russia will be able to check their radar and infrared characteristics. So the military leadership decided to deploy F-35 on the West of the country in Swidwin, which previously was home to squadrons of su-22.

The foreign Ministry commented on the American desire to buy s-400 from Turkey

Moscow considers Washington's desire to buy the Russian s-400 Ankara as another manifestation of the US to achieve their goals through pressure, said in an interview with RIA Novosti Director of the Fourth European Department of the MFA of Russia Yuri Philipson.

Republican Senator John Thune had earlier proposed to resolve the contradictions between the USA and Turkey according to the Russian s-400 by purchasing these complexes in Ankara, according to the text of the proposed amendment to the defense budget of the United States. In order to purchase named assurances to Turkey that she will not buy the proceeds other military equipment, is incompatible with the requirement of NATO.

US air force buys intended Turkey the F-35

USA buy destined Turkey the F-35 after the cancellation of the program of cooperation for their production due to the purchase by Ankara of the Russian s-400, according to the Pentagon.

Eight aircraft F-35A Lightning II will be repurchased under 862 million contract from the manufacturer Lockheed Martin "due to the removal of the Republic of Turkey of the F-35," says the message of the Pentagon. In addition, the deal included six cars for the U.S. air force.

The first "Ford" lumpy. Why supervises U.S. Navy remains not combat-ready

The American supervenes a new generation of "Gerald Ford" next problem — recently, the U.S. Navy announced the dismissal of the project by a number of senior professionals. The American media is associated with numerous shortcomings identified during the pilot operation of "floating airfield". The most expensive warship in history, worth nearly $ 13 billion is still not ready for service, although he entered the Navy in may 2017. Why "Gerald Ford" not so lucky — in the material RIA Novosti.

To develop the most powerful aircraft carrier began in the mid-1990s. Laid the ship in 2005. According to the plans of the Navy command, he had to change the first American nuclear aircraft carrier "enterprise", who had served since the early 1960s. Built almost ten years and launched in the fall of 2013. Displacement over 100 thousand tons, "Gerald Ford" — the world's largest surface combat ship.

In the U.S. Congress proposed to impose sanctions against Turkey for the purchase of s-400

The us Congress proposed to impose sanctions against Turkey due to the purchase of the Russian s-400.

The relevant bill was introduced Abigail Spanberger, Michael McCall and Adam Kinzinger, on the website which reported on this initiative.

The U.S. approved the sale of Japan 105 aircraft F-35

The U.S. approved the sale of 105 Japanese military aircraft F-35 at $23 billion, reported the Agency for defense cooperation, included in the structure of the Ministry of defense.

The government of Japan had previously requested a contract for the supply of 63 units modify the F-35A, 42 aircraft vertical takeoff F-35B and it 110 F135 engines, including five spare.

Media reported about the new tests s-400 against the F-16 in Turkey

The Turkish military has begun testing new anti-aircraft missile systems s-400 against American fighters F-16 and F-4 at the airbase Myurted near Ankara, said the Fighter Jets World.

According to the information portal, tests began on 4 July and runs until 26 November.

Trump took the aviation parade in honor of independence Day USA

The US President Donald trump has taken a massive air parade in honor of independence Day, held over the White house, the broadcast led the White house website.

Before the performance of trump in the air flying "air force one" - the presidential Boeing 747, and then on the lawn in front of Lincoln's monument landed military parachutists. After the speech, trump aerial parade continued. The era of the Second world war represented a military transport C-47, followed by Boeing B-17 "Flying fortress", accompanied by the famous fighter "Mustang" (North American P-51). Was submitted bombers B-25 Mitchell and the giant B-29 Superfortress - planes of this model have carried out the nuclear bombing of Japan.

British fighter jets escorted Russian planes

British Typhoon fighter jets took to the air from the air base in Lossiemouth in Scotland, to accompany the "far Russian aircraft", according to the air force of the Kingdom.

It is noted that the aircraft did not go to the flight information UK to the North coast of Scotland, "the interception was not required".

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