Aug 2, 2013
South Korea resumes bidding in jet fighter deal
South Korea will resume its procurement process this month for a jet fighter contract expected to be worth more than $7.2 billion, Yonhap news agency reported.
On This Day in Aviation History
1933 - Jim Mollison flies a de Havilland Puss Moth from the United Kingdom to Brazil, via Senegal, across the South Atlantic.
Iran now capable of overhauling fighter jets
Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb. 23 / Trend S.Isayev, T. Jafarov/ Iran is now capable of overhauling such fighter jets as MiG-29, F-14 Tomcat and F-5 Freedom Fighter, Commander of Iranian Second Destroyer Jet base, Masud Ruzxosh said, Mehr reported.
Iran's F-5 Knockoff Fighter Now At Squadron Strength
So, Iran's second locally-grown fighter jet, the Saeqeh has officially become operational with the Iranian air force at the squadron level.