Chkalovsk Naval Airbase Improvements

Kaliningrad Chkalovsk is a naval air base in Chkalovsk, Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia located 9 km northwest of Kaliningrad and is home to 846 OMSHAP (846th Independent Naval Shturmovik Aviation Regiment).   [Read more…]

Cam Rahn Airbase Expansion

Cam Rahn Airbase is part of the Cam Rahn Naval Base in Khanh Hoa Provice, Vietnam.  It was used by the US Air Force during the Vietnam War.  From 1979 to 2002, it was used by the Soviet/Russian Navy.  Russia resumed using the naval base in 2013 and the air base in 2014.   [Read more…]

Is anyone surprised? Russian to sell $8 billion worth of weapons to Iran

I’m sure no one is surprised at this, but…

Moscow plans to sell Iran state-of-the-art warplanes, tanks and missile systems, Russian state media said Wednesday — a haul that could reportedly total up to $8 billion.

The most troubling…

In addition to jets and surface-to-air missiles, Iran is eyeing up Russian warships, diesel submarines, gunships, T-90 tanks and coastal defense systems, according to a report in Russian business daily Kommersant earlier this week.

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