Royal Danish Air Force

Type: Organization
Name: Royal Danish Air Force
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Airbus, Boeing, Lockheed Announce Bids on Danish Fighter Competition; Saab Withdraws

Airbus, Boeing and Lockheed Martin have confirmed they have submitted bids to replace the Royal Danish Air Force's aging F-16 combat jet fleet but Saab has withdrawn from the competition.A link to this page will be included in your message. ... [Published DefenseNews.com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Sociology Students To Study Selfies For A-Level

Back in April, we revealed a university would be launching a degree course on selfies . As many of you suspected, this was indeed an April Fool's.However an exam board has announced teens will be studying selfies as part of their sociology A-level course ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Saab will not compete for Denmark’s $5bn fighter jet contract

Swedish manufacturer Saab has decided against bidding for the Royal Danish Air Force's (RDAF) fighter replacement programme (FRP).Lockheed Martin, Boeing and Airbus Defence and Space have submitted their proposals for the $5.5bn contract.The FRP programme ... [Published Air Force Technology - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Fighter-jet pilots with 3-d audio cut chatter to find threats

Terma A/S, a supplier of parts for the tail of the F-35 fighter jet, wants a bigger place in the cockpit -- inside the pilot's head.The Danish manufacturer has developed a noise-filtering headset that separates the "cocktail party buzz" of chatter, so ... [Published Chicago Daily Herald - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Andrea Belluso on Shooting with Profoto Collapsible Reflectors

[embedded content]From the Profoto Blog : "There are days when the whole world seems to smile upon you. But there are also days when the forces of nature seem to conspire against you. This shoot belongs in the latter category…The shoot was done at Långtora ... [Published The-Digital-Picture.com - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Sikorsky Awarded $1.28 billion contract

STRATFORD -- Sikorsky Aircraft got more good news Thursday, when the awarded the company a $1.28 billion contract to build four prototype Combat Rescue Helicopters which may be used to replace the aging HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter fleet.The contract awarded ... [Published Connecticut Post - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Sikorsky Wins Danish Seahawks Equipment Contract

Sikorsky won a $115 million contract for varied engineering works on nine new Royal Danish MH-60R Seahawk helicopters.US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) contract involves installation of a hydraulic deck lock system to secure each aircraft to the ship, ... [Published Defense World - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Lockheed Targets Denmark for F-35

Designed to defeat both existing and emerging threats, the F-35 Lightning II represents a quantum leap in air dominance and international partnership for the Royal Danish Air Force. An aircraft so advanced, it sets new global standards for multi-mission ... [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 04 2014 - Updated Jun 04 2014 - 1 reports

NATO Baltic Air Policing Revenge of the Cold War Relic

By Justin Bronk , Research Analyst NATO’s primary military response to the Russian annexation of Crimea was to reinforce its long standing Baltic Air Policing operations. Airpower is a domain in which NATO can credibly challenge Russian dominance in ... [Published RUSI - Jun 04 2014]
First reported Apr 25 2014 - Updated Apr 25 2014 - 1 reports

Nice air-to-air image of Russian Tu-95 Bear bomber intercepted off UK by RAF Typhoon

The RAF has released some cool images of the long-range Russian Tu-95 aircraft intercepted off northern UK earlier this week. On Apr. 23, two RAF Typhoons from RAF Leuchars, intercepted and escorted two Tu-95 “Bear-H” aircraft that were approaching ... [Published The Aviationist - Apr 25 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Danish F-16 jets filmed on the firing range hit their own camera

This is not covered by warranty. Royal Danish Air Force personnel love to film their F-16s using air-to-air and air-to-surface armament. A GoPro screenshot of a RDAF pilot firing an AIM-9 Sidewinder produced one of the coolest selfie ever taken from ... [Published The Aviationist - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Mar 05 2014 - Updated Mar 06 2014 - 1 reports

Is this the ultimate selfie?

Danish fighter pilot decides to take a 'selfie' at the moment he fires a missile It may not have broken records like Ellen DeGeneres's Oscar 'selfie' but this incredible image shows a live air missile being fired by a pilot.The Danish fighter pilot manages ... [Published Telegraph - Mar 05 2014]

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"Students will apply sociological theories and methods to explore weighty questions around online censorship; how to police the rising tide of global organised crime; if the selfie culture encourages sexualisation of young girls; whether social networks unite or isolate people; and the role of digital networks in creating virtual communities."
FXM director-general Ulf Hammarstrom said: "We are grateful for the invitation to tender, but as on all occasions like this, we have undertaken an analysis of the situation and choose not to respond to the invitation."
"We see more mutual value and benefits in Terma cooperating" with plane manufacturers, Tandrup said. "3-D audio is of strategic importance to Terma and it requires special skills and know-how."
From the Profoto Blog : "There are days when the whole world seems to smile upon you. But there are also days when the forces of nature seem to conspire against you. This shoot belongs in the latter category…"

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Airbus, Boeing, Lockheed Announce Bids on Danis... [Published DefenseNews.com - Jul 23 2014]
Sociology Students To Study Selfies For A-Level [Published Huffington Post UK - Jul 23 2014]
Saab will not compete for Denmark’s $5bn fighte... [Published Air Force Technology - Jul 22 2014]
Fighter-jet pilots with 3-d audio cut chatter t... [Published Chicago Daily Herald - Jul 18 2014]
Andrea Belluso on Shooting with Profoto Collaps... [Published The-Digital-Picture.com - Jul 07 2014]
Sikorsky Awarded $1.28 billion contract [Published Connecticut Post - Jun 27 2014]
Sikorsky Wins Danish Seahawks Equipment Contract [Published Defense World - Jun 26 2014]
Lockheed Targets Denmark for F-35 [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jun 23 2014]
NATO Baltic Air Policing Revenge of the Cold W... [Published RUSI - Jun 04 2014]
Nice air-to-air image of Russian Tu-95 Bear bom... [Published The Aviationist - Apr 25 2014]
Danish F-16 jets filmed on the firing range hit... [Published The Aviationist - Apr 23 2014]
Must see: the entire video of the “ultimate sel... [Published The Aviationist - Mar 06 2014]
Is this the ultimate selfie? [Published Telegraph - Mar 05 2014]
Pilot Takes Incredible Selfie While Firing A Mi... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Mar 04 2014]
“Selfie” of an F-16 pilot while firing a live A... [Published The Aviationist - Mar 03 2014]
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Nice air-to-air image of Russian Tu-95 Bear bom... [Published The Aviationist - Apr 25 2014]
The RAF has released some cool images of the long-range Russian Tu-95 aircraft intercepted off northern UK earlier this week. On Apr. 23, two RAF Typhoons from RAF Leuchars, intercepted and escorted two Tu-95 “Bear-H” aircraft that were approaching ...
Danish F-16 jets filmed on the firing range hit... [Published The Aviationist - Apr 23 2014]
This is not covered by warranty. Royal Danish Air Force personnel love to film their F-16s using air-to-air and air-to-surface armament. A GoPro screenshot of a RDAF pilot firing an AIM-9 Sidewinder produced one of the coolest selfie ever taken from ...
Must see: the entire video of the “ultimate sel... [Published The Aviationist - Mar 06 2014]
Just in case you thought the photo was a fake. After publishing the famous selfie of the F-16 pilot firing an AIM-9L Sidewinder missile , the Royal Danish Air Force has posted the entire GoPro video of the launch. As if the above footage was not enough, ...
Pilot Takes Incredible Selfie While Firing A Mi... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Mar 04 2014]
The picture was taken by a Royal Danish Air Force pilot while flying his F-16 jet. The picture, from 2012, shows the moment an AIM-9 Sidewinder missile leaves his aircraft. The image appears to have been taken by a GoPro camera, seen reflected in ...
“Selfie” of an F-16 pilot while firing a live A... [Published The Aviationist - Mar 03 2014]
This is the ultimate “selfie”: taken from the cockpit of an F-16 launching a Sidewinder missile. Self-portrait photographs (nowadays known as “ selfies “) have always been a must among fighter jocks and you can find thousands taken by military pilots ...
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