29 March 1999 Military News
Defense Policy / Programs
- Denmark Buys Latest Anti-Ship Missile Capability: Boeing Advanced Harpoon Weapon Control System and Harpoon Block Boeing 29 Mar 1999 -- The Danish Naval Materiel Command (NMC) has contracted to purchase the Boeing Advanced Harpoon Weapon Control System (AHWCS). The NMC also has committed to upgrade its Harpoon Block IC missiles to the Block II configuration.
- First AH-64D Apache Pilots From the Netherlands Complete Training at Boeing Boeing 29 Mar 1999 -- The first group of AH-64A Apache pilots from the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) has completed training on the AH-64D Apache, readying the air crews for advanced combat training with U.S. Army units in Texas.
- ANGOLA / UNITA Voice of America 29 March 1999 -- A STARTLING NEW DIMENSION HAS BEEN ADDED TO THE ANGOLAN CIVIL WAR -- THE UNITA REBEL MOVEMENT HAS ACQUIRED JET FIGHTER-BOMBERS AS WELL AS ATTACK HELICOPTERS. UNITA'S SIX JETS, BELIEVED TO BE MIGS, WERE FLOWN TO A REBEL-HELD AIRFIELD IN SOUTHEASTERN ANGOLA EARLIER THIS MONTH.
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