Thailand Deny Spy Row, Won’t Cut Troops

Saturday 14 November 2009
Suthep:Govt sends no spy to Cambodia

* Published: 14/11/2009 at 01:47 PM
* Online news: BreakingnewsThe Thai government had never sent a spy to seek information on flight schedule of former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra as accused of by Cambodia, Deputy Prime Minister Suthep Thaugsuban said on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

Thai-Cambodian Tension Grow

Saturday 14 November 2009
Thai arrested on espionage charge in Cambodia

* Published: 13/11/2009 at 03:35 PM
* Online news: Local News

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Thai-Cambodian Situation Development

Thursday 12 November 2009

Collecting news from newspaper

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The First RTAF Gripen Fly!

Saturday 19 September 2009
First flight for Royal Thai Air Force Gripen

First flight for Royal Thai Air Force Gripen

Finally she flying. ^ ^

This is the first of the first batch of six RTAF Gripen ordered in 2008. The aircraft flown in Sweden and the roll-out ceremony is believe to be in 2009. The jet will remain in Sweden for training propose of Thai pilot who will depart for Sweden in summer 2009 and the jet will arriveĀ in Thailand in January 2011.

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More Black Hawks are Joining The RTA Fleet

Wednesday 12 August 2009

Today’s fleet of Royal Thai Army helicopter are consists of TH-300, Bell 206, UH-1H, Bell 212, Bell 412, CH-47D, and UH-60L.

There once was a plan to replace UH-1H “Huey” by 33 Black Hawk, but the budget crisis from 1997 Asian Financial Crisis forced RTA to cut the number into only 7.

Base on the original requirement in 2006, there is a requirment for 9 utility helicopter, with the helicopter required will be the same standard with Black Hawk.

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RTAF First Gripen In Production Line

Saturday 27 June 2009

Photo in AirForce Monthly has a clear Thai flag but this is also OK. ^ ^

It’s a two-seat Gripen. One of the six ordered in the first batch. The jet will be delivered in 2011, a year before a delivery of Saab 340 AEW&C and Saab 340 aircraft.

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Detail of Defense Budget Cut!

Saturday 30 May 2009

As my memory told, the 1997 Asian Economic Crisis is so damn bad. The current crisis Thailand facing, it’s hard, but itĀ  can not compare with our previuos one. Maybe Thailand got some immune from the 1997 crisis.

But whatever the case, it’s still hard and now military got an impact by facing an budget cut.

So here are some detail of it.

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