- The US Office of Naval Research has funded & developed a battery-powered, hand-held device for Navy corpsmen, that measures intercranial bleeding. A life-saver, indeed.
- The last 16 American AH-64A Apache attack helicopters will disappear soon, to be turned into AH-64D Block IIs. All AH-64As were either lost, or remanufactured into subsequent helicopter versions.
- Britain’s lead Type 45 air defense ship, HMS Daring, sets sail for its 1st mission “east of Suez”. That could mean anti-piracy work, but there’s wide speculation that this means the Persian Gulf, where Iranian threats to close the Strait of Hormuz are focusing global attention.
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