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Russia is basing 14 combat planes, including modernized Su-27s and Su-30s, to Crimea

Nov 27 2014
Moscow reinforces Belbek airbase in Crimea with 14 jets, including 4th Generation Su-27SMs.

Russia continues to encircle Ukraine with air power: according to ITAR TASS news agency, Belbek airbase, in Crimea, was reinforced with ten upgraded Su-27SM and four Su-30 fourth-generation ...

[Video] Inside the cockpit of an F-15E Strike Eagle at very low altitude through the valleys

Nov 26 2014
Think twice before watching this video if you suffer motion sickness.

Although most of the recent war scenarios involved stealth multi-role jets with standoff weapons, drones, cyberwar, electronic warfare, etc., it’s been the fleet of conventional, unstealthy fighter bombers to carry ...

Rare insight into F-22 Raptor vs T-38 Talon aerial combat training at Langley

Nov 26 2014
This is how F-22 fighter pilots train to improve their air-to-air skills.

The venerable T-38 Talon which first flew in 1959 (production ceased in 1972) has found new life as an adversary aircraft used to hone the skills of Raptor pilots. ...

Mystery surrounds video showing Alitalia flight escorted by two German Eurofighters

Nov 25 2014
A quite unusual sight for the passengers of an Alitalia Airbus 320 from Amsterdam escorted by two German Eurofighters for about 20 minutes.

A video of two German Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets escorting an Alitalia flight has emerged after some passengers ...

U.S. Air Force deploys F-22 stealth jets to Japan as a deterrence to North Korea and as a show of force to China

Nov 25 2014
American F-22 stealth aircraft have been deployed to Japan for a deterrence and security exercise in the region.

U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor stealth multi-role aircraft from 525th Fighter Squadron at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, deployed to Kadena Air Base, in ...

KC-767 performs special bio-containment flight to transport Italy’s first case of Ebola

Nov 25 2014
The Italian Air Force carried out the first special biocontainment flight, to repatriate an Italian doctor who contracted Ebola virus working in Sierra Leone.

An Italian doctor, who developed a fever and was positive at the virus after working at a ...

Military Aviation

Nov 26 2014
Think twice before watching this video if you suffer motion sickness. Although most of the recent war scenarios involved stealth m...
Nov 26 2014
This is how F-22 fighter pilots train to improve their air-to-air skills. The venerable T-38 Talon which first flew in 1959 (produ...

Drones

Nov 21 2014
An interesting video shows the Ukrainian forces launching Soviet-era Tu-143 reconnaissance drones. Some months ago we published so...
Nov 19 2014
An MQ-8 Fire Scout was spotted on a trailer on I-405 at Newport Beach, California Few months ago we published an image of an MQ-8C...

Aviation Safety

Sep 15 2014
The famous episode when an Israeli Air Force F-15 was able to land with one wing. The F-15 is not only a famous MiG Killer. The le...
Sep 11 2014
Take off and landing from an aircraft carrier can be extremely dangerous. Even if they are extremely important to project power ac...

Rogue States

Nov 27 2014
Moscow reinforces Belbek airbase in Crimea with 14 jets, including 4th Generation Su-27SMs. Russia continues to encircle Ukraine w...
Nov 24 2014
A Swedish Air Force Gulfstream IVSP Electronic Intelligence plane could be tracked as it flew in the airspace off Kaliningrad Obla...

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