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New Photos of Russian Planes intercepted by Norwegian Fighter Jets

Dec 19 2014
Here’s a nice collection of images shot by the Royal Norwegian Air Force during the recent close encounters with Russians off Norway.

On Dec. 18, two RNoAF F-16s in QRA (Quick Reaction Alert) were scrambled from Bodo airbase to intercept an ...

First Australian F-35 has arrived for training at Luke Air Force Base

Dec 19 2014
The first Royal Australian Air Force F-35A Lightning II jet landed at Luke Air Force Base marking the first international partner F-35 to arrive for training at the airbase in Arizona.

On Dec. 18, the first Australian F-35A Lightning jet arrived ...

U.S. Air Force has approved mass production of the stealthy JASSM air-launched cruise missiles

Dec 18 2014
According to Lockheed Martin the U.S. Air Force granted a consent to start mass production of the extended range variant of the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile, also known as AGM-158B.

The JASSM-ER has successfully completed the USAF program of Initial Operational ...

Russia surpassed U.S. in production of new combat planes, Russian United Aircraft Corporation says

Dec 17 2014
According to the Joint Stock Company UAC (United Aircraft-building Corporation), Russia has produced more combat aircraft than the U.S., in 2014.

As reported by Russian media outlets, in an interview with Ekho Moskvy radio station, Vladislav Goncharenko, deputy head of the ...

Italian Eurofighter Typhoons ready to take over lead role in NATO Baltic Air Policy

Dec 17 2014
Four Italian Air Force Typhoons will provide Baltic Air Policing duties from Siauliai airbase, Lithuania.

Beginning on Jan. 1, 2015, the Italy will take over the role of lead nation in the NATO Baltic Air Policing (BAP).

Four Italian Air Force Eurofighter ...

Has Algeria secretly taken delivery of a Boeing C-17 airlifter? No

Dec 16 2014
Local witnesses said a Boeing C-17 Globemaster III strategic airlifter was delivered to the Algerian Air Force. But it was a Qatari cargo.

Updated Dec. 16, 12.00 GMT

A Boeing C-17 Globemaster III strategic airlifter, sporting what initially believed to be the ...

Military Aviation

Dec 19 2014
The first Royal Australian Air Force F-35A Lightning II jet landed at Luke Air Force Base marking the first international partner ...
Dec 18 2014
According to Lockheed Martin the U.S. Air Force granted a consent to start mass production of the extended range variant of the Jo...

Drones

Dec 13 2014
The video of the Orion crew module Exploration Flight Test 1 (EFT-1) as it descended through the atmosphere until splashdown into ...
Dec 04 2014
It’s not easy to launch a drone. Some of our readers may have seen it already. For all the others, here is a funny video fil...

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

Dec 19 2014
Here’s a nice collection of images shot by the Royal Norwegian Air Force during the recent close encounters with Russians of...
Dec 17 2014
According to the Joint Stock Company UAC (United Aircraft-building Corporation), Russia has produced more combat aircraft than the...

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