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Dutch F-16s intercepted U.S. B-52 bombers over Europe. And took some awesome photographs

Apr 07 2015
U.S. Air Force B-52s launched on round-trip missions to the Arctic and North Sea last week were used as simulated targets for Dutch F-16s on Quick Reaction Alert.

On Apr. 2 two U.S. B-52 Stratofortress strategic bombers, one assigned to Barksdale ...

Russian next generation stealth fighter to fall victim to the Russian financial crisis?

Apr 07 2015
PAK-FA may suffer significant cuts.

Russian Deputy Minister of Defence Yuri Borisov, has recently announced that the PAK-FA programme may be halted or adjusted, due to the dire conditions of Russia’s economy, affected by the Ukrainian crisis and the subsequent (proxy ...

Stunning footage shows Saudi Arabia’s air power at war against Yemen’s Houthi rebels

Apr 06 2015
Interesting footage shows Saudi warplanes involved in Operation Decisive Storm.

On Mar. 25, Saudi Arabia launched the first air strike on targets located in neighbouring Yemen.

Codenamed Operation Decisive Storm, the air war was started to counter the Houthi offensive on Aden, ...

No, Auto-GCAS could not have prevented the Germanwings crash

Apr 06 2015
Several articles have mentioned the A-GCAS (Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System) as the military tech capable to avert the Germanwings crash.

We recently run a very detailed article about GCAT (Ground Collision Avoidance Technology), the umbrella term for a whole variety ...

Photo shows a U.S. Reaper drone carrying “Gorgon Stare” Wide Area Airborne Surveillance System pod in Afghanistan

Apr 05 2015
Gorgon Stare is a pod-based sensor package used to track people, vehicles, and objects in areas of +10 square kilometers.

Formerly known as the Wide Area Airborne Surveillance System (WAAS), Gorgon Stare system is a sensor package carried by two pods, ...

Up close and personal with the F-35’s 400K USD flight helmet with a X-ray vision-like imagery

Apr 03 2015
Here are some interesting images of the F-35’s Helmet Mounted Display System.

The Helmet Mounted Display System is one of the most advanced system on the much debated F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter.

It integrates FLIR (Forward Looking Infra Red) ...

Military Aviation

May 28 2015
U.S. and Royal Moroccan Air Force F-16s have operated together during the annual, bilateral African Lion exercise in Morocco. Six ...
May 26 2015
This incredible video was taken by a Damocles targeting pod. The video in this post was probably taken somewhere over Afghanistan....

Drones

May 11 2015
The nEUROn stealth combat drone as seen from a different point of view. The first example of the nEUROn UCAV (Unmanned Combat Aeri...
Apr 24 2015
Someone said we are one step closer to Skynet.. On Apr. 16, one of the two Unmanned Carrier Air Vehicle demonstrator (UCAS-D) airc...

Aviation Safety

May 09 2015
An Airbus A400M aircraft crashed near Sevilla airport, in Spain, at 12:57 pm local time killing 4 crew members and injuring 2. On ...
Apr 28 2015
The story of the first Combat SAR (Search And Rescue) mission behind enemy lines since Vietnam. One of the most famous missions ...

Rogue States

May 28 2015
U.S. and Royal Moroccan Air Force F-16s have operated together during the annual, bilateral African Lion exercise in Morocco. Six ...
May 27 2015
Libyan Mig-23 Flogger performs insanely low flyby. Some videos showing FLAF (Free Libya Air Force) Mig-23 Flogger jets have emerge...

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