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Awesome photo of British Typhoon intercepting fully armed Russian Su-27 over the Baltics

Jun 18 2014
What a close encounter: Russian Su-27 and British Typhoon.

On Jun. 17, Royal Air Force Typhoons were scrambled to intercept multiple Russian aircraft as part of NATO’s Baltics Air Policing mission.

According to the information released by the RAF, the Typhoon aircraft, ...

Impressive photo shows F-22 stealth jet dogfighting against F-15 at close range

Jun 18 2014
Aerial combat between U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptors and F-15 Eagles, seen from the inside.

The image in this post was taken from a U.S. Air Force F-15 Eagle from the 131st Fighter Squadron, 104th Fighter Wing, Barnes Air National Guard ...

Can the Sukhoi Su-30 have the edge over U.S. fighters in aerial combat?

Jun 18 2014
Su-30s would beat F-15s every time. But…..

We recently explained how, 10 years ago, Exercise Cope India put the Indian Air Force Su-30 against U.S. Air Force F-15C jets with results that are still open to debate: since the drills took ...

[Video] Ukrainian Air Force An-30B (shot down by MANPADS) crash site survey

Jun 17 2014
Here’s what survived of the Ukrainian An-30B shot down by MANPADS over Slavyansk.

A short video let’s you have a look at the crash site of the Ukrainian Air Force An-30B, believed to carry out surveillance missions, downed by MANPADS over Slavyansk ...

Cessna’s Low Cost Scorpion Tactical Jet sports a brand new, cool Color Scheme

Jun 17 2014
Scorpion multirole jet has got a new two-tone grey color scheme.

Cessna parent company Textron has released the first image of its Scorpion combat aircraft in a new two-tone grey color scheme that has eventually replaced the initial overall white livery.

The ...

Awesome GoPro video gives flight deck inspector’s view of F/A-18 final check and cat launch

Jun 16 2014
Here’s a cool GoPro video showing the final check of an F/A-18C Hornet right before catapult launch.

An interesting footage, shot by a “white shirt” on the flight deck of USS George H. W. Bush, shows the final checks on a ...

Military Aviation

Jul 21 2014
Based on the graphic shown by the Russian Ministry of Defense, it was a U.S. EF-111 Raven to fly close to the MH17 just before it ...
Jul 20 2014
This will remind you a famous scene of “Lord of War” movie. On Jul. 18, a Construcciones Aeronauticas SA Casa 212-200,...

Drones

Jul 14 2014
Al Qassam Brigades are using their Twitter feed to show an Armed Drone flying over Gaza. Ezzedeen Al Qassam Brigades, the military...
Jul 09 2014
Scientists and engineers at BAE Systems have released some interesting details about some futuristic technologies that could be op...

Aviation Safety

Jul 18 2014
In order to save time, fuel airliners to fly from departure airport to destination as close as possible to a Great Circle. A great...
Jul 17 2014
In spite of the amount of aircraft shot down by the rebels, civil airliners flew through the SAM-infested airspace of Eastern Ukra...

Rogue States

Jul 21 2014
Based on the graphic shown by the Russian Ministry of Defense, it was a U.S. EF-111 Raven to fly close to the MH17 just before it ...
Jul 21 2014
According to an authoritative source, two Su-27 Flankers escorted the Malaysian Boeing 777 minutes before it was hit by one or mor...

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