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Here’s how Israel managed to get three second hand B-17 Flying Fortress bombers

Jul 22 2014
When the Egyptian Air Force started attacking Tel Aviv on May 15, 1948, the day after Israel announced independence, the Jewish state felt the need to respond to the Egyptian air raids. In spite of the large U.S. market of ...

There’s an American EF-111 Raven in the graphic shown by Russia to prove a Ukrainian Su-25 flew close to the MH17

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 was shot down.

According to the Russian Defense Ministry, a Ukrainian Air Force Su-25 was ...

“All flights, including Malaysian B777, were being escorted by Ukrainian Su-27 Flanker jets over Eastern Ukraine”

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 more missiles.

There are still too many unanswered questions about the downing of Malaysia Airlines MH17 over eastern Ukraine on ...

[Photo] Afriqiyah Airways Airbus A330 hit by rocket is consumed by fire at Tripoli International airport

Jul 20 2014
An impressive set of photographs shows a new Airbus A330 of Afriqiyah Airways airline being destroyed by fire at Tripoli International Airport.

On Jul. 20, a brand new, empty Airbus A330-200 (with registration either 5A-ONH or 5A-ONF) was hit by rocket ...

U.S. plane carrying Special Forces makes emergency landing on a road in Uganda

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, N604AR flying from Entebbe International to Juba, in South Sudan, performed a successful emergency landing on a road in Kiwawu, ...

What it’s like to be sitting behind a radar screen of an SA-11 Buk SAM system

Jul 20 2014
If you thought Buk (SA-11) SAM operators had a clear view of the airspace around their vehicle you were wrong.

The images and video in this post show the inside of a Buk (SA-11) SAM (surface to air missile) system’s TELAR ...

Military Aviation

Aug 27 2014
104th Fighter Wing F-15C crashed earlier today in in Virginia’s Augusta County. A pilot is still missing after a 104th Fight...
Aug 24 2014
Here’s a Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 as you have never seen it before. This is a No II (AC) Sqn Tornado GR4 based at RAF Mar...

Drones

Aug 28 2014
An Israeli unmanned aerial vehicle has just crashed in the vicinity of Baghdad Airport. According to the FARS News Agency, an Isra...
Aug 26 2014
Few days ago Iran reportedly shot down an Israeli “stealth” drone near one of its nuclear enrichment facilities. But t...

Aviation Safety

Aug 27 2014
104th Fighter Wing F-15C crashed earlier today in in Virginia’s Augusta County. A pilot is still missing after a 104th Fight...
Aug 20 2014
Two Italian Air Force Tornado jets have crashed after colliding midair in central east Italy. While search of the four missing pil...

Rogue States

Aug 28 2014
An Israeli unmanned aerial vehicle has just crashed in the vicinity of Baghdad Airport. According to the FARS News Agency, an Isra...
Aug 26 2014
Few days ago Iran reportedly shot down an Israeli “stealth” drone near one of its nuclear enrichment facilities. But t...

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