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nEUROn European Stealth combat drone has started operational tests in Italy

Apr 16 2015
nEUROn stealth UCAV has started testing its advanced sensors in Italy.

The first example of the nEUROn UCAV (Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle), the full-scale technology demonstrator developed by France, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Switzerland and Greece, has started a new testing phase in ...

[Video] Red Flag 15-2 Night Launches

Apr 15 2015
Evening activity at Nellis AFB during Red Flag Aerial Warfare Exercise 2015-2

We have already explained what happens on the flight line at Nellis Air Force Base, near Las Vegas, during Red Flag exercises.

This video shows local planes along with aircraft ...

Polish Air Force F-16s join one of the most important NATO exercises in central Europe

Apr 14 2015
Polish Air Force F-16s take part in Frisian Flag 2015 exercise

According to a report published by the Polska-Zbrojna media outlet, six Polish F-16 Block 52+ fighters from Łask airbase are currently involved in “Frisian Flag 2015” exercise, taking place at ...

U.S. spyplane aggressively intercepted by Russian Su-27 over the Baltic Sea

Apr 13 2015
It looks like a Su-27 Flanker performed a reckless intercept on a U.S. RC-135U over the Baltic Sea.

On Apr. 7, a U.S. RC-135U flying in international airspace was intercepted over the Baltic Sea, off Kaliningrad Oblast, by a Russian Su-27 ...

Some interesting photographs of the Air National Guard F-15s at work in Europe

Apr 12 2015
Twelve F-15C Eagle fighter aircraft are currently based at Leeuwarden Air Base, Netherlands, for a six-month deployment to Europe.

The 125th Fighter Wing, Florida Air National Guard, from Jacksonsville, Florida, leads the first ANG  TSP (theater security package) to deploy in ...

How the legendary Starfighter was used to train astronauts: the story of the NF-104

Apr 10 2015
The story of how the Starfighter was used to train future astronauts.

Being the first operational aircraft able to reach and maintain a speed of more than Mach 2.0, the Lockheed F-104 was a huge leap forward when strictly compared to ...

Military Aviation

Jul 31 2015
The U.S. Air Force tested a B-61 on the Nevada Test and Training Range. Between Jun. 29 and Jul. 1, the Air Force Nuclear Weapons ...
Jul 31 2015
Stunning air-to-air image shows a four-ship formation break. The top image (click on this link for the high resolution version) sh...

Drones

Jun 25 2015
One of our readers has spotted something interesting in a satellite image Although Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel UAS (Unmanned A...
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...

Aviation Safety

Jul 28 2015
“Any landing you can walk away, is a good landing.” The following video was shot at Amsterdam Schiphol airport on Jul....
Jul 19 2015
A pilot landed his 80% replica Spitfire without landing gear. On Jul. 19, a pilot carried out a perfect emergency landing of his r...

Rogue States

Jul 30 2015
Last Friday was quite a busy day for the RAF Typhoons supporting NATO Baltic Air Patrol mission. On Jul. 24, the Royal Air Force E...
Jul 28 2015
This is how you depart the tanker like a boss! Taken on Jul. 23, during a mission in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, this c...

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