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This is the reason why F-117 stealth jets are still flying. Maybe…

Nov 11 2014
F-117 Mysterious Flights. Is the Riddle Solved? Maybe or maybe not.

Last month we published some photographs, shot around Tonopah Test Range, that proved that one or more F-117 Nighthawk stealth jets are still flying 6 years after being officially retired ...

Iran has flown its version of the captured U.S. stealthy RQ-170 drone modified to bomb US Navy warships

Nov 10 2014
Although footage has yet to be released, Tehran claims a domestically modified RQ-170 Sentinel has already made its maiden flight.

Update Nov. 12, 2014: a video has been released. Click here.

On May 11, Iran unveiled a copy of the Lockheed Martin ...

The untold story of the US Army unit that surveilled the East/West German border before the collapse of the Wall

Nov 10 2014
Here is a small glimpse into part of an untold story of the Cold War.

25 years ago the Berlin Wall came down.

Tom Demerly was a Scout Observer for Company “F”, 425th INF (RANGER/AIRBORNE), Long Range Surveillance Unit (LRSU), a small ...

Russian spyplane violates Lithuania airspace, Canadian Hornets intercept it

Nov 09 2014
Two Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornet jets intercepted and shadowed a Russian Air Force Il-20 Coot over Lithuania.

On Nov. 8, two RCAF CF-18 (or CF-188) Hornet jets deployed to Lithuania for NATO Baltic Air Policing mission were radar-vectored to ...

RAF pilot draws what someone thought was a “giant penis” over UK base sparking complains

Nov 09 2014
In what is just an unfortunate accident, a RAF jet on holding pattern for landing at a UK base drew what someone thought was a giant penis in the sky.

It is “not what it perhaps appears to be” said a spokesperson ...

[Photo] F/A-18E Super Hornet VFA-81 CAG bird (with POW markings, sharkmouth) during night ops aboard USS Carl Vinson

Nov 09 2014
F/A-18E Super Hornet from the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 about to be launched from flight deck of USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

U.S. Navy CAG birds (aircraft in special liveries, officially assigned to commanding officer of United States ...

Military Aviation

Jan 29 2015
U.S. Air Force has identified the Boeing 747-8 platform for next Air Force One A “fully missionized” platform based on...
Jan 28 2015
An Alaskan Raptor suffered a landing accident at Hawaii. A U.S. Air Force F-22A Raptor, belonging to the 3rd Wing from Joint Base ...

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

Jan 28 2015
An Alaskan Raptor suffered a landing accident at Hawaii. A U.S. Air Force F-22A Raptor, belonging to the 3rd Wing from Joint Base ...
Jan 26 2015
Interesting footage of a Cirrus ditching in the Pacific Ocean filmed by a U.S. Coast Guard C-130 Hercules. On Jan. 26, a Cirrus SR...

Rogue States

Jan 24 2015
BRTTTTTTTTT….. The first 20 seconds of the following footage show an A-10 Thunderbolt, attacking ISIS positions near Mosul, ...
Jan 23 2015
A clip just released shows a close encounter over the Baltics between a Russian Flanker and a NATO P-3 Orion. The following footag...

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