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Brazilian Air Force F-5 Tiger jets will ensure World Cup 2014 final’s security

Jul 13 2014
Even if the Brazilian Air Force has decided to purchase 36 SAAB Gripen NGs, it will be a fleet of 10 F-5 Tiger (among the other assets) to ensure Rio de Janeiro’s World Cup final security.

Activated on Jun. 5, 2014 ...

Japan’s new stealth jet fighter has been officially unveiled

Jul 12 2014
Mitsubishi ATD-X Shinshin stealth fighter has rolled out.

Last month, a leaked, blurry image provided an interesting preview of the first prototype of the Advanced Technology Demonstrator-X (ATD-X), the indigenous war plane that Japan Air Self-Defense Force will operate in the ...

Eurofighters invade Sardinia: 40 Austrian, German and Italian Typhoons at Decimomannu

Jul 11 2014
More than 40 Typhoons belonging to three European Air Forces have deployed to Decimomannu airbase in the last few weeks to take advantage of the local ACMI (Air Combat Maneuvering Installation) ranges.

Since mid June, more than 40 Eurofighter Typhoons belonging ...

Here’s a photo of the four F-35B jets set to take part to UK airshows stuck on the ground at Pax River

Jul 11 2014
They will not make it to RIAT at Fairford, but they could still attend Farnborough International Airshow 2014.

The above image was posted by Naval Air Station Patuxent River Facebook page on Jul. 10.

It shows the four F-35B aircraft from ...

While the F-35s remain grounded, the Scorpion low-cost multi-mission jet has arrived in the UK

Jul 10 2014
Scorpion jet is going to be one of the highlights of the Royal International Air Tattoo and Farnborough International Airshow.

Whilst it is still unclear whether any F-35 Lightning II aircraft will eventually make it to the UK, Textron Scorpion multi-mission ...

[Photo] Eurofighter Typhoon with stuck nose landing gear after take off

Jul 10 2014
An Italian Eurofighter Typhoon facing a nose landing gear problem solved by re-cycling it. Pretty routine.

What if the plane has trouble getting the landing gear to retract? The simplest thing to do is re-cycle it, that is to say, try ...

Military Aviation

Oct 24 2014
Video shows what happened to a hill near Kobane. Wiped out by an air strike conducted by US-led coalition bombers. This is a strik...
Oct 23 2014
Once again, Hornet Ball is the best naval aviation video of the year. The Hornet Ball (Strike Fighter Ball Pacific) is an annual e...

Drones

Sep 22 2014
It looks like Hezbollah is using its weaponized drones to attack Al Qaeda targets in Lebanon. Not only Hamas operates armed UAVs (...
Sep 19 2014
Did you know RAF delivered its five Reaper UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems) as if they were model kits? The Royal Air Force has just ...

Aviation Safety

Sep 15 2014
The famous episode when an Israeli Air Force F-15 was able to land with one wing. The F-15 is not only a famous MiG Killer. The le...
Sep 11 2014
Take off and landing from an aircraft carrier can be extremely dangerous. Even if they are extremely important to project power ac...

Rogue States

Oct 24 2014
Video shows what happened to a hill near Kobane. Wiped out by an air strike conducted by US-led coalition bombers. This is a strik...
Oct 23 2014
Some interesting markings were noticed on the fuselage of a U.S. surveillance plane at RAF Mildenhall, in the UK. The reason behin...

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