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Video of F-35C jet’s first carrier-based night flight operations aboard aircraft carrier

Nov 16 2014
F-35C Lightning II Conducts First Night Flight Ops During Developmental Testing aboard USS Nimitz

On Nov. 3, F-35C CF-3 piloted by Navy test pilot Cmdr. Tony Wilson, conducted the very first arrested landing of the Joint Strike Fighter plane on a ...

Video shows Su-24 Fencer attack plane perform an insane low-level flyby at unknown airbase

Nov 16 2014
Su-24 Fencer buzzes some heads at an unknown airbase

The following video shows a Su-24 attack plane (serving with the Russian and Ukrainian air forces and a few other operators) performing a really low pass on some observers grouped on the ...

[Photo] NATO Nuclear Exercise “Steadfast Noon 2014″

Nov 15 2014
Here are some images of Steadfast Noon 2014, a NATO Nuclear exercise.

With news, AIP supplements, comments all over the Internet, and photographs published on aviation websites and spotters forums across Europe, it’s not a secret that, at the end of ...

Russian bombers to fly over the Gulf of Mexico. This is what happened last year in Central America.

Nov 14 2014
Russian bombers about to become regular visitors of the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico. Not a first though.

After visiting the Arctic and Europe, Russian bombers prepare to perform long-range training sorties over the waters of the Caribbean and the ...

Video shows Armenian Mi-24 gunship helicopter hit and shot down with MANPADS by Azeri forces

Nov 13 2014
A video seems to show the downing of an Mi-24 Hind helicopter belonging to the Armed Forces of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic.

On Nov. 12, at around 1.45PM LT, a Mil Mi-24 belonging to Armed Forces of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic ...

Iran releases first (somehow suspicious) video of its RQ-170 stealth drone copy in flight

Nov 12 2014
Eventually, a video allegedly showing the copy of Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) drone manufactured by reverse-engineering of U.S. Sentinel drone captured in December 2011 was released.

On Nov. 10, Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) ...

Military Aviation

Mar 26 2015
The Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon is the western world’s most prolific fighter of the last 40 years. Even if medium and ...
Mar 25 2015
If you suffer air sickness, this footage is not for you. Here’s a B-roll showing two U.S. Marine Corps KC-130s flying with t...

Drones

Mar 17 2015
An MQ-1 Predator crashed in Syria. According to Syria state media it was shot down by Syrian air defenses. The U.S. lost contact w...
Mar 13 2015
RQ-4 Global Hawk aircraft in BACN configuration is supporting Operation Inherent Resolve. The U.S. Air Force has not released much...

Aviation Safety

Mar 22 2015
A Syrian Mi-14 ASW (Anti-Submarine Warfare) helicopter crash landed in the Idlib region. On Mar. 22, a Syrian Navy Mil Mi-14 helic...
Mar 17 2015
An MQ-1 Predator crashed in Syria. According to Syria state media it was shot down by Syrian air defenses. The U.S. lost contact w...

Rogue States

Mar 27 2015
Twelve F-15C jets will operate in the Netherlands before moving to Bulgaria. It looks like the military build-up in eastern Europe...
Mar 27 2015
A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle has delivered leaflets over ISIS insurgents in Syria. On Mar. 16, a U.S. F-15E Strike Eagle fi...

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