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This is what happens when C-17s airlifters release flares during night formation flying

Dec 03 2014
U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III tactical airlifters pyrotechnic show

Filmed near Anchorage as part of Large Package Week, formerly known as Jump Week the video shows U.S. C-17 cargo planes during a night airdrop mission.

Noteworthy, the airplanes released the Globemasters ...

Analysis of Ukrainian Air Force Losses in eastern Ukraine clashes

Dec 02 2014
It’s hard to say how many aircraft the Ukrainian Air Force has lost.

Some reports, especially those on the pro-separatists side seem to be a bit exaggerated but, as Ainonline website reported, on the basis of Ukrainian and British sources, the ...

Video allegedly shows Norwegian F-16 almost collide with Russian Mig-31 during Su-34 intercept mission

Dec 01 2014
The Royal Norwegian Air Force has released an HUD (Head Up Display) video that would show Russian aggressive flying.

The RNoAF has released HUD (Head Up Display) footage, filmed by an F-16 of the 331 Sqn, based at Bodo, during the ...

Video shows Russian nuclear submarine test-fire intercontinental ballistic missile

Nov 30 2014
The footage of a ballistic missile launched from a submarine below the surface of the water is always quite impressive.

The Borei-class strategic nuclear submarine Aleksandr Nevsky, successfully launched a Bulava intercontinental ballistic missile from the Barents Sea firing range Kura, ...

Italian Police Forces to use Air Force’s Predator drones

Nov 30 2014
Italian Police and Military Police can use Italian Air Force Predator drones for a wide variety of missions.

On Nov. 26, the Polizia (Police), Carabinieri (Military Police) and the Aeronautica Militare (Italian Air Force) signed a deal for the use of ...

These Are Some Of The Most Spectacular Israeli Air Force F-15 Jets Photographs Ever

Nov 29 2014
Israeli Air Force F-15 “Baz” and “Ra’am” as you have never seen them before.

The Heyl Ha’avir (Israeli Air Force) operates a fleet of about 70 F-15 Eagle jets in the A/B/C/D and I variants.

Besides the F-15I “Ra’am” (Thunder in Hebrew), ...

Military Aviation

Apr 20 2015
Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 101, the “Grim Reapers,” based at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, deployed with its F-35s...
Apr 17 2015
EA-6B Prowlers during a training sortie. Based at MCAS Cherry Point, in North Carolina, Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Trainin...

Drones

Apr 16 2015
X-47B has completed first contact with an aerial refueling hose. On Apr. 16, “Salty Dog 502″, one of the two Unmanned ...
Apr 16 2015
nEUROn stealth UCAV has started testing its advanced sensors in Italy. The first example of the nEUROn UCAV (Unmanned Combat Aeria...

Aviation Safety

Apr 06 2015
Several articles have mentioned the A-GCAS (Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System) as the military tech capable to avert the...
Apr 01 2015
Firefighters at airbases all around the world have to be familiar with egress procedures. The images in this post show firefighter...

Rogue States

Apr 20 2015
An interesting video provides some details about Russian presence in the Baltic region. Although rather difficult to understand (u...
Apr 18 2015
Baltic Air Patrol QRA (Quick Reaction Alert) service is always quite busy. On Apr. 18, the Italian Air Force two Italian Air Force...

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