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If you wondered why a C-5 Galaxy performed the flyover at Gillette Stadium before the AFC Championship game.

Jan 24 2012

On Sunday Jan. 22, a C-5 Galaxy (#86-0023) using callsign “Rodd 10″ performed a flyover for the AFC Championship game between New England Patriots and Baltimore Ravens. Used to fast jets flyovers, someone didn’t understand why an enormous Galaxy, flew ...

China: does it need to copy the RQ-170 "Beast of Kandahar" captured in Iran?

Jan 24 2012

As has been widely reported it is no secret that China is trying to acquire stealth technology for use in their indigenous aircraft program. It was only last year that photo’s and video of the J-20 started to appear on ...

F-35: flying on phased out fuel or programmed by a videogame freak?

Jan 23 2012

Soon after publishing the article about the “F-35 from the Cockpit” I’ve received some emails and comments about an interesting thing readers have noticed in one of the webminar slides used to show the Joint Strike Fighter glass cockpit’s symbology.

As the following ...

London Olympics security: Major Exercise takes place in the skies of the UK

Jan 23 2012

On Jan. 18 reports started filtering in from local newspapers in Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire, UK, of aircraft flying in circles over their locations and urged visitors to their website to comment on what this could be. The southern half of ...

Photo: Hornet catching the wires. On the Arctic Circle

Jan 22 2012

Published by Lt. Gen. Jarmo Lindberg, commander of the Finnish Air Force, on his Twitter timeline few days ago, the following picture (by Harri Koskinen) shows a F-18D Hornet routine arrested landing practice at Rovaniemi on the Arctic Circle.

The photograph ...

F-35B Finally on track?

Jan 22 2012

Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta visited NAS Patuxent River on Jan. 20 and announced the STOVL (Short Take Off Vertical Landing) version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has been taken off probation.

“We need to make sure we are on ...

Military Aviation

Jul 30 2014
Even if it may seem to be a standard drone carrying two long range tanks, the Hermes photographed over Gaza in the last days carry...
Jul 29 2014
Pilots from all around the world continue to send us cool, really cool “selfies”. Here’s the latest from a Typho...

Drones

Jul 25 2014
An MQ-1 Predator drone was filmed near Mosul, Iraq. Allegedly filmed in the skies over Anbar, south of Mosul, in Iraq, the video b...
Jul 23 2014
Drones are escorting Costa Concordia providing a different point of the giant ship’s final journey to the scrapyard. On Jan....

Aviation Safety

Jul 22 2014
Tel Aviv airport is almost isolated following the decision of several U.S. and European airlines to cancel all flights to Israel a...
Jul 18 2014
In order to save time, fuel airliners to fly from departure airport to destination as close as possible to a Great Circle. A great...

Rogue States

Jul 27 2014
U.S. Embassy “relocation” was supported by F-16, MV-22 Osprey as well as EP-3E Aries II aircraft The US embassy in Tri...
Jul 25 2014
Two Ukrainian Air Force Su-25 Frogfoot attack planes were shot down in eastern Ukraine lately. Here’s the video of pro-Russi...

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