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Was the Turkish F-4 Phantom shot down by Syria actually a drone? A new interesting theory emerges.

Jul 02 2012

Since the news that a Turkish Air Force RF-4E had been shot down by Syria on Jun. 22, I’ve received several comments and emails from known and reliable sources as well as anonymous people.

Among the hundreds hints, a  few suggested ...

U.S. Air Force C-130H plane crashes during a firefighting mission in South Dakota

Jul 02 2012

At 18.00LT on Jul. 1, a Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System (MAFFS) equipped C-130H, identified as serial number 92-1454 (156 AS/145AW NC ANG), supporting firefighting missions against the White Draw Fire, crashed in the southwest corner of South Dakota.

At the ...

Video: Brazilian Air Force Mirage 2000 flyover shatters windows of Supreme Court Building, in Brasília.

Jul 02 2012

On Jul. 1, 2012, at around 10:20 local time, the windows of the Supreme Court and Congressional buildings in Brasíla, Brazil’s capital, were shattered as two Mirage 2000 fighter jet performed a flyover during the ceremony of exchange of the national ...

Pararescuemen training jumps from U.S. Air Force HC-130s

Jul 01 2012

The following picture, was taken on Jun. 27, when pararescuemen with the 306th Rescue Squadron conducted training jumps from an HC-130P at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, to maintain readiness for real world scenarios.

On the same day, the 79th Rescue ...

Six Turkey's F-16s scrambled on Syria border after Syrian helicopters came close to the Turkish airspace

Jul 01 2012

Six Turkish Air Force F-16 fighter jets were scrambled from airbases in southern Turkey after Syrian helicopters were spotted near the border between the two countries.

The Turkish QRA (Quick Reaction Alert) cells were ordered to perform alert take offs ...

Report: Throckmorton Airshow 2012 (ruined by bad weather)

Jul 01 2012

Throckmorton airfield was built in 1940 at the beginning of  World War II and became home to No. 23 Operational Training Unit equipped with  Wellingtonbombers. It then became home to No.1 Ferry unit, the RAF Pershore Advanced Flying School and ...

Military Aviation

May 26 2015
This incredible video was taken by a Damocles targeting pod. The video in this post was probably taken somewhere over Afghanistan....
May 25 2015
The dramatic story of a US Navy Tomcat RIO, POW during Operation Desert Storm. As we have recently explained, in the early morning...

Drones

May 11 2015
The nEUROn stealth combat drone as seen from a different point of view. The first example of the nEUROn UCAV (Unmanned Combat Aeri...
Apr 24 2015
Someone said we are one step closer to Skynet.. On Apr. 16, one of the two Unmanned Carrier Air Vehicle demonstrator (UCAS-D) airc...

Aviation Safety

May 09 2015
An Airbus A400M aircraft crashed near Sevilla airport, in Spain, at 12:57 pm local time killing 4 crew members and injuring 2. On ...
Apr 28 2015
The story of the first Combat SAR (Search And Rescue) mission behind enemy lines since Vietnam. One of the most famous missions ...

Rogue States

May 24 2015
A clip filmed with a smartphone shows a formation of Special Ops helicopters at work north of Baiji in Iraq. Although the quality ...
May 22 2015
A P-8A Poseidon from Patrol Squadron (VP) 45 captures surveillance footage of the Peoples Republic of China (PRC) conducting land ...

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