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The most interesting Warplanes of the Iranian Air Force Open Day

Apr 06 2014
Every year from Mar. 21 to Mar. 31 the regular Iranian Air Force holds an open house and exhibition similar to those one might see in North America or European nations.

The Open Day of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air ...

MH370: Chinese ship detects pulse signal in Indian Ocean. How to never lose a black box again?

Apr 05 2014
A Chinese ship involved in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 in the Indian Ocean reportedly detected an underwater ping like those emitted by the aircraft black boxes.

On Apr. 5, the sonar detector-equipped Haixun 01 picked up an ...

[Photo] B-52 bomber welcomed by water cannons at Guam

Apr 05 2014
A B-52H Stratofortress belonging to the 69th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron is welcomed with a shower at Guam.

The following image shows a B-52 taxiing through a clear water rinse system after landing at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam on Mar. 11, ...

Helmet Camera lets you parachute into Baseball Stadium with Navy SEALs

Apr 04 2014
The “Leap Frogs,” the Navy SEALs Parachute Team, jumped into Petco Park to celebrate the San Diego Padres’ home opening game. And here’s that jump from a special point of view.

On Mar. 30, the Navy Parachute Team jumped from a U.S. ...

Video shows Russian Mi-35 gunship helicopters ultra-low altitude flying over Black Sea beaches

Apr 04 2014
Russian attack helicopter pilots must be used to fly well below treetop altitude.

The opening phase of the recent invasion of Crimea saw Russian gunships cross the Strait of Kerch at very low altitude. In the days that followed the first ...

North Korea fires shells, launches toy-like drones; South Korea responds with F-15K carrying cruise missiles

Apr 04 2014
In the last few days, two low-cost, low-tech drones launched from North Korea crashed on South Korea’s territory. Last week North Korea fired about 100 shells across the Northern Limit Line. Seoul responded to the provocation by dispatching F-15Ks carrying ...

Military Aviation

Apr 17 2014
A new image taken in February seems to show the same mysterious plane photographed over Texas last month. On Mar. 10, 2014 Steve ...
Apr 16 2014
Ukrainian Air Force once again active in the eastern Russian-speaking part of the country. With Mig-29 Fulcrum aircraft still wearing the national display ...

Drones

Apr 14 2014
This video shows how difficult shooting down a small UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) can be. Along with larger UAVs, armed forces around the ...
Apr 11 2014
A better look at the images of the Iranian drone emerged so far highlighted something interesting. New screenshots coming from Syria give a ...

Aviation Safety

Apr 05 2014
A Chinese ship involved in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 in the Indian Ocean reportedly detected an underwater ping like ...
Mar 29 2014
Quite unusual: an Egyptian Air Force plane is forced to perform a belly landing with extended nose gear. You don’t see this kind ...

Rogue States

Apr 17 2014
A Russian tug has been operating off Florida for some weeks. What is it doing over so far from home? The Russian tug ...
Apr 16 2014
It looks like Chinese pilots like self-portrait photos as their “Western” colleagues We have already published an interesting “selfie” (as self-potrait shots are ...

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