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Yet another iconic Russian Tu-95 Bear strategic bomber has crashed. Is the Russian Air Force falling apart?

Jul 14 2015
It’s the second crash in less than two months.

On Jul. 14, at 09.50 Moscow Time, a Tu-95 bomber crashed in an uninhabited area 80 km from Khabarovsk.

According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, the aircraft was conducting a training mission ...

Blue Angels low flyby over Pensacola Beach sends tents and umbrellas flying

Jul 14 2015
A high speed low flyby causes an unexpected side effect on the shore.

Filmed on the shore at Pensacola Beach, Florida, the following video shows Blue Angels #5 perform a low flyby during the airshow on Jul. 11.

While spectators are distracted ...

F-35 pilot talking about the 400K USD flight helmet: “It’s cool but I don’t really use it that often”

Jul 13 2015
“but I’m an old school pilot…”

Few months ago we published the interesting interview Maj. John Wilson, an F-35 pilot with 61th Fighter Squadron, gave to Christian Sundsdal of the Danish website focusing on military topics Krigeren, at Luke Air Force ...

Incredible photos of some of the 150 U.S. WWII aircraft lying in the Airplane Graveyard in the Pacific

Jul 12 2015
There are over 150 Allied WWII aircraft lying 130 feet under the Pacific Ocean near the Marshall Islands.

They call it the “Airplane Graveyard.”

It is located 130 feet under the Pacific Ocean, in the Kwajalein Atoll, Roi-Namur, near the Marshall Islands.

More ...

Ukrainian Su-25 Frogfoot attack planes fly at insanely low altitude, buzz airport tower!

Jul 11 2015
Ukrainian Air Force Su-25s as you have never seen them before!

The following video is pretty impressive.

It shows Ukrainian Air Force Su-25s flying at treetop altitude over Melitopol airbase, in southeastern Ukraine and nearby, in February 2015.

The Frogfoot jets can be ...

U.S. A-10 Tank Busters deployed to Poland…again.

Jul 09 2015
Some USAF A-10 “Warthogs” are stationed in Poland.

354th EFS (Expeditionary Fighter Squadron) has deployed again to Poland.

This time the A-10s maintain their presence at the Polish 32nd Air Base located in Łask, near Łódź, in the central part of the ...

Military Aviation

Aug 02 2015
In case you haven’t already seen it, watch the Polish Mig-29 Fulcrum “going ballistic” after take-off. Filmed at...
Jul 31 2015
The U.S. Air Force tested a B-61 on the Nevada Test and Training Range. Between Jun. 29 and Jul. 1, the Air Force Nuclear Weapons ...

Drones

Jun 25 2015
One of our readers has spotted something interesting in a satellite image Although Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel UAS (Unmanned A...
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...

Aviation Safety

Aug 02 2015
A Mi-28N Havoc gunship has crashed in Russia during an airshow. A Russian Mi-28N Night Hunter helicopter crashed during Aviamix ai...
Jul 28 2015
“Any landing you can walk away, is a good landing.” The following video was shot at Amsterdam Schiphol airport on Jul....

Rogue States

Jul 30 2015
Last Friday was quite a busy day for the RAF Typhoons supporting NATO Baltic Air Patrol mission. On Jul. 24, the Royal Air Force E...
Jul 28 2015
This is how you depart the tanker like a boss! Taken on Jul. 23, during a mission in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, this c...

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