David Cenciotti is a journalist based in Rome, Italy. He is the Founder and Editor of “The Aviationist”, one of the world’s most famous and read military aviation blogs. Since 1996, he has written for major worldwide magazines, including Air Forces Monthly, Combat Aircraft, and many others, covering aviation, defense, war, industry, intelligence, crime and cyberwar. He has reported from the U.S., Europe, Australia and Syria, and flown several combat planes with different air forces. He is a former 2nd Lt. of the Italian Air Force, a private pilot and a graduate in Computer Engineering. He has written five books and contributed to many more ones.
The Dutch Safety Board released a video which shows how the MH17 flight was shot down by a Russian-made Buk surface-to-air missile. On Jul. 17, 2014 Boeing 777 (9M-MRD) with 280 passengers and 15 crew […]
The recent TB2 videos show multiple drone attacks against Russian equipment and air defenses, which paved the way for a Su-27 bomb strike. As you may have noticed from the multiple reports published since the […]
Ukraine Claims Six Aircraft Have Been Shot Down During Opening Stages Of Massive Russian Military Operation. Although it is almost impossible to say when it exactly started, the first confirmed reports of a Russian invasion […]
Commercial drones made from mail orderable components are much more capable and sophisticated than anything Ukraine or Russia can make.