David Cenciotti is a freelance 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 four books.
AC-130 emerges from the night to refuel from a KC-135 over Iraq. Little is known about AC-130 Spooky Gunship operations in Iraq. For sure we know that two AC-130s, along with some A-10 Warthogs were […]
B-2 Spirit Flyover in California Honors Hero. Does It Suggest a Change in Alert Status too? Parade goers celebrating the new year at the Tournament of Roses Parade on January 1, 2018 were treated to […]
USAF Celebrates Its 70th Anniversary With Reverence for History and Hunger for Innovation. The United States Air Force turns 70 years old today. The newest branch of the U.S. military was born with the passing […]