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From the cockpit: A-10 performs an austere landing at Delmar Lake Bed

Jul 25 2016
Watch this cool GoPro footage of the A-10 Thunderbolt performing landing on a dry lake bed near Alamo, Nevada.

The following video shows an A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 190th Fighter Squadron at Gowen Field, Idaho, taking off from Nellis Air ...

Turkish “Anatolian Eagle 2016” exercise retrospective

Jul 24 2016
Less than two months before the failed coup, the Turkish Air Force hosted its traditional medium-scale high-tech exercise at Konya airbase, in Anatolia.

Held at Konya, in central Anatolia, south of Ankara, Turkey, Exercise Anatolian Eagle, is a very well-known series ...

Pakistani F-16C/D Block 52+ jets enroute to Green and Red Flag in the U.S. perform stopover at Lajes Field

Jul 22 2016
Pakistani Air Force F-16s are in bound Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.

On Jul. 19, six Pakistani AF F16C/D Block 52+ combat jets landed at Lajes Field, Azores, along with two USAF KC-135R Stratotanker aerial refuelers from McConnell AFB.

The ...

Eight A-10 tankbusters have deployed to Slovakia “to demonstrate U.S. deterrence efforts against Russia”

Jul 20 2016
Cross-border training in eastern Europe for the A-10 Thunderbolts from Indiana.

Eight A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft, along with 140 airmen, belonging to the 122nd Fighter Wing, Fort Wayne Air Station, Indiana, have deployed for a one-month combined training exercise at the ...

Exclusive: all the details about the air ops and aerial battle over Turkey during the military coup to depose Erdogan

Jul 18 2016
F-16s, KC-135Rs, A400Ms: known and unknown details about the night of the Turkey military coup.

Here below is the account of what happened on Jul. 15, when a military takeover was attempted in Turkey. It is based on the information gathered ...

U.S. Army spyplane pops-up on Flightradar24 during mission south of the Korean DMZ

Jul 17 2016
Online flight tracking reminds us that the secretive EO-5Cs regularly fly along the border between North and South Korea.

The above screenshot was taken from Flightradar24 by Guglielmo Guglielmi, an expert in online flight tracking.

It shows a U.S. Army Dash 7 ...

Military Aviation

Sep 23 2016
It’s not a secret that some F-117s are still in airworthy conditions at the Tonopah Test Range, in Nevada. Still, it’s...
Sep 22 2016
Some glorious photos of two nuclear-capable Blackjacks flying off Scotland. Russian Air Force Tu-160 Blackjack bombers are continu...

Drones

Aug 31 2016
During the last flight, the unmanned Phantom served as an aerial target and was shot at by an F-35 with two AIM-120s. Nevertheless...
Mar 13 2016
What might be an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle is circling over the border between Turkey and Iraq. Increasingly, military aircraft as w...

Aviation Safety / Air Crashes

Sep 21 2016
Dramatic footage of an AH-64D Apache helicopter crashing into the sea. On Sept. 20, at around 09.00AM LT a Greek Army Apache helic...
Sep 20 2016
A two seater variant of the U-2 Dragon Lady from Beale Air Force Base has just crashed in Sutter County, California. A TU-2S assig...

Rogue States

Sep 19 2016
Libyan MiG-23 Flogger performs yet another stunt. This time filmed from the cockpit. Last year we posted some cool shots and a cou...
Sep 18 2016
A new video showing the tests of the T-50 PAK FA’s 9-A1-4071K cannon has appeared on Youtube. The Sukhoi T-50 PAK FA, Russia...

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