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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 ...

Turkish F-16 patrolling the skies near Ankara could be tracked online

Jul 16 2016
Quite surprisingly a Turkish Air Force F-16C Block 50 could be tracked on Flightradar24.

In the morning on Jul. 16, when it was already enough clear that the military coup in Turkey had failed, at least one Turkish Air Force F-16 ...

Crazy videos show Turkish Air Force F-16s flying at very low level among the buildings during military coup

Jul 16 2016
Turkish Air Force F-16s performing show of force low passages over Ankara. With afterburners, nav lights, armament and releasing flares.

Both bridges over the Bosphorus have been closed, tanks are in the road and surrounding key places, the state TV and ...

Watch a DC-10 skirt the mountain tops to fight wildfires in Southern California

Jul 14 2016
Some skills are needed to fly a “wide body” like that!

The DC-10 Air Tanker is a standard McDonnell Douglas DC-10 airliner that was converted to carry up to 12,000 US gallons (45,000 liters) of water or fire retardant in an ...

This is what the F-22 Raptor stealth jet looks like through the thermal camera of a crime-fighting helicopter

Jul 13 2016
Needless to say, stealth does not mean “invisible”…

The above image was posted by the National Police Air Service helicopter serving the South West of England.

It’s a screenshot from the thermal camera used by the EC-135 of the NPAS, based at ...

This fantastic video celebrates the French Super Etendard attack jets that flew for the last time today

Jul 12 2016
A crazy cool clip to say good-bye to the SEM (Super Étendard Modernise).

On Jul. 12, 2016, the French Super Étendard Modernise of the Marine Nationale (French Navy) was retired from active service, 42 years after the subsonic attack jet performed ...

Military Aviation

Jul 26 2016
The photos in this post are really impressive! Axalp Ebenfluh is a famous firing range located near Meiringen air base. From 1942,...
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...

Drones

Mar 13 2016
What might be an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle is circling over the border between Turkey and Iraq. Increasingly, military aircraft as w...
Feb 08 2016
NASA operates the giant Northrop Grumman Global Hawk drone to collect weather data. On Feb. 5, NASA showed off its newest and smar...

Aviation Safety

Jun 09 2016
Unbelievable coincidence. It’s the fourth incident to a military aerobatic display team in one week, the second today! On Ju...
Jun 09 2016
It’s not a good period for military aerobatic teams. A Su-27 Flanker belonging to the Russian Knights aerobatic team crashed...

Rogue States

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...
Jul 20 2016
Cross-border training in eastern Europe for the A-10 Thunderbolts from Indiana. Eight A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft, along ...

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