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Three U.S. B-52s deploying to the UK to take part in European drills

Jun 02 2016
Three “Buffs” on the move to take part in three exercises in the U.S. EUCOM and AFRICOM areas of responsibility.

Three B-52 Stratofortress strategic bombers are scheduled to deploy  from Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, to RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, ...

All the pros and cons of Poznan Aerofestival 2016 airshow in Poland

Jun 01 2016
Last weekend we have attended the second edition of the Poznan Aerofestival air show. And here’s a report.

After the last year’s moderate fiasco, with numerous organizational problems, many people were highly skeptical that the Aeropact company, collaborating with Poznan International ...

Jaw-dropping photographs of U.S. A-10s and F-16s flying over South Korea

May 31 2016
Some stunning photographs of the 51st FW based at Osan Air Base.

On May 9, more than 40 aircraft, including 15 A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft with the 25th Fighter Squadron “Draggins” and F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 36th FS “Flying ...

Watch the shock wave move on the wing of MiG-29 Fulcrum as it breaks the sound barrier

May 30 2016
This video shows the shock wave of a MiG-29 Fulcrum flying past Mach 1.0 during an Edge of Space flight.

The following was shot by famous aviation video producer Artur Sarkysian for MigFlug, a company that offers fighter jet flying experiences ...

Polish F-16s to get new air-to-surface weapons

May 30 2016
Poland wants new weapons for its F-16 Block 52+ jet fighters.

The Armament Inspectorate of the Polish Ministry of Defense plans to acquire new air-to-ground ordnance for the F-16 Block 52+ jets, the backbone of the Polish Air Force.

The organ announced ...

Flightradar24 exposes the presence of U.S. and allied ISR planes operating over Daesh stronghold in Iraq

May 27 2016
Several spyplanes and drones keep an eye on Mosul, ISIS headquarters in northern Iraq.

As our readers know, we’ve been reporting about U.S. and allied planes that can be tracked online during war missions since at least 2011 when, during the ...

Military Aviation

Dec 07 2016
An F/A-18 Hornet stationed in Japan has crashed in the Yamaguchi prefecture. The pilot has ejected but his fate is unknown. Report...
Dec 05 2016
An F-35 performed some high-speed passes through the famous “Jedi Transition” in the Death Valley. Generating visible ...

Drones

Oct 19 2016
MQ-4C, E-2C, C-2A, P-8A, F-35 and SH-60R flew over USS Zumwalt in Chesapeake USS Zumwalt, the U.S. Navy’s newest and most te...
Oct 18 2016
U.S. Air Force’s gigantic Global Hawk drones have been flying over Ukraine for about two years. However, they recently let e...

Aviation Safety / Air Crashes

Dec 07 2016
An F/A-18 Hornet stationed in Japan has crashed in the Yamaguchi prefecture. The pilot has ejected but his fate is unknown. Report...
Nov 29 2016
Legacy Hornets are crashing at an alarming rate! A Royal Canadian Air Force single-seat CF-188 Hornet from 4 Wing Cold Lake crashe...

Rogue States

Dec 06 2016
In the skies over Iraq, USAF spyplanes, USMC and USN Electronic Attack aircraft work together to deny the Islamic State the abilit...
Dec 05 2016
Less than three weeks after losing a MiG-29, it looks like the Russian Navy has lost another aircraft during Admiral Kuznetsov ope...

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