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“Red Flag confirmed F-35 dominance with a 20:1 kill ratio” U.S. Air Force says

Feb 28 2017
Looks like the F-35 achieved an impressive 20:1 kill ratio at Nellis Air Force Base’s Red Flag 17-1

Every aviation enthusiast knows about Red Flag, the large-scale aerial combat training exercises held four times per year at Nevada’s Nellis AFB just ...

Russia to start building its next generation flying wing stealth bomber to replace the Tu-22, Tu-95 and Tu-160 aircraft

Feb 27 2017
About four years ago, Russia’s next generation stealth bomber’s conceptual design was given the official approval. Now it looks like there is a go ahead to build the new aircraft.

Developed by the Tupolev Design Bureau since 2009, PAK DA (Advanced Long-Range ...

French Aerobatic Team Patrouille de France Announces Official U.S. Schedule

Feb 24 2017
World’s Oldest Aerobatic Team to Fly 9 Full Demos Plus Flyovers in USA.

The world’s oldest aerobatic demonstration team, the French Patrouille de France, has announced their official flight demonstration calendar for their first ever U.S. tour. The team has scheduled ...

Polish F-16s prepare to take part in NATO Baltic Air Patrol mission for the very first time

Feb 23 2017
Poland is about to support the air policing mission over the Baltic States.

The Polish Air Force is to commit some of its F-16 jets to the NATO BAP (Baltic Air Policing) operation beginning in May.

This is going to be the ...

U.S. WC-135 nuclear sniffer airplane has left the UK heading towards Norway and the Barents Sea

Feb 22 2017
The WC-135 Constant Phoenix has launched from RAF Mildenhall earlier today for a mission towards northern Europe and the Barents Sea. Interestingly, an RC-135W spyplane has launched from the same base on the same route. What’s their mission?

As you probably ...

U.S. B-52 bombers have dropped 3,419 weapons on Daesh targets since April 2016.

Feb 21 2017
The venerable B-52 strategic bombers have been quite busy fighting ISIL in the last months.

Six B-52 Stratofortress bombers are deployed to Al Udeid, Qatar, supporting Operation Inherent Resolve against ISIL in Syria and Iraq since April 2016.

The aircraft have replaced ...

Military Aviation

Mar 25 2017
The Patrouille de France has officially started his American tour flying over the Statue of Liberty in New York City. And here are...
Mar 24 2017
A Globemaster Pilot tries desperately to read back her Takeoff Clearance to the ATC. But she’s interrupted by her crew. The ...

Drones

Feb 05 2017
We can’t say whether it happened by accident or on purpose, but a U.S. unmanned spy aircraft broadcast its position for everyone...
Jan 11 2017
U.S. Navy F/A-18 Hornets released a swarm of 103 Perdix semi-autonomous drones in flight. Welcome to the future of war tech. The U...

Aviation Safety / Air Crashes

Mar 22 2017
Leaks and Media Reports Suggest Laptop Ban Linked to Jan. 28 SEAL Raid on Yemen. Unattributed quotes from “three intelligence so...
Mar 16 2017
Wake turbulence flips Challenger jet upside down. Crew survives after emergency landing. In a bizarre incident that occurred on Ja...

Rogue States

Mar 26 2017
Russian Aerobatic Team Shows Precision and Performance in Brand New Su-30s. The LIMA 17 air show in Malaysia on Mar. 21-25th is th...
Mar 22 2017
A B-1 Lancer performing a mock attack on a range in South Korea amid raising tensions with North Korea caused the China’s Ai...

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