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Hundreds Of Military Aircraft Grounded After Potential Defects Found In Martin Baker Ejection Seats

The company found that some production lots of the Cartridge Actuated Devices used in the ejection seats might be defective…

4 months ago

Report Released on French Rafale Passenger’s Accidental Ejection Reveals Both Human And Technical Failures

Civilian Passenger on Incentive Flight Accidentally Ejected Himself, Report Says. You may recall an unusual incident from Mar. 20, 2019,…

3 years ago

Here’s the High Speed Test Track The U.S. Air Force Uses To Perform Simulated Ejections Of Anthropomorphic Test Devices

The 10-mile long Holloman High Speed Test Track (HHSTT) is a United States Air Force aerospace ground test facility used to…

4 years ago

A bear named “Yogi” was ejected from a USAF B-58 to test the Hustler’s escape capsule on this day in 1962

"Yogi" was ejected at 35,000 feet, 870 mph. On Mar. 21, 1962, a 2-year old black bear named “Yogi” was…

7 years ago

Cockpit photo exposes North Korean pilot using a ridiculous lace-trimmed ejection seat headrest cover

Is this a standard cockpit adornment? Screenshots from a video aired by the North Korean state television were posted yesterday…

7 years ago