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Check Out These Stunning Photographs Of Four F-35s In “Beast Mode” During “Panther Beast” Competition At Luke AFB

Fri, 20/09/2019 - 16:01
This was the first time Luke AFB launched a four-ship with both internal and external weapons, a configuration known as “Beast Mode”. “Beast Mode” is not an official or technical term. At least not within [...]
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Boeing MQ-25 Stingray Carrier-Based Aerial Refueling Drone flies for the first time

Fri, 20/09/2019 - 11:30
The first test asset flew autonomously just one year after the contract award The U.S. Navy and Boeing announced on Sept. 19, 2019 the first flight of the MQ-25 Stingray test asset from MidAmerica St. [...]
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First Air National Guard F-35s Arrive At the Vermont Air National Guard Base in Burlington

Thu, 19/09/2019 - 22:55
The first two F-35A Lightning II of the 158th Fighter Wing have arrived at Burlington Air National Guard Base. On Sept. 19, 2019, the first two ANG F-35A aircraft have landed at Bulrlington ANGB, Vermont. [...]
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[Updated] Belgian F-16BM Crashes In France. Both Pilots Safely Ejected. One Rescued After Hanging From High-Voltage Line.

Thu, 19/09/2019 - 13:24
A Belgian Air Force F-16BM has crashed in France. One Of The Pilots Hanging From High-Voltage Line After His Parachute Got Caught Before Being Rescued. A Belgian Air Force two-seater F-16BM Fighting Falcon has crashed [...]
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U.S. B-2 Stealth Bomber, Two F-15Cs and Two RAF F-35Bs Integrate During Training Mission Over UK

Wed, 18/09/2019 - 14:58
While we don’t know what type of “integration” mission the aircraft flew, it turned out to be a great opportunity for some cool air-to-air photographs. The B-2A Stealth Bombers deployed to RAF Fairford, UK, as [...]
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Belgian F-16s Intercept two Tu-160s and two Su-27s During First Scramble In Support Of Current NATO BAP rotation

Tue, 17/09/2019 - 19:53
Interesting close encounter on the Baltic for the Belgian F-16s supporting NATO’s Baltic Air Policing. On Sept. 17, two Belgian F-16s deployed to Siauliai Air Base, Lithuania, in support of NATO BAP mission, were scrambled [...]
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Let’s Talk About Russian Test Pilot Sergey Bogdan’s Impressive Su-57 Display at MAKS 2019.

Tue, 17/09/2019 - 14:13
Hero of The Russian Federation, Top Sukhoi Test Pilot, Bogdan Thrilled in Su-57 Demo. It was the most perfect of conditions, Russia’s most famous test pilot and their most advanced new fighter. The results at [...]
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Raytheon unveils the development of the new Peregrine advanced air-to-air missile

Mon, 16/09/2019 - 22:13
The new missile will complement the AIM-120 and AIM-9 in the Air Force’s inventory On Sept. 16, during the Air Force Association’s annual National Convention in Washington, Raytheon unveiled the mockup of its new Peregrine [...]
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The Air Force’s New Advanced Jet Trainer, the T-X, Officially Named the T-7A Red Hawk

Mon, 16/09/2019 - 20:37
The name, Red Hawk, honors the legacy of Tuskegee Airmen, and pays homage to their signature red-tailed aircraft from World War II. On Sept. 16, acting Secretary of the Air Force Matthew Donovan announced the [...]
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Everything We Know About The Drone Attacks On Two Saudi Aramco Oil Facilities Yesterday

Sun, 15/09/2019 - 14:45
Strike Has Strategic Implications, Amplifies Asymmetric Drone War Relevance. Yemen’s Houthi “Ansar Allah” forces have claimed responsibility for two coordinated unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities near the cities of [...]
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This Awesome Video Of A General Electric J79 Engine Shows The Theory Behind Afterburners And Variable Exhaust Nozzles

Sat, 14/09/2019 - 17:49
This is how one of the most famous jet engines works. Videos like the one below are interesting for several different reasons. They show the raw power of a jet engine working at different throttle/thrust [...]
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The Italian Air Force Celebrates The 30th Anniversary Of the AMX in Italian Service With Four Special Colored Jets

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 18:01
The AMX Ghibli in Italian service turns 30 and the Italians have celebrated the anniversary in style. On Sept. 13, 2019, the Italian Air Force celebrated the 30th anniversary of its AMX “Ghibli” fleet and [...]
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Here Are All The Highlights Among The +200 Aircraft Attending Zeltweg’s AirPower 2019 Airshow.

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 14:34
Once again, some really interesting participants made Zeltweg airshow worth the trip. And here’s our report. For the 9th time already, the Austrian Armed Forces, Red Bull and the Province of Styria hosted an airshow, [...]
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We Have Followed The Red Arrows As They Performed In The Washington DC Region

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 11:09
The Washington D.C. area was treated to a rare appearance by the Royal Air Force Acrobatic Team lately. As you probably already know by now, the Royal Air Force Red Arrows are currently on their [...]
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U.S. State Department Formally Approves Polish F-35 Procurement

Thu, 12/09/2019 - 14:57
Poland to buy the F-35 Lightning II aircraft, becoming first ex-Warsaw Pact member to get the stealth jets. The US State Department issued a clearance for Poland to acquire the F-35 fifth-generation aircraft in a [...]
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Dramatic Video Shows Yak-52 Crash in Poland During Airshow, One Killed.

Sun, 16/06/2019 - 00:11
Aircraft Enters Low Altitude Flat Spin with Attempted Recovery Before Crash. An unidentified German aerobatic pilot who was also a “former Lufthansa pilot” according to reports, died on Saturday, June 15, during the 7th Air [...]
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Take A Look At The Special-Colored F-16 That Celebrates the 800th Anniversary Of Denmark’s Flag

Sat, 15/06/2019 - 18:03
Today, the oldest national flag in the world turns 800 years. Here’s how the Royal Danish Air Force celebrated the “Dannebrog”. On Jun. 15, Denmark celebrates Valdemarsdag, the anniversary of King Valdemar’s victory in the [...]
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We Got Some Walkaround Photos Of The F-14 Tomcat Used For The Filming Of “Top Gun: Maverick”

Fri, 14/06/2019 - 18:37
The Top Gun sequel’s F-14 has returned to her home. And we have obtained some interesting shots of the Tomcat that expose  her movie “costume”. The fact that an F-14 will appear in “Top Gun: [...]
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U.S. and Italian F-35As Integrated Operationally For The First Time Using MADL during Astral Knight 2019 Exercise

Fri, 14/06/2019 - 17:02
The U.S. Air Force F-35A deployed to Aviano for Astral Knight 2019 shared data with the Italian Air Force F-35A using the Multifunction Advanced Data Link during the recent European Defense drills. One of the [...]
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Greek F-4E AUP Phantom II With New Special Markings Visits Aviano On Its Way To The Netherlands

Fri, 14/06/2019 - 15:41
Two Hellenic Air Force F-4E “Phantom” jets will take part in the Dutch Air Force Days 2019. One of them, has markings that celebrate the attendance to the airshow in Volkel. On Jun. 13, 2019, [...]
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