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The Crash Of The Su-27 Flanker “14 Red” At Salgareda Air Show 30 Years Ago Today

Wed, 09/09/2020 - 18:57
The Flanker crashed into the ground killing the pilot and an airshow service member. On Sept. 9, 1990, a Soviet Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker, crashed during an airshow held at Salgareda, a small airfield with a [...]
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U.S. Marine Corps F-35Bs of the “Wake Island Avengers” Land In The UK For Joint Training With British Lightnings

Wed, 09/09/2020 - 14:39
The US Marine Corps Squadron Will Take Part To Numerous Exercises Ahead Of Next Year’s Deployment On The HMS Queen Elizabeth Aircraft Carrier. Ten F-35Bs from the US Marine Corps Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) [...]
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Two U.S. B-52s of Bomber Task Force 20-4 Fly Mission In Moroccan Airspace Before Landing at Spanish Airbase

Tue, 08/09/2020 - 13:00
The Stratofortresses deployed to RAF Fairford, UK, have flown a training mission over Northwestern Africa. On Sept. 7, 2020, two U.S. B-52H Stratofortress strategic bombers, belonging to the 5th Bomb Wing, from Minot Air Force [...]
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Check Out These Amazing Photos Of A U.S. C-17 Globemaster III Flying Low Level Through The Lake District LFA In UK

Mon, 07/09/2020 - 15:47
You don’t see cargo aircraft flying at low level too often! The stunning shots in this article were shot on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, by photographer Simon Pearson-Cougill from Dunmail Raise, in the Lake District, [...]
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Terrifying Video Filmed Aboard Atlas Air B767 During Emergency Following Engine Failure After Take Off From Honolulu

Sun, 06/09/2020 - 23:21
The military chartered flight with 212 people on board performed an emergency landing after an in-flight engine shut down, shortly after departing from Honolulu. On Sept. 5, 2020, an Atlas Air Boeing 767-300, N649GT, flying [...]
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Royal Air Force To Get New AESA Radars for the Eurofighter Typhoon

Sun, 06/09/2020 - 21:41
The new radar, called European Common Radar System Mark 2, will enter service in the mid-2020s. The Royal Air Force signed a £ 317 million (about USD 421 million) contract with Leonardo and BAE Systems [...]
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Portuguese F-16s Deployed to Malbork, Poland, For NATO Enhanced Baltic Air Policing

Sat, 05/09/2020 - 11:45
Portuguese Vipers have arrived in Poland. The Portuguese Air Force has deployed four F-16M Vipers from Monte Real Air Base, Portugal, to 22 Baza Lotnictwa Taktycznego at Malbork Air Base in Poland, along with around [...]
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Three U.S. B-52s Fly Mission Over Ukraine’s Sea of Azov Coast In A Clear Show Of Force Toward Russia

Fri, 04/09/2020 - 15:40
The U.S. strategic bombers, tracking online, have flown inside Ukrainian airspace and operated quite close to the border with Crimea. One week after taking part in the one-day Allied Sky mission that saw 6 B-52s [...]
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Taiwan MOD “Solemnly Refutes” Internet Reports That Taiwan Shot Down a Chinese Su-35 That Violated Its Airspace

Fri, 04/09/2020 - 12:43
It looks like the news of a Chinese People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) Su-35 shot down by a Taiwanese ADS (Air Defense System) is fake. The news that Taiwan brought down a Chinese Air [...]
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USMC RQ-21A Blackjack Drones Supported USAF B-1B and B-2’s Long-Range Air Strikes During Australian Drills

Thu, 03/09/2020 - 18:18
The Marine Corps Blackjack UASs (Unmanned Aerial Systems) supported Australian Army joint terminal attack controllers (JTACs) coordinating air U.S. Air Force B-1B and B-2 Spirit bombers’ long-distance airstrikes during recent exercise in Australia. The U.S. [...]
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The Amazing Growler Ball 2020 Video Teases An EA-18G Cyber Attack Capability That Is Yet To Come

Wed, 02/09/2020 - 22:20
This year’s Growler Ball provides an opportunity to discuss the EA-18G’s ability to launch cyber attacks and hack enemy networks. As our readers know very well, the “Ball” series (“Hornet Ball”, “Rhino Ball”, “Strike Fighter [...]
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F-22, F-35A, and two P-51s Take Part In Heritage Flight During The New York International “Drive In” Air Show

Tue, 01/09/2020 - 23:10
The “American Dream” over Orange County, New York. The New York International Air Show was held at Orange County Airport in New York last week end. The air show was held in a “drive in” [...]
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Will A Future Air Force One Be Hypersonic? New Contracts Explore Feasibility.

Tue, 01/09/2020 - 00:14
Exosonic Awarded Contract to Study Low-Boom Supersonic VIP Transport. Will future diplomats and U.S. Presidents jet around the world at supersonic speeds to conduct a new version of ultra-fast “shuttle diplomacy”? If a new contract [...]
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A Russian Su-27 Violated NATO Airspace Following A B-52H Well Into The Danish Airspace On Friday

Mon, 31/08/2020 - 17:58
The “unsafe” intercept over the Black Sea was not the only incident between a U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress bomber and a Russian Su-27 Flanker last week. As we have already reported with several details, [...]
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Cockpit Video Shows Russian Su-27 Flanker Crossing Within 100 feet Of The Nose Of A B-52 Over The Black Sea

Sun, 30/08/2020 - 10:56
The footage shows from the cockpit of the B-52 what the U.S. DoD deemed an “unsafe and unprofessional intercept” by the Russians. As we have already reported with plenty of details, on Aug. 28, 2020, [...]
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United States Air Force Flight Demonstration Teams “Vaporize” Ocean City Air Show

Wed, 19/08/2020 - 19:36
The “OC Air Show” was a stunning success for those starved of air show entertainment. It was also the first timefour Air Force demonstration teams took part in the same show Taking place over the [...]
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These Stunning Shots Show The Blue Angels New Fat Albert Arriving At Pensacola Escorted By The Team’s Delta Formation

Wed, 19/08/2020 - 18:57
The Blue Angels signature Delta formation escorted the C-130 on arrival at the team’s home base at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida. The Blue Angels’ new support aircraft, the C-130J “Fat Albert” has finally touched [...]
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Lockheed Martin Shows New Airborne Defensive Laser System for F-16 and C-130

Wed, 19/08/2020 - 18:19
The system, installed both in a pod and in a fairing, should be part of the Self-protect High Energy Laser Demonstrator program. Lockheed Martin recently released a video showing defensive laser systems that are being [...]
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ATAC Secures Contract to Support AFSOC Joint Terminal Attack Controller Training

Wed, 19/08/2020 - 17:23
The company, in partnership with Valkyrie Aero, will use L-39s and A-27s to provide live contract Close Air Support for JTAC trainees. After securing a contract to provide adversary training at Luke and Holloman Air [...]
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Russia MOD Says A Su-27 Intercepted An Italian Atlantic MPA Over The Black Sea. But The Italians Retired The Type in 2017.

Tue, 18/08/2020 - 19:00
According to the Russian MOD, the Flanker intercepted an Italian aircraft that was approaching Russia’s state border last Sunday. But the Su-27 must have misidentified the roundel… According to a spokesman for Russia’s National Defense [...]
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