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Here’s Why the C-130 Is Such a Badass Plane

Here’s Why the C-130 Is Such a Badass Plane The Lockheed Martin C-130 is US Air Force’s principal tactical cargo and personnel transport aircraft. The C-130J Hercules is the latest model, featuring a glass cockpit, digital avionics and a new propulsion system with a six-bladed propeller. The C-130 has been …

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F-16 Fighting Falcon vs Mitsubishi F-2

F-16 Fighting Falcon vs Mitsubishi F-2

General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon vs Mitsubishi F-2   Mitsubishi F-2 The Mitsubishi F-2 is a multirole fighter derived from the General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon, and manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Lockheed Martin for the Japan Air Self-Defense Force, with a 60/40 split in manufacturing between Japan and the …

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Declassified dogfight footage: F-14 Tomcat vs. Libyan MiG-23

Declassified dogfight footage: F-14 Tomcat vs. Libyan MiG-23

After two F-14 Tomcats from the VF-41 Black Aces shot down two Su-22 Fitters on Aug. 19, 1981, and, above all, after-operation El Dorado Canyon , the air strike launched on Apr. 15 1986 against Libya, Colonel Gaddafi, and its regime went off the U.S. high priority agenda. But in late …

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25mm GAU-22/A – The Ultra Fast & Powerful F-35 Cannon in Action

25mm GAU-22/A - The Ultra Fast & Powerful F-35 Cannon in Action

The F-35A is the “normal” version: CTOL (Conventional Take-Off and Landing). It has an internal 25 mm gatlingkanon using boom and receptacle -lufttankning as a starting point. This version will be used by the US Air Force, the Canadian, Norwegian and many other air forces, including the Air Force, in …

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10 Insane Military Weapons In Action

10 Insane Military Weapons In Action Statistics have shown that nations around the world spend billions of dollars every year. The total world spending on military force in 2014 is more than $1.7 billion as estimated by some experts. National rivalries, arms races and breakthroughs in weapons development all mean …

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Underwater Ejection from a downed fighter jet

Underwater ejection from a downed fighter jet Animation shows how to escape through underwater ejection. It shows different angles in which pilot can eject to the surface. While ejecting, there should be about 10 feet water above the pilot for safe ejection. The pilot in the test cockpit lowered into …

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