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U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet made an emergency landing at MCAS Iwakuni

U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet made an emergency landing at MCAS Iwakuni

U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet made an emergency landing at MCAS Iwakuni An FA-18 made an emergency landing at MCAS Iwakuni under unknown circumstances, causing the runway close until 15:10 LT. An All Nippon Airways’ flight from Tokyo/Haneda (HND/RJTT) to Iwakuni diverted to Hiroshima (HIJ/RJOA) due to runway close.  According …

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Ukrainian Air Force Sukhoi Su-27 crash near Zhitomir, Pilot Dead

Ukrainian Air Force Sukhoi Su-27 crash near Zhitomir, Pilot Dead

Ukrainian Air Force Sukhoi Su-27 crash near Zhitomir, Pilot Dead Fighter jet crashed on final approach about 2 km from Ozerne Airfield, Zhitomir Region, after performing a training flight. The pilot was killed in the crash. The Ukrainian General Staff said the Sukhoi Su-27 went down while returning from a routine flight …

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Experimental ‘flying car’ crash at Willow Run Airport

Experimental ‘flying car’ crash at Willow Run Airport The aircraft, an experimental Sanjay Dhall WD-1, experienced an uncontrolled ascent during a high-speed taxi test at Willow Run Airport (KYIP), Detroit, Michigan. The flying car/airplane sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard injuries of an unspecified severity.  The FAA said …

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Russian Nuclear Bomber Fly 10-Hour Caribbean Patrol From Venezuela Within Striking Distance of U.S.

Russian Nuclear Bomber Fly 10-Hour Caribbean Patrol From Venezuela Within Striking Distance of U.S.

Two Tu-160 Russian bombers capable of carrying nuclear weapons landed in Caracas. Russian aircraft have carried out a 10,000-kilometer flight from Russia to Venezuela, being shadowed by Norwegian F-16 fighter jets along the way. The long-range strategic bombers landed at Simón Bolívar airport with two other Russian planes confirmed to be …

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