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JF-17 Thunder Fighter Jet : A MiG-21/F-16 Hybrid

JF-17 Thunder Fighter Jet A MiG-21F-16 Hybrid

China is past master at reverse engineering Western and Russian Defence Systems. Be it Russian fighter jets, missile technology from Ukraine, Radars from Israel’s Elta or its newly brandished 5th Generation Fighter Jets that borrow from US Aircrafts, Chinese engineers attempt it all. One of the most successful exports of …

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Operation Bolo – A Deceptive Air-ambush lead by Robin Olds

Operation Bolo - A Deceptive Air-ambush lead by Robin Olds

The operation was a deception-based mission during the Vietnam War devised to lure fighter aircraft of the Vietnam People’s Air Force (VPAF)- into battle where the odds were stacked against the defenders. The Mission was planned in response to North Vietnamese tactics during the Operation Rolling Thunder aerial-bombardment campaign wherein …

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South Korea set to build its own Next Generation Fighter jet

South Korea set to build its own Next Generation Fighter jet

Prototype KF-X will be 4.5 Gen. but could be upgraded to have stealth characteristics The unveiled design shows aircraft with European Missiles: Meteors and IRIS-Ts South Korea to have 120 such aircrafts South Korea plans to complete a design process for its own fighter aircraft by September next year and …

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C-5 Galaxy As Airborne Command Post

C-5 Galaxy As Airborne Command Post

C-5 Galaxy As Airborne Command Post C-5 Galaxy as Airborne Command Post The Idea That Got Nipped in the Bud Tribute to C-5 Galaxy On Its 50th Birth Anniversary Lockheed’s Proposed EC-5B could have carried 3 times the payload than Boeing’s current EC-135C Since its introduction in 1970, Lockheed’s C-5 …

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