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Poland Buying 5 C-130H Hercules Resurrected From The Bone Yard

Poland Buying 5 C-130H Hercules Resurrected From The Bone Yard

C-130 Globemasters sit in the 309th Aircraft Maintenance and Regeneration Group at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, Sept. 20, 2019. The AMARG houses aircraft from across the Department of Defense and other government agencies including NASA. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jacob T. Stephens) According to Polish …

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Colombian Air Force C-130 Suffered Hydraulic Failure at Bogotá Airport

Colombian Air Force C-130 Suffered Hydraulic Failure at Bogotá Airport

Lockheed C-130B FAC-1001 – Credits: Torre ElDorado A Colombian Air Force (Fuerza Aérea Colombiana) Lockheed C-130B suffered hydraulic failure at Bogotá AirportEl Dorado International Airport (BOG/SKBO), Bogotá After takeoff, the Lockheed C-130B FAC-1001, operated by ESCTA 811, encountered technical difficulties. The pilots returned to El Dorado International Airport, Bogotá where …

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F-15 Scores Longest Air-To-Air Missile Shot Ever

F-15 Scores Longest Air-To-Air Missile Shot Ever

U.S. Air Force Maj. Timothy Phillips from the 40th Flight Test Squadron fires an Advanced Medium Range Air to Air Missile during a test mission from an F-15C Eagle, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. John McRell) U.S. Air Force F-15C Eagle records longest …

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F-36 Kingsnake The Return Of The F-16XL?

F-36 Kingsnake The Return Of The F-16XL?

Recently the U.S. Air Force announced that it may be interested in obtaining a new low cost option to replace its fleet of F-16s, calling for a clean sheet design of a new either fourth and a half gen or fifth gen minus fighter. The role that today’s F16s play …

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U.S. Air Force Report Features Concept Art Of NGAD Program

U.S. Air Force Report Features Concept Art Of NGAD Program

The new Next Generation Air Dominance artwork. (Image credit: USAF) The U.S. Air Force has published its biennial report for acquisition last that features the concept art of NGAD program. The concept art for the Next Generation Air Dominance can be found on page 28. According to the U.S. Air …

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Russian Knights Aerobatic Demonstration Team Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Russian Knights Aerobatic Demonstration Team Celebrates 30th Anniversary

The Russian Knights Performing early evening at the Kecskemet airshow in Hungary, 2013. Credits: Rob Schleiffert from Holland – Russian Knights The Russian Knights the aerobatic demonstration team of the Russian Air Force celebrates their 30th anniversary. To commemorate the Russian Knights 30th Anniversary milestone a promotional video has been published online that …

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IAF Lost 26 Fighter Jets From 2014 to 2019

Indian Air Force Lost 26 Fighter Jets From 2014 to 2019

Indian Air Force (IAF) lost 26 fighter jets in the last five years killing 12 pilots and seven other crew members. IAF’s crash report card of the last five years shows that seven fighters each were lost in 2014-15 and 2018-19 and another six in 2016-17. Two years — 2015-16 …

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F-14 Tomcat Vs F-15 Eagle (Who Wins)?

F-14 Tomcat Vs F-15 Eagle (Who Wins)?

F-14 TOMCAT Vs F-15 EAGLE: The U.S. navy F-14 Tomcat and the U.S. Airforce F-15 Eagle are two of the best fighters jets ever built. The Grumman F-14 Tomcat is an American supersonic, twin-engine, two-seat, twin-tail, variable-sweep wing fighter aircraft. The McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle is an American twin-engine, all-weather tactical …

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