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Top 10 Strategic and Tactical Bomber aircraft in the World

Top 10 Strategic and Tactical Bomber aircraft in the World

A bomber is a combat aircraft designed to attack ground and naval targets by dropping air-to-ground weaponry firing torpedoes and bullets or deploying air-launched cruise missiles. Classification of Bomber Aircraft Bomber are classified into two type Strategic Bomber: Strategic bombing is done by heavy bombers primarily designed for long-range bombing missions …

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LOCKHEED MARTIN’S F-16 ‘SUPER VIPER’ OFFER

F-16 ‘SUPER VIPER’

IN RESPONSE to the IAF’s ( Indian Air Force) quest for rebuilding its ever-dwindling combat aircraft force levels, US Lockheed Martin has joined other western manufacturers of combat aircraft with its lucrative bid of F-16 Block 70(or F-16IN for India) multi-role fighter. In its various presentations to the IAF, the …

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F-104 vs MiG-21 | Russia and America Battle for Absolute Altitude record

On December 1959: Air Force test pilot Captain Joe Bailey Jordan, United States Air Force, established a Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI) World Record for Altitude. Captain Joe Jordan zoomed to 103,395.5 feet in a modified F-104C.

During the Cold War, America and the Soviet Union hotly contested all the prestigious aviation records Especially the World Absolute Speed and Altitude records of the International Aviation Federation (Federation Aeronautique Internationale, FAI). Here is a Historic Footage Of F 104 Breaking Altitude Record   On December 6, 1959, US …

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Iran Lost 67 pilots in Friendly Fire during 1980 Iran-Iraq War

Iran Lost 67 pilots in Friendly Fire during 1980 Iran-Iraq War

September 2017 marked the 37th anniversary of the start of the Iran-Iraq War, which killed hundreds of thousands of people between 1980 and 1988. Records indicate the Iranian air force lost 67 of its combat pilots in course of around 1,000 close-air-support sorties between Sept. 22 and Oct. 23 of …

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