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A Drill of simulated mid-air crash between two F-16 at Airshow

Hill AFB prepares for Memorial Day air show with mock F-16 crash HILL AIR FORCE BASE — A  drill of simulated mid-air crash between two F-16s was performed for preparation  of any air show incidents  . Testing the “worst case scenario” is part of that safety preparation, said Maj. Rob …

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TOP 5 MANPADS (Man-portable air-defense system) in the World

TOP 5 Man-portable air-defense system  in the World   1) 9K333 Verba The 9K333 Verba  is a Russian fourth-generation  man-portable infrared homing surface-to-air missile (SAM) MANPADS. Its NATO reporting name is SA-25 . 9K333 Verba uses Three-channel  optical seeker Guidance system (ultraviolet, near-infrared, mid-infrared) . The Weight of 9K333 Verba is 1.5 kg  and …

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AN / APG-77 vs N036 Byelka (F-22 Radar vs SU-57 Radar )

AN / APG-77 vs N036 Byelka (Written by Nicolás Zelaya) AN / APG-77 The APG-77 is a solid-state AESA flat-array radar. Composed of 1956 T / R modules, each the size of a rubber chip, it can perform an almost instantaneous beam direction (in the order of tens of nanoseconds). It …

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AN/APG-77 vs N036 Byelka (Article in Spanish)

AN/APG-77 vs N036 Byelka (Written by Nicolás Zelaya) AN/APG-77 AN/APG-77 El APG-77 es un radar de matriz plana AESA de estado sólido. Compuesto por 1956 módulos T/R, cada uno del tamaño de una pastilla de goma, puede realizar una dirección de haz casi instantánea (en el orden de decenas de …

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PILOT ERROR Caused F-16 crash of Israeli Air Force

PILOT ERROR Caused F-16 crash of Israeli Air Force Article orginally appeared on Jerusalem Post According to IDF  The F-16i Shoot down  on February 10 by a Syrian anti aircraft missile was due to an operational mistake on the part of the pilots, the IDF “Between the tension of completing the mission …

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KAI T-50 Golden Eagle vs Yakovlev Yak-130

KAI T-50 Golden Eagle vs Yakovlev Yak-130 KAI T-50 Golden Eagle The KAI T-50 Golden Eagle is a  South Korean supersonic advanced trainers and light combat aircraft . The T-50 is South Korea’s first indigenous supersonic aircraft and one of the world’s few supersonic trainers.The T-50 has been further developed …

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Xian JH-7 Fighter/Bomber in action

Xian JH-7 Fighter/Bomber in action Article originally appeared on Air force technology  Xian JH-7 or Jian Hong-7 is a twin engine, lightweight fighter bomber aircraft designed and manufactured by Xian Aircraft Industry Corporation, China to meet the requirements of People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) and People’s Liberation Army Air Force …

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