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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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Top 5 Aircraft Belly landing or Crash Landing

Top 5 Aircraft Belly landing or Crash Landing NUMBER 1 f-22 raptor crash landing NUMBER 2 F-16 belly landing The F-16 with serial #J-198  made a belly landing on its ALQ pod and tanks.There was a problem during take off which resulted in the front landing wheel being lost. The pilot …

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B-52 Stratofortress Crashes At Fairchild Air Force Base – 1994

B-52 Stratofortress Crashes At Fairchild Air Force Base – 1994   On Friday, 24 June 1994, a United States Air Force (USAF) Boeing B-52 Stratofortress crashed at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington, United States Crashed happened after its pilot, Lt Col Arthur “Bud” Holland, maneuvered the bomber beyond its operational …

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The Boeing KC-46A Tanker: Refuels Military Aircraft Using 3D

The Boeing KC-46A Tanker: Refuels Military Aircraft Using 3D   The KC-46A Pegasus tanker is changing the game in air refueling. A revolutionary air refueling operator station (AROS), that displays images in super-high definition, monochromatic 3D, is enabling the US Air Force to conduct refueling like never before. The Boeing …

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Boeing Phantom Eye High Altitude Long Endurance Hydrogen-Powered Next Generation Drone

Boeing Phantom Eye High Altitude Long Endurance Hydrogen-Powered Next Generation Drone

Phantom Eye is a liquid hydrogen-fueled, high-altitude and long-endurance unmanned aircraft system for persistent intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance and communications missions. The demonstrator aircraft is capable of maintaining its altitude for up to four days while carrying a 450-pound payload. Typical payloads include multiple sensor packages for monitoring, tracking and …

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F-16 Makes its First Unmanned Flight (No pilot in cockpit)

F-16 Makes its First Unmanned Flight (No pilot in cockpit)

The video above  shows the F-16 fighter jets Makes First Unmanned Flight Boeing’s unmanned QF-16 performs for the first time as an aerial target. Boeing has announced that it has retrofitted a number of retired Lockheed Martin F-16 fighter jets with equipment enabling them to be flown remotely without a …

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One of a kind U.S. Military V-22 Osprey Tilt Rotor Aircraft In Action

The V-22 Osprey is a joint-service, medium-lift, multimission tilt-rotor aircraft developed by Boeing and Bell Helicopters. A total of 112 V-22s are currently operated by the US Air Force (USAF) and the US Marine Corps (USMC). The aircraft operates as a helicopter when taking off and landing vertically. The nacelles …

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