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Peruvian Army Mi-17 Helicopter Crash Kills Five Soldier

Peruvian Army Mi-17 Helicopter Crash Kills Five Soldier

Credits: Noticias y Tendencias A Peruvian military helicopter crashed into the water of río Urubamba near Miaria, Megantoni District, Peru. Five crew members died in the crash, five were rescued and two are missing. The helicopter was engaged in an anti-drug reconnaissance mission. The accident occurred on Saturday morning, while …

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U.S. Air Force Develops Tablet-Based Apps For F-35 Cockpits Under Project FoX

U.S. Air Force Develops Tablet-Based Apps For F-35 Cockpits Under Project FoX

Vice Adm. Mike Shoemaker, Commander, Naval Air Forces, pilots an F-35 Lightning II demonstrator while a Lockheed Martin representative points out features on the display. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Stephanie Smith/RELEASED) Under Project FoX (Fighter Optimization eXperiment) U.S. Air Force has developed a Tablet-Based Apps …

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Kazakhstan Air Force Sukhoi Su-30SM Crashes in Balkhash

Kazakhstan Air Force Sukhoi Su-30SM Crashes in Balkhash

Kazakh Sukhoi Su-30SM at Irkutsk-2 – Credits: Alexey Korshunov A Kazachstan Air Force Sukhoi Su-30SM crashed on approach to Balkhash Airport (BXH/UUAH). Both pilots ejected safely. “During routine training mission at the landing approach at the training aviation center of the city of Balkhash, the Su-30SM multi-role fighter jet crashed,” …

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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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