Very few things are simple in the fighter aircraft business, including storing and moving around giant external fuel tanks. https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/37219/this-f-22-raptor-wing-tank-storage-facility-looks-like-a-science-fiction-movie-setRead More This F-22 Raptor Wing Tank Storage Facility Looks Like A Science Fiction Movie Set
Two Boeing E-6B Mercury planes were detected flying along both coasts of the U.S. mainland early Friday, around the time President Trump announced he and first lady Melania Trump were diagnosed with coronavirus — but the flights were “pre-planned” and the timing was “purely coincidental,” a U.S. Strategic Command spokesman told Fox News. More about this article in the link below… […]Read More US military says doomsday planes not mobilized in response to Trump COVID-19 diagnosis – Business Insider
How does Iran’s Kowsar jets compete against US & Israeli F-22 Raptors or F-35 Jets? According to experts, designed to perform close air support (CAS) and light attack operations, the fighters can also be used to support the training activities of Iranian pilots… More about this article in the link below… https://eurasiantimes.com/irans-new-american-f-5-based-kowsar-fighter-jet-is-a-pearl-inside-an-oyster/Read More Does Iran’s ‘Kowsar Fighter Jet’ Stand A Chance Against Israeli F-35 Stealth Warplanes?
As tensions boil over Taiwan, the US and China have ramped up efforts in the field of defense innovation as they build modern warfare equipment, in a bid to swank their superiority over the other amidst a growing belief that potential conflict could be on the horizon… More about this article in the link below… […]Read More Not J-20s, China Could Field Another ‘Stealth Jet’ To Counter US’ F-35s, Indian Rafales
After procuring 24 Rafale fighter jets from France, Egypt has received the first order of Russian Sukhoi Su-35 jet fighters. As per reports, the key objective of Egypt to acquire Su-35s over Rafale jets was that the Russian heavy-weight jets can outperform the Israeli and US warplanes in the Middle-East region… More about this article in […]Read More Egypt Sidelines Rafale Jets For SU-35s; Claims Only Russian Jets Can Match US/Israeli War Planes
It’s one thing to design a warplane. And other thing to build it. That’s a truism Russian fighter-maker Sukohi is learning—or relearning—as it tries to fill the Kremlin’s order for 76 Su-57 stealth fighters. https://www.forbes.com/sites/davidaxe/2020/07/31/in-russias-far-east-a-stealth-fighter-factory-spins-up/Read More In Russia’s Far East, A Stealth Fighter Factory Spins Up
The high-tech wannabees of Asia are going through a bit of a rough patch lately. India has to postpone its Chandrayaan-2 moon mission just an hour before launch, due to a “technical snag.” Japan is imposing controls on the transfer of certain technologies to South Korea, which could impair the latter’s smartphone and semiconductor sectors. […]Read More Defence News | Why doesn’t anyone want to buy ‘cheap’ Chinese Fighter Jets?
Aircraft carriers, also known as floating air bases, have proven their operational worth in naval fleets since World War 2. These giant vessels are equipped with a full-length flight deck capable of carrying and arming numerous aircraft: including fighters, strike aircraft, and helicopters. Only nine countries possess the biggest ships as a part of their […]Read More Watch “10 Largest And Most Powerful Aircraft Carriers In The World” on YouTube
number of Chinese and Hong Kong media outlets have reported that a new variant of the country’s first fifth generation fighter jet, the Chengdu J-20, has entered mass production. Citing anonymous military sources, it was reported that the new fighter, known as the J-20B, was officially unveiled on July 8th at a ceremony attended by […]Read More Introducing the J-20B: China Reportedly Puts Advanced New Stealth Fighter Variant Into Mass Production