14 September 2023

Slovakia unveils its first F-16 Block 70 in partnership with Lockheed Martin

Slovakia is set to receive its first F-16 Block 70, the most advanced version of the Fighting Falcon, at a ceremony at the Lockheed Martin factory in South Carolina. This acquisition strengthens Slovakia’s national security and places it at the forefront of regional and global threats, while reinforcing ties between Slovakia, the […]
14 September 2023

Augmented reality revolutionizes fighter pilot training

Boeing and Red 6 have achieved a major milestone in fighter pilot training with the successful completion of the first flight tests of an augmented reality system. The system enables pilots to see and interact with virtual elements while flying a real aircraft, providing a safe and realistic training environment. This promising […]
13 September 2023

The mystery of Amelia Earhart’s Disappearance

Aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart made history with her aerial exploits. Her daring career propelled her into the limelight, becoming the first woman pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic. However, her mysterious disappearance in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the globe continues to raise fascinating questions and theories. The Emergence of […]
13 September 2023

The challenges of aerial surveillance in the age of democratizing technology

As the U.S. Congress holds hearings on unidentified aerial phenomena (UAPs), it’s essential not to lose sight of other potential threats in U.S. skies. The democratization of aerial technology, particularly drones, poses major national security challenges. To effectively monitor airspace, the U.S. must explore ways to collect public reports while reducing false […]
13 September 2023

Priceless losses for the Russian Air Force

The planned arrival of F-16 fighter jets in the Ukraine has given rise to differing opinions on their usefulness, but one aspect that is indisputable is the impact on the Russian Air Force. The intensive use of Russian fighter jets has already led to the loss of several of them, and this […]
13 September 2023

Boeing wins $474.5 million contract to integrate EPAWSS on F-15JSI fighter jets

Boeing has won a major $474.5 million contract from the Pentagon to integrate the EPAWSS system on Japan’s F-15JSI fighter jets. This collaboration between the U.S. and Japan strengthens regional security through this cutting-edge technology. EPAWSS offers a suite of advanced features and enhanced durability, while reducing life-cycle costs. Regional defense takes […]
12 September 2023

Innovating for airspace dominance in modern warfare

In today’s era of rapid technological progress, air warfare is one of the fields where innovation has taken prodigious leaps forward. Understanding the intrinsic relationship between innovation and air dominance not only provides insight into the current dynamics of military engagements, but also paints a vivid picture of possible future trajectories in […]
12 September 2023

Iran turns to Russia for fighter jets

Iran is looking to modernize its aging air fleet by acquiring state-of-the-art fighter jets from Russia. However, many obstacles stand in the way of this quest, including economic constraints, geopolitical concerns and the reluctance of Russia and China to supply such equipment. Iran aspires to bolster its air capacity by acquiring modern […]
11 September 2023

Myanmar welcomes Russia’s first Su-30 fighter jets

Myanmar recently received its first delivery of two Russian-made Su-30 fighter jets. This acquisition raises international concerns about the stability of the region, including the US reaction to Russia’s support for Burma’s military rulers. Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, is currently receiving increased international attention due to its recent acquisition of two […]