3 November 2022

F-15C/D Eagle deployed to Japan are retiring

It’s not only in the Air National Guard that the days of the powerful fighter are now numbered, but also in the Pacific Air Forces. After 43 years of loyal service, the McDonnell-Douglas F-15 Eagle will begin its operational retirement from Japan this Tuesday, November 1, 2022. The 18th Wing of the […]
18 August 2022

Qatar receives its first Eurofighter Typhoon

The Qatar Emiri Air Force officially became on Monday 15 August 2022 the first air force to use the two major European-made fighter aircraft. It took delivery of its first Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon in Great Britain. It is the first of a series of 24 multi-role fighters to be assembled at BAE […]
11 August 2022

What does it take to be a fighter pilot?

Do you have what it takes to be a fighter pilot? It takes more than just flying skills. Being a fighter pilot requires courage, quick thinking, and nerves of steel. If you’re interested in becoming a fighter pilot, there are a few things you should know. First, you’ll need to have excellent […]
25 February 2019

The Delta Wing

Nonetheless, Boeing’s efficiency prediction capacity wasn’t sufficient to persuade the Division of Protection, and in October 2001, the Pentagon awarded the JSF contract to Lockheed. The DoD made this decision based mostly in large half to the X-32’s STOVL difficulties in comparison with the X-35; the Boeing prototype tended to suck scorching […]
14 February 2019

Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor

Lt. Col. Wade Tolliver delivers the second everlasting F/A-22 Raptor here June 8. Shortly after, Maj. Charles Corcoran delivered the bottom’s third Raptor. Colonel Tolliver is the twenty seventh Fighter Squadron director of operations, and Major Corcoran is a pilot with the squadron. F/A-22 Raptor flies a coaching mission over the California […]
11 February 2019

US blocks F-16 sale to Croatia

The US is reportedly holding up a deal to sell previous Israeli F-16s to Croatia, in line with Channel 10 Information reported Barak Ravid. The Trump authorities is blocking the sale of the 12 previous F-16s to the Croatian military,” senior Israeli officials told me,” Ravid wrote. Prime Minister Netanyahu announced this […]
7 February 2019

A simpler F-16 jet fighter

Madrid, four December 2018 – Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Airbus have signed an agreement to jointly discover opportunities to meet the rising demand for aerial refuelling for US defence customers. The businesses will search to provide aerial-refuelling companies to handle any identified capacity shortfall and to fulfill requirements for the next […]
6 February 2019

When you drop 30,000ft

The Russian jet passed the F-16 within a mere 20 meters, causing the Norwegian pilot to exclaim, “What the hell! ” before darting away hastily. The incident occurred north of Norway over international waters, and the date is unknown. Norway’s Air Drive had to scramble Russian military planes 43 instances this year […]
19 November 2018

Jon Olsson flies the L-39 with One Piece!

We had the pleasure to welcome Jon Olsson, Benjamin Ortega, invited by Once Piece to do a photoshoot and vlog for the launch of their latest jumpsuit. It was a fantastic day, with great sunshine, and perfect conditions to fly a jet fighter. We did the operation in La Roche Sur Yon […]