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The infamous Dover C-5 crash - Part 1: The lead up to the accident and crash animation with cockpit recorder playing

An in-depth analysis of infamous Dover C-5 crash – Part 1: The lead up...

That angle of attack gauge suddenly leaps from 17 degrees to 20. A stall occurs at 18 degrees. Then the mechanical female voice alerts...
Royal Thai Air Force to arm F-5s with IRIS-T

Royal Thai Air Force to arm F-5s with IRIS-T

The new procurement plans to integrate the missile onto the F-5, making IRIS-T a standard armament of the Royal Thai Air ForceDiehl Defence announced...
Descending into Armageddon: SAC Go Codes

Descending into Armageddon: SAC Go Codes

If instructed, the orbiting crews would open their top-secret decoders and validate the "Go Codes" sent by radio from SAC headquarters in Omaha, NE....
Edwards' testers complete Joint Strike Missile test program

Edwards’ testers complete Joint Strike Missile test program

The next step is for the Norwegians to integrate the Joint Strike Missile on to the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and then on to further...
Germany asked Pentagon on the possibility of certifying Eurofighter for nuclear role

Germany asked Pentagon to certify Eurofighter for nuclear role

U.S. government sources say that schedule is ambitious given that the F-35 and other aircraft must be certified first. Washington has suggested it could...
The unknown story of an A-10 CAS mission performed to support Special Forces deployed in Afghanistan

The unknown story of an A-10 CAS mission performed to support Special Forces deployed...

Just as the A-10s and the helicopters were returning to base, the Special Forces men discovered that they had forgotten one member of the...

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BUFF driver explains how it was flying the B-52 on a low level training sortie

BUFF driver explains how it was flying the B-52 on a low level training sortie

In 1980s, with the enhancement of the Russian air defense systems, the only way to...

FIND OUT HOW THE CREW OF A MASSIVE C-5M SUPER GALAXY AIRLIFTER PREVENTED AIRCRAFT COLLISION

I’ll never forget looking over to the right and seeing an airplane landing: we were...

INDIA COULD SOON PURCHASE 31 EX-FRENCH AIR FORCE JAGUAR ATTACK AIRCRAFT

The country would procure the Jaguars after proper refurbishmentIndia is in talks to buy 31...

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The story of the C-5 pilot that during his aircraft commander recommend ride went rogue on his senior evaluator

The story of the C-5 pilot that during his aircraft commander recommend ride went...

He looked at me wearily and said: “I’m so fucking tired, I don’t care if they violate me...”Jay Lacklen is a former C-5 pilot...
Pentagon Inspector General finds that Afghanistan’s UH-60s are less capable than the Mi-17

Pentagon Inspector General finds that Afghanistan’s UH-60s are less capable than the Mi-17

“In general it takes almost two Black Hawks to carry the load of a single Mi-17,” Pentagon Inspector General Glenn FinePentagon Inspector General Glenn...
Edwards' testers complete Joint Strike Missile test program

Edwards’ testers complete Joint Strike Missile test program

The next step is for the Norwegians to integrate the Joint Strike Missile on to the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and then on to further...