attack aircraft

Here are some cool night photos of the venerable Blackburn Buccaneer strike aircraft

Here are some cool night photos of the venerable Blackburn Buccaneer strike aircraft

The cool photos in this post were taken at the former RAF Kemble base (now known as the Cotswold airport)… Read More

1 year ago

USAF is Subtracting A-10 from ‘4+1’ Fighter Plan given that all Warthogs will be retired by 2029

USAF Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown Jr. said on Mar. 7, 2023 the service would likely retire all its… Read More

1 year ago

The USAF is looking for ‘suppliers with experience and capabilities’ to keep the F-117 Nighthawk flying until 2034

According to a Request For Information published on Oct. 3, 2022, the Air Force Test Center is looking for ‘potential… Read More

1 year ago

US Naval Aviator explains why even though the A-4 was agile enough to serve as adversary aircraft with the US Navy, the Skyhawk was not a great fighter

‘Yes, the A-4 Skyhawk was agile. However, it takes more than agility to make a good fighter,’ John Chesire, former… Read More

1 year ago

Former US Naval Aviator explains why the A-4 Skyhawk was the most fun aircraft he ever flew

‘With the A-4 you don’t actually fly it as you wear it. It quickly and responsively becomes an extended part… Read More

2 years ago

Rafael unveiled the Ice Breaker 5th generation long-range, autonomous precision-guided cruise missile.

The Ice Breaker is a 5th generation long-range, autonomous precision-guided missile system, enabling significant attack performance against a variety of… Read More

2 years ago

The Oil Tankers and Merchant Ships hit by the Iraqi Air Force Super Étendard attack aircraft during the Tanker War with Iran

The Super Étendard was used by Iraqi Air Force to attack oil tankers and merchant shipping in the Persian Gulf… Read More

2 years ago

The story of the Su-25 formation that simulated a single transport aircraft and performed a daring strike against Mujahedeen in Pakistan during the Soviet war in Afghanistan

This daring strike, in November 1986, was mounted at dawn so that the Su-25 pilots would have sufficient visibility to… Read More

2 years ago

Pilot error behind last September A-10C collision

The A-10C aircrews failed to adhere to established altitude and deconfliction procedures The U.S. Air Force (USAF) has recently determined… Read More

6 years ago

VIDEO SHOWS RUSSIAN SU-25 FROGFOOT ATTACK AIRCRAFT BEING SHOT DOWN BY SYRIAN REBELS 

Although the Su-25 pilot survived the crash he was killed in a ground fight, Moscow said A Russian Sukhoi Su-25… Read More

6 years ago

ARGENTINA SIGNS CONTRACT FOR 5 SUPER ÉTENDARD ATTACK AIRCRAFT WITH FRANCE

Argentina was in talks since last May with France to buy refurbished Super Étendard attack aircraft and let the Argentine Air… Read More

6 years ago

INDIAN AIR FORCE JAGUAR EQUIPPED WITH AESA RADAR PERFORMS FIRST FLIGHT

The AESA radar has been procured from ELTA and will enable Indian Air Force Jaguar attack aircraft to track multiple… Read More

7 years ago

“MULTIPLE RUSSIAN MILITARY AIRCRAFT RECENTLY BUZZED U.S. NAVY DESTROYER USS PORTER,” THE PENTAGON SAYS

The lone Su-24 came within 200 yards of USS Porter at an altitude of 300 feet As reported by Reuters, the… Read More

7 years ago