Mirage 2000

The Minerve (i.e. a sort of ‘tricolor B-58 Hustler’) and the French bombers that never were

The Minerve (i.e. a sort of ‘tricolor B-58 Hustler’) and the French bombers that never were

The French bombers that never were: the Mirage IVB and the Minerve In 1957, when the Mirage IVA programme had… Read More

2 weeks ago

Greek Tomcats: The Saga of the F-14 fighter jets that Greece Never Ordered

The Sunday Times claimed in July 1984 that the US Government had decided to suspend the shipment of a consignment… Read More

2 years ago

Watch Algerian MiG-25 Foxbats taking part in Joint Air Defense Exercise with NATO Fighters

From time to time, Algerian Foxbats participate in joint exercises with NATO-members. Brought to my attention by Kheiro Hussein, a reader of The… Read More

5 years ago

Brazil sells its Mirage 2000s to French company that will use them as Contracted Aggressors

The Brazilian Air Force finally managed to sell nine Mirage 2000s that were withdrawn from service in 2013. Brazil found… Read More

5 years ago

“Our jets used clouds to hide from Pakistani Radar during Balakot airstrikes,” Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said

Divya Spandana, social media director for India's main opposition party, the Congress Party, mocked Modi, tweeting that the ability to use radar… Read More

5 years ago

IAF MiG-21s Vs PAF F-16s – The Dogfight Details Revealed for the First Time

Having secured a hugely advantageous position, Wing Commander Abhinandan Vartaman of the Indian Air Force successfully fired his Russian short-range… Read More

5 years ago

IAF claims to have Shoot Down PAF F-16 after Pakistan says that has Shot Down two Indian Fighter Jets

On Feb. 27, 2019 Pakistan claimed that Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has shot down two Indian fighter jets that crossed… Read More

5 years ago

After IAF Mirage 2000 cross-border airstrikes, Pakistan hints at nuking India

"I said that we will surprise you. Wait for that surprise. I said that our response will be different. Now… Read More

5 years ago

Dassault will deliver first Rafale to India in September 2019

All 36 Rafale aircraft will be delivered by April 2022 India will take delivery of the Dassault Rafale fighter starting from… Read More

6 years ago

Two injured after inert bomb falls off from Mirage 2000D

A witness said the noise from the impact was louder than the noise of the Mirage 2000D fighter bombers flying… Read More

6 years ago

Hellenic Air Force pilot killed in Mirage 2000-5 crash occurred after mock dogfight with Turkish fighters

Hellenic Air Force fighters CAPs have intensified in recent weeks amid a spike in tensions between Greece and Turkey and… Read More

6 years ago

WILL TAIWAN BUY F-15 OR F/A-18 FIGHTERS TO BOOST ITS DEFENSE CAPABILITIES?

Although it is possible that the Lockheed Martin F-35 could be sold to Taiwan, the island might not be able to afford… Read More

6 years ago

WATCH INDIAN AIR FORCE C-130J CARGO AIRCRAFT OPERATING FROM A ROAD RUNWAY FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME

This has been not only the first time that a C-130J lands on Agra-Lucknow Expressway, but also the first time… Read More

7 years ago

FRENCH AIR FORCE MIRAGE 2000N FIGHTER BOMBER CRASHES IN CHAD

The Mirage 2000N crashed into the airport wall next to the Ministry of Public Works. The crew members were able… Read More

7 years ago

AFTER HAVING PURCHASED RAFALE AND F-15QA COMBAT PLANES, QATAR BUYS 24 EUROFIGHTER TYPHOONS

Qatar’s Letter Of Intent for Eurofighter Typhoons comes three months after the Gulf state signed a deal with the U.S.… Read More

7 years ago

BRITISH, FRENCH AND SPANISH FIGHTERS SCRAMBLED TO INTERCEPT TWO RUSSIAN Tu-160 BLACKJACK STRATEGIC BOMBERS FLYING IN THE UK’s AREA OF INTEREST

Even though the Russian aircraft did not violate British territorial airspace, the RAF fighters were scrambled to monitor the Blackjacks… Read More

7 years ago