Romanian Air Force

First European F-16 Training Center inaugurated in Romania. The hub will train Ukrainian Viper pilots too.

First European F-16 Training Center inaugurated in Romania. The hub will train Ukrainian Viper pilots too.

The first European F-16 Training Center The first European F-16 Training Center was inaugurated on Monday, Nov. 13, at the… Read More

4 months ago

Lockheed Martin to establish European F-16 Training Center in Romania to train Ukrainian Viper pilots (and F-16 drivers from other regional operators)

European F-16 Training Center Lockheed Martin and the governments of Romania and the Netherlands have announced a Letter of Intent… Read More

6 months ago

Romanian Air Force retires its MiG-21 LanceR fighter fleet

On May 15, 2023 the Romanian Air Force retired its fleet of MiG-21 fighter jets as the NATO member and… Read More

10 months ago

Norway sells 32 of its F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jets to NATO partner Romania

The Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency has signed a contract with Romania for the sale of 32 Norwegian F-16 Fighting Falcon… Read More

1 year ago

Romania had to ground its MiG-21 LanceR fleet earlier this year because the jets were supplied with low-quality jet fuel

Overtime, the fuel pumps of the MiG-21 LanceR jets began exhibiting symptoms and were unable to operate properly. Alert 5… Read More

1 year ago

Romanian Air Force MiG-21 Lancer that crashed on Mar. 2, 2022 Reportedly Mistakenly shot down by Ukrainian S-300PS SAM

It seems that the Romanian Air Force MiG-21 Lancer was mistakenly shot down by a Ukraine S-300SPS SAM. Do you… Read More

2 years ago

EU Won’t Donate MiG-29 Fulcrum Fighter Jets to Ukraine

According to a statement published on Facebook by Ukrainian Army representatives, Poland, Bulgaria and Slovakia would have provided over 70… Read More

2 years ago

Here’s the Ukrainian Air Force Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker that landed in Romania after having been intercepted by Romanian Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jets

The picture in this post was taken on Feb. 24, 2022 and features the Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker belonging to the… Read More

2 years ago

Ukrainian Air Force Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker lands in Romania after having been intercepted by Romanian Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon Fighter Jets

The aircraft was identified as a Sukhoi Su-27 belonging to the Ukrainian Air Force by the F-16s that escorted it… Read More

2 years ago

Romanian Air Force MiG-21 Lancer crashes during airshow, killing pilot

The MiG-21 Lancer was flown by Lieutenant-commander Florin Rotaru, 36 Taken on Jul. 7, 2018 the video in this post… Read More

6 years ago

ROMANIAN AIR FORCE F-16s COMPLETE THEIR FIRST-EVER KC-135 REFUELING MISSION

“I transitioned from MiG-21 Lancer to the mighty F-16 in 2014. Since then, I have discovered that every day equals… Read More

7 years ago