stealth fighter

Sukhoi officially Unveils the Checkmate, allegedly codenamed “Screamer” by US Intelligence

Sukhoi officially Unveils the Checkmate, allegedly codenamed “Screamer” by US Intelligence

The new aircraft is likely to be touted as a rival to the US F-35 stealth fighter, hence its name… Read More

3 years ago

Meet the ‘Checkmate’, the new Sukhoi lightweight stealth fighter that Russia aims to sell to Argentina, India, Vietnam, and the UAE

Ahead of the MAKS Moscow Airshow set to run on Jul. 20-25, 2021, Russia teased the existence of “The Checkmate’,… Read More

3 years ago

Here’s what would happen if you had a chance to steal an F-22 Raptor Stealth Fighter

Given the Raptor’s unique capabilities what would happen if you had to steal an F-22 and manage to take off… Read More

3 years ago

How China’s copycat culture led to the development of the Shenyang J-31, the Chinese F-35

An industry in which Chinese cloning has excelled to a disconcerting degree is the manufacture of weapon systems. Apr. 21,… Read More

3 years ago

UAE signs deal to purchase 50 F-35 stealth fighters an hour before President Biden took office

The UAE government also signed a separate agreement to buy up to 18 drones, the second-largest sale of US drones… Read More

3 years ago

PLAAF J-20 pilot allegedly scored 17:0 in training exercise

The PLAAF announced in 2019 that the 9th Air Brigade assigned to the 3rd Air Division had become the first… Read More

3 years ago

Did you know the Su-57 Felon is the only Fighter Jet Equipped with DIRCM?

An interesting feature of the Su-57 that no other fighter jet has is the 101KS-O DIRCM (Directed Infrared Counter Measures).… Read More

4 years ago

Here’s why the F-22 Uses Rectangular Exhaust Nozzles (and F-35, Su-57 and Chinese Stealth Fighters don’t)

The F-35 still has reasonable rear hemisphere stealth, but it cannot come close to the F-22 in that regard. The… Read More

4 years ago

Russian Su-57 Felon Stealth Fighter Crashes during Testing, Pilot Ejects Safely

First Sukhoi Su-57 Felon Crash. A Sukhoi Su-57 Felon fifth-generation fighter crashed during a routine factory test flight in Taiga… Read More

4 years ago

Su-57 Frazor Stealth Fighters deployed to Syria again… To Attract New Foreign Buyers

Currently the only real-war missions are (low-level) air-to-ground attack sorties in the remaining terrorist area of Idlib for which the… Read More

5 years ago

The F-117 Stealth Fighter and the ‘Nuclear’ Explosions during Operation Desert Storm

On several missions F-117 pilots saw spectacular explosions in the distance, with some being so impressive that they resembled a… Read More

5 years ago

F-22 Raptor with Crumbled Radar-Absorbing Coating Spotted over Syria

“Eroded” Radar-Absorbing Coating on the F-22’s nose has been spotted during aerial refuelling over an “undisclosed location.” Several eagle-eyed Twitter… Read More

5 years ago

“F-35A pilot was disoriented when his aircraft crashed in the water at more than 683 mph on Apr. 9,” JASDF says

The JASDF F-35A pilot, who had only 60 hours flying time in the F-35, gave no indication he was in… Read More

5 years ago

Russia’s Ministry of Defense says Su-57 not redeployed back to Syria

Google maps satellite photos showing the Su-57 in Syria were taken back in 2018 when the fighter first arrived there.… Read More

5 years ago

“Four ‘retired’ F-117 Stealth Fighters were secretly deployed to the Middle East and conducted air strikes in Syria and Iraq in 2017,” Scramble Magazine Says

One of the deployed F-117 Stealth Aircraft was involved in an in-flight emergency and landed far away from its temporary… Read More

5 years ago

First J-20 Mighty Dragon stealth fighters delivered to PLAAF front-line unit

9th Brigade at Wuhu has received its first two to four J-20 fighter aircraft Exactly eight years and one day… Read More

5 years ago

Interesting footage shows the Su-57 Operating in Syria

According to Sukhoi, the Su-57's radar cross section RCS is reduced to an average figure of 0.3-0.4m2 compared to 15m2 for… Read More

5 years ago