supercruise

The story of the SR-71(Bx), the supercruising strike aircraft version of the Blackbird armed with AGM-69A SRAM missiles into the chines

The story of the SR-71(Bx), the supercruising strike aircraft version of the Blackbird armed with AGM-69A SRAM missiles into the chines

In 1976 Ben Rich of the Lockheed Skunk Works delivered a paper that briefly described the `Bx', a straightforward modification… Read More

9 months ago

Dependence on Russian Aircraft Engines may soon Affect 40 Percent of People’s Liberation Army Air Force Fighters if Russia Can’t Provide Engines for them

If Russia must resupply its own military over the course of a protracted war, that competing demand for parts could… Read More

2 years ago

Su-57 stealth fighters to take part in Victory Parade for first time

"This year, the military parade will involve 73 crews of tactical, long-range, military transport and army aviation… Two Su-57 planes… Read More

6 years ago

USAF CELEBRATES FIRST FLIGHT OF F-22 RAPTOR FIFTH-GENERATION FIGHTER

The F-22 Raptor took off for the first time from Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Marietta, Georgia, on Sep. 7,… Read More

6 years ago

PAK FA DESIGNATED AS Su-57. AND WILL OUTPERFORM THE F-22 RAPTOR RUSSIAN STATE MEDIA SAYS.

Col. Gen. Viktor Bondarev called the Su-57 a “wonderful machine” and claimed that “every country probably wants planes such as… Read More

7 years ago

USAF DELIVERS SECRET REPORT ON RESTARTING F-22 RAPTOR PRODUCTION TO U.S. HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE

Congress voted in 2009 to stop purchasing the F-22 stealth fighters after just 187 were made, hundreds less than the… Read More

7 years ago

THE NORTHROP YF-23 BLACK WIDOW II: THE SUPER FIGHTER THAT USAF REJECTED IN FAVOR OF THE LESS STEALTH YF-22

Rumours persist that a classified strike variant of the YF-23 was developed to fulfil a role similar to that of… Read More

7 years ago

U.S. AIR FORCE F-22 RAPTOR STEALTH FIGHTERS TO GET NEW DIGITAL HEAD-UP DISPLAY

The upgrade removes the conventional cathode ray tube image source and introduces a more advanced digital display solution BAE Systems… Read More

7 years ago