Ukrainian Air Force

USAF KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft draws ‘sky penis’ near Syria’s Tartus — Russia’s naval facility in the Mediterranean

USAF KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft draws ‘sky penis’ near Syria’s Tartus — Russia’s naval facility in the Mediterranean

A USAF KC-135 Stratotanker aerial refueling plane crew pulled off a ballsy maneuver near Moscow’s base in Syria in the… Read More

1 year ago

US to donate six second-hand AH-1Z and two UH-1Y helicopters to Czech Republic

The transfer means the Czech Republic will have 10 AH-1Z Viper attack and 10 UH-1Y Venom utility helicopters. Washington will… Read More

2 years ago

‘Slovak Air Force MiG-29s have not been handed over to Ukraine, they will be retired at Slovak International Air Festival on August 27,’ Slovakia’s Minister of Defence says

Jaroslav Naď, Minister of Defence of the Slovak Republic, has denied the reports that Slovakia has already handed over MiG-29… Read More

2 years ago

Of Backfires and Kitchens: the importance of Integrated Air Defense Systems during Cold War, whose echoes resonate and literally explode in Ukraine today

The unusually ‘large’ air strike run by Tupolev Tu-22M-3 Backfires of the VKS via the airspace of Belarus on north-western… Read More

2 years ago

Slovakia secretly delivered four Mil Mi-17 Hips and one Mil Mi-2 Hoplite to Ukraine

The Minister of Defense of Slovakia, Jaroslav Naď, sais that the Mi-17 and Mi-2 helicopters are already "after safe delivery,"… Read More

2 years ago

F-16s not on the Table for Ukraine, discussion of transferring Soviet-era Fighters like the MiG-29s used by the Ukrainian Air Force all but Dead, NATO Says

When US Permanent Representative to NATO Ambassador Julianne Smith was asked whether the US or alliance members have discussed transfer… Read More

2 years ago

The failure of Air Power during the Russia-Ukraine War

After watching at least two dozen of videos released over the last few days — I remain unimpressed by the… Read More

2 years ago

Czech Republic has transferred Attack Helicopters (likely Mil Mi-24 Hinds) to Ukraine

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin did not identify the type of helicopter or the quantity. The Czech Air… Read More

2 years ago

The future of tourist fighter jet flying doesn’t look bright. But Well-Known MiGFlug company has projects that could improve things.

Fighter jet flights like those sold by MiGFlug will very likely become harder and more expensive to organize in the… Read More

2 years ago

The Danish Armed Forces are sending to Ukraine Harpoon long-range anti-ship missiles that can Take on Russian Ships in the Black Sea

The Danish military’s coastal anti-ship missile batteries field RGM-84L-4 Harpoon Block IIs that are capable of hitting ships at sea… Read More

2 years ago

Antonov Restores Operations of its remaining five AN-124 Cargo Aircraft from Leipzig, Germany, where the Company Relocated after the Russian invasion of Ukraine

The Antonov team plans to continue the operation of the remaining five AN-124 cargo aircraft from Leipzig where the company… Read More

2 years ago

Russian Tu-22M-3 Bombers are hitting Ukraine with Kh-22 (AS-4 Kitchen) 1960s missiles. But since they have a Circular Error Probable of 3 miles, they are missing their Targets.

Yesterday, a video surfaced purportedly shown the release of two Kh-22 (‘AS-4 Kitchen’) missiles from a Tu-22M-3 bomber. As widely… Read More

2 years ago

Bayraktar TB2-taken video features Ukrainian Su-27 nearly blowing up his wingman with a dumb bomb delivered against Russian garrison of Snake Island

Somebody has released the Bayraktar TB2-taken video featured in this post of two Ukrainian Su-27 fighter jets bombing the Russian… Read More

2 years ago

Russian Navy Admiral Makarov Frigate has reportedly been badly damaged by Ukrainian Neptune anti-ship missiles

Naval tracking sites reported that a Russian rescue ship (SPK-46150) was dispatched to the last location the Admiral Makarov spotted… Read More

2 years ago

Ukraine wants F-16 fighter jets, but “You just don’t throw somebody an F-16 and wish them good luck. That is not a recipe for success,” USAF officials say

“To effectively protect our territory, Ukraine requires at least one squadron of modern fighter jets, such as American-made F-16s or… Read More

2 years ago