Category: Military

VIDEO – SUKHOI TEST PILOT PUSHES RUSSIA’S SU-57 FIFTH GEN FIGHTER JET TO THE LIMIT AT MAKS 2019

Su-57 impressive demo with a lot of vapor at MAKS 2019 II - Photo: Jerry Taha

ZHUKOVSKY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, RUSSIA – The 2019 edition of the MAKS International Aviation and Space Salon was again one to remember! Awesome demos with great pilots showing their amazing skills in older 4th Gen fighter jets, but also in the latest 5th Gen fighter jet: the high tech Sukhoi Su-57 with its stealth capabilities like

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VIDEO- THE F-35: MISSION READY, INTEROPERABLE AND COMBAT-PROVEN

The F-35 is combat ready - Image: © Lockheed Martin

BETHESDA, MARYLAND – The U.S. Air Force F-35A, U.S. Marine Corps F-35B and U.S. Navy F-35C is combat ready. It’s Lockheed Martin’s mission to keep U.S. men and women in uniform mission ready. Watch this awesome video, Lockheed Martin – manufacturer of the F-35 Lightning II – released earlier this week. The Lockheed Martin F-35

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THE THUNDERBIRDS AND RED ARROWS FLY OVER THE HUDSON RIVER IN NEW YORK CITY

Thunderbirds fly over New York City

NEW YORK CITY – The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the Royal Air Force Red Arrows conducted a rare flyover today over the Hudson River in New York City, together with the USAF F-35 Demo Team and the USAF F-22 Raptor Demo Team. 15 jets trailing red, white and blue smoke and 4 Fifth Gen.

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TURKEY IS CONSIDERING RUSSIAN ALTERNATIVE TO F-35

USAF F-35

ANKARA – Turkey has shown an interest in Russian Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets, as an alternative to the American F-35, the Turkish pro-government newspaper Yeni Şafak reports. Last month, Turkey was expelled from the F-35 project by America. The purchase of Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missiles by Turkey led to the expulsion from the F-35 program.

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RUSSIAN SU-27 CHASED AWAY SPANISH F-18 FROM RUSSIAN DEFENSE MINISTER’S PLANE

Spanish F-18 fighter chased away by Russian Su-27

BALTIC SEA – Last week on August 13, a Russian Air Force Su-27 fighter jet – escorting the Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu – ‘chased away’ a Spanish Air Force EF-18 with a pretty dangerous maneuver, by banking close towards the EF-18. According to Russian state-run media, the Spanish fighter jet came too close to

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THE FORMER JAPANESE ‘AIR FORCE ONE’ IS UP FOR SALE

JASDF Air Force One at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol © JERRY TAHA

LOS ANGELES – Anyone who has always dreamed of owning their own luxury Boeing 747; this is your chance to buy one of Japan’s two former government aircraft. It’s for sale now for 28 million dollars (about 25 million euros). A company in California is selling this beautiful Queen of the Skies. Japanese Prime Minister

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VIDEO – BLUE ANGELS VISIT BOEING IN ST. LOUIS

Blue Angels visit Boeing in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI – The Blue Angels were flying high as they stopped to greet employees at Boeing St. Louis. Hear from the pilots about what it means to visit the home of the F/A-18s used by the squadron. ☆☆☆ (Image: from Boeing video) FLYHIGH.NEWSEveryday the best aviation news, videos & more!   ☆☆☆ ©

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