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MiG-29 Test-flown from Indian Aircraft Carrier

MiG-29 Test-flown from Indian Aircraft Carrier

JSC Russian Aircraft Corporation MiG (part of the United Aircraft Corporation) performs flights of the MiG-29K/KUB shipborne fighters from the Vikramaditya aircraft carrier, which is on trials in the Barents Sea. The first landing on an aircraft carrier on July […]


Over 2,500 Sukhoi Fighters Exported World-wide

Over 2,500 Sukhoi Fighters Exported World-wide

Su-family combat aircraft have been exported since 1964. More than 2,500 Su-7, Su-17, Su-20, Su-22, Su-24, Su-25, Su-27, Su-30 aircraft and their modifications were delivered to the Air Force of more than 30 countries for all these years. The aircraft […]


Air Force Still Not Opening Up About F-22 Safety Problems

Air Force Still Not Opening Up About F-22 Safety Problems

After years of looking into the F-22’s pilot disorientation problems—alleged to be just “oxygen” problems—the Air Force has announced that it has everything under control. According to some defense experts, however, the Air Force still has a long way to […]


Sukhoi Tests New Radar Array for 5th-Generation Fighter

Sukhoi Tests New Radar Array for 5th-Generation Fighter

Russia’s Sukhoi aircraft maker has started tests of a new onboard radar system for its 5th generation T-50 fighter jet, the company said on Wednesday. The new X-band active phased array radar has been installed on the third prototype of […]


Sukhoi Continues Tests of Su-35 Fighter Jet

Sukhoi Continues Tests of Su-35 Fighter Jet

Russia’s Sukhoi aircraft company is carrying out state acceptance trials of its Su-35 advanced fighter jet at the Russian Air Force’s flight test center, the company said on Wednesday. The aircraft has already undertaken more than 650 flights as part […]


South Korea Selects BAE Systems to Perform F-16 Avionics Upgrades

South Korea Selects BAE Systems to Perform F-16 Avionics Upgrades

The Republic of Korea has selected BAE Systems to upgrade the avionics and electronic systems for its fleet of F-16 aircraft. The Korean Government will deliver a Letter of Request (LOR) for BAE Systems’ U.S.-based Support Solutions business to be […]


Syria warplanes pound Aleppo as ground assault looms

Syria warplanes pound Aleppo as ground assault looms

Syrian regime warplanes pounded rebel positions in second city Aleppo on Sunday ahead of a threatened ground assault by more than 20,000 troops assembled around the commercial capital. Iran appealed for help from governments with ties to the Syrian opposition […]


Air Force assures F-22 readiness following extensive testing

Air Force assures F-22 readiness following extensive testing

Following months of life support systems components testing in the F-22 Raptor, officials have “determined with confidence” the source of previously unexplained physiological incidents, the director of operations for the Air Force’s Air Combat Command said July 31 at a […]


F-22 Raptors Deploy To Kadena

F-22 Raptors Deploy To Kadena

F-22A Raptors from the 1st Fighter Wing, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., deployed to Kadena Air Base, Japan, and arrived July 28 local time. Pacific Air Forces Theater Security Package deployments to the Asia-Pacific region signify a continued commitment to regional […]


 
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