A very interesting and well-written article on why the Eurodrone is so important for Europe and the future of European military aviation.
Thank you, i just found this. It was once part of the Czech Air Force.
Yep it was the only flying one in the US. Put on a great display at Oshkosh. Rumour has it that it may have eaten a bird or two, resulting in the flameout. The good news is that the crew banged out safely.Thank you, i just found this. It was once part of the Czech Air Force.
Thunder Over Michigan MiG-23 crash The privately owned Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23UB Flogger C with registration N23UB (former 8107 of the Czech Air Force, msn 1038107) was destroyed w...scramble.nl
Yes, last month in late August 2023, the first two Yak-130s for the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) have been delivered to Iran.Interesting, if unconfirmed report of Iran getting YAK-130s. Interesting in the sense that the only credible program in Iran was Kowsar.
The SU-35 news or lack of seem to suggest reports earlier in the year about the acqusition seem credible.
Dawned on me that I have a subscription to Reuters, so others might not get the same access to their articles as me.It will be interesting to see if they focus strictly on their own designs or also look at licensed production of existing systems in an effort to expand production rates
Ukraine's Antonov is expanding in drone making, a presentation by the country's umbrella defence group seen by Reuters shows, as it diversifies its core cargo plane business in response to Russia's invasion.www.reuters.com
Big win for Embraer, good on them! The Herc is great but many AFs really need to give this aircraft a hard look IMHO.Austria has announced the selection of the C-390 to replace their small (3) C-130K fleet.
Austria is looking to procure 4 C-390 and are in discussions with the Netherlands, which has previously stated an intent to acquire the aircraft, on a possible joint order
Other reporting has stated that Austria hopes to finalize a contract sometime in 2024.
Austria on Wednesday selected Embraer's C-390 Millenium military cargo aircraft to replace its airlifter fleet, as the Brazilian planemaker is wrapping up talks to further beef up its defense order backlog, an executive told Reuters.www.reuters.com