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New stealth bomber spotted in China

Satellite imagery shows that China has developed new stealth bomber. The new mystery Chinese bomber was spotted at a research facility in the city of Chengdu. The mystery Chinese aircraft similar to the Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit...

Taiwan develops new compact loitering guided weapon

The National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) of Taiwan has unveiled its new anti-radiation loitering munition system or anti-radiation missile at the Taipei Aerospace & Defense Technology Exhibition (TADTE 2017). The new loitering munition...

China’s J-15 carrier-based fighter aircraft lands safely after hitting birds

A navy pilot flying China's J-15 fighter jet successfully landed his plane after catching fire after being struck by a bird, China Central Television (CCTV) reported Wednesday. Yuan Wei, a People's Liberation Army navy pilot,...

Azerbaijan demonstrate for the first time it’s Hermes 900 capability

The State Border Service of Azerbaijan Republic for the first time displayed a number of new weapons and vehicles at tactical exercises in the Caspian Sea from 11 to 14 August. That was reported by az.azeridefence.com. The State Border...

DHC-6 Twin Otter of Peru Air Force makes emergency landing at Iquitos Airport

The DHC-6 Twin Otter Short Takeoff and Landing utility aircraft developed by de Havilland Canada made a forced landing at Iquitos Airport (IQT), Peru and suffered a runway excursion. There were no personal injuries. The DHC-6...

New H-6N strategic missile carrier spotted in China

The new Xian H-6N anti-ship ballistic missile (ASBM) carrier with a nose-mounted inflight refueling probe was spotted in China. The new H-6N aircraft is a special naval version of the H-6K strategic bomber. The H-6N can carry the special...

MAKO unmanned aerial drone system completes successful flight test series

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider recently completed a flight test series evaluating the next evolution of the UTAP-22 Mako Unmanned Aerial System that was first introduced and...

USA develops new stealth unmanned aircraft for aerial refueling tanker contest

The Northrop Grumman is developing a new type of unmanned carrier capable aircraft for a new aerial refuelling capability for the U.S. Navy’s upcoming unmanned aerial refueling tanker contest. A modified version of the Northrop...