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Russian strategic bomber exploded during takeoff

Strategic bomber Tupolev Tu-95 skidded off the runway at the air base, "Ukrainka" in the Amur region Seryshevo area and caught fire and exploded. As a result of the fire, according to the source...

Military helicopter damages building during urban training in Port Huron

A military helicopter dropping off soldiers as part of an urban military training exercise has damaged an awning and bricks on a building in downtown Port Huron. The Times Herald of Port Huron reports (http://bwne.ws/1QhpqFR...

Three Pakistan Air Force JF-17s to participate in Paris Air Show 2015

A three-ship formation of JF-17 Thunders along with a PAF contingent comprising pilots and technicians are set to participate in the upcoming Paris Air Show 2015.The contingent departed for Paris on Sunday. The 51st...

Boeing P-8 Poseidon that arrived to Germany

Members of the U.S. Navy de-board a Boeing P-8 Poseidon that arrived on the flightline of Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, June 5, 2015. The aircraft, which departed from Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Fla., is...

Photo of the Russian damaged Su-34 fighter bomber

A Russian Air force Su-34 fighter bomber was badly damaged when its brake parachute failed during landing at Buturlinovka airfield in Voronezh on Jun. 4. The aircraft is said to have skidded off the runway...

Ukrainian AN-178 will take part at the Paris Air Show Le Bourge

New Ukrainian transport aircraft AN-178 will take part at the Paris Air Show Le Bourge. AN-178 – medium transport aircraft carrying capacity of 15-18 tons. His speed – 825 km / h, capacity –...

U.S. helicopter shot while patrolling Mexican border

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection helicopter was hit by gunfire near the Mexican border Friday evening, according to Laredo police. The helicopter landed in an industrial park on the city's northwest side and no...

Photo of Air Force One

Air Force One is the official air traffic control call sign of a United States Air Force aircraft carrying the President of the United States. In common parlance the term refers to those Air...