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Turkish F-16 shows off Syrian Mig-23 kill mark

Another interesting kill mark has appeared on a Turkish Air Force F-16. Along with the F-16C that downed a Syrian Mi-17 Hip helicopter back in 2013, another interesting plane can be found at Konya airbase,...

Syrian Mi-17 kill mark appears on Turkish F-16C during NATO Tiger Meet

A Turkish Air Force F-16C attending the Nato Tiger Meet in Konya, sports the kill marking “earned” after shooting down a Syrian Mi-17. On Sept. 16, 2013, a Syrian Arab Air Force Mi-17 Hip helicopter...

No civilian casualties in MiG 27 crash in West Bengal: IAF

The Indian Air Force today said there was no civilian casualties in the MiG 27 crash that took place last evening in West Bengal. The aircraft had taken off from Hasimara station at 20:24 hours...

Turkish T-129 ATAK helicopters join anti-terror operation

The Turkish General Staff announced it has begun using the first domestically made Turkish attack helicopters in a counter-terrorism operation for the very first time. Two ATAK helicopters flew on April 25 to the southeastern...

Bulgaria may sign deal with Russian firm on repairs to two MiG-29

Having said earlier that Bulgaria would not extend a costly contract with a Russian firm to maintain the country’s ageing fleet of MiG fighter aircraft, Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev said that Bulgaria could sign...

U.S. Air Force A-10 attack planes have arrived in Estonia

At least four U.S. Air Force A-10s of the 354th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, have arrived at Ämari Air Base, Estonia, on Apr. 30. The aircraft belong to the first Air Force Theater Security Package deployed...
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VIDEO : Russia Fighter 6th Generation Stealth Fighter Concept

5th Generation program is struggling for lack of funding and Russian come up with imaginary 6th Generation aircraft

Boeing seeks patent on a helicopter-airplane — with the airplane part detachable and flyable

Boeing seeks patent on a helicopter-airplane — with the airplane part detachable and flyable A compound rotorcraft including a rotary wing aircraft having a fuselage and at least one rotor and a fixed-wing aircraft coupled...