Tag Archives: air to air

OSPREY DRAGS THE BASKET

                                The folks over at team Osprey are working on proving more roles for the V-22 and tanker is one of them. They are testing the … Read the rest of this entry

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EXERCISE WESTERN ZEPHYR: RAF TYPHOONS IN VIRGININA TO PLAY WITH RAPTORS

http://www.raf.mod.uk/news/archive/typhoons-blow-into-langley-29012013 Oh no! Prepare for a blizzard of idiotic and childish “expert” reporting about how the Typhoon was able to “swat the Raptor out of the sky” on a few totally ambiguous occasions. This type of thing is a huge … Read the rest of this entry

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JUST A REALLY COOL PICTURE: ATAC KFIRS OVER NAS OCEANA

              *A big thanks to Rob “Nuts” DeStasio for sending this over.

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LOWEST JET AERIAL REFUELING OF ALL TIME?

*A big thanks to Paul Carter for emailing this over! Also- Sorry it has been a little slow around here the last couple of weeks, working on some great stuff, stay tuned!  

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JUST A REALLY COOL PICTURE: INVERTED AERIAL REFUELING!

You have to hand it to the Kiwis, they flew the hell out of their Skyhawks back in the day. Eight of which will be coming to the US as the cornerstone of Draken International’s blooming commerical adversary force. Read … Read the rest of this entry

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UPDATE: THE F-22 COMMUNITY SHOULD STAND UP FOR THEMSELVES AND COUNTER LUFTWAFFE BOASTING AND SUPERFICIAL DEFENSE REPORTING

I very recently addressed the childish buzz in defense circles about the F-22 being “shot down” a handful of times by Luftwaffe Eurofighters during recent multi-national air combat training exercise in Alaska. Sadly these hyped up and superficial reports, that … Read the rest of this entry

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IN RESPONSE TO REPORTS OF SIMULATED F-22 RAPTOR KILLS BY GERMAN EUROFIGHTERS

I have received a ton of email asking me to comment on the reports that the German Eurofighters sacked numerous F-22s during recent dissimilar air combat training (DACT) and Red Flag Alaska exercises. Both the EF2000 and the F-22 are … Read the rest of this entry

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DRAKENS!!!

The Swedish Dragon was one of the most elegant looking fighters of all time…

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THE GIANT A400M PLUGS INTO “THE BASKET” AND SIPS GAS

Its amazing that such a large aircraft can effectively use a drogue and probe refueling system…

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HEAVIES NEED LOVE TOO!

Fantastic must watch series of videos here showcasing the USAF’s majestic and humble beasts… *A huge thanks to Adam Wright for shooting me a heads up about these!

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THE FRENCH MAKE BEAUTIFUL FIGHTERS AND VIDEOS!

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THOUGHTS ON THE F-22 RAPTOR & F-15 GOLDEN EAGLE AIR DOMINANCE TEAM

Since only 187 examples of the F-22 had been procured by the Bush and Obama administrations the USAF had to look toward its own tired ranks for bolstering of America’s air superiority capabilities. This led to the F-15 “Golden Eagle” … Read the rest of this entry

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JUST A REALLY COOL PICTURE…

I have gotten some email from friends and readers alike about how they like the pictures I use in posts and questioning why I don’t post more picture related content as I am a photographer. I want Aviationintel to make … Read the rest of this entry

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BIG GIRLS NEED GAS TOO…

Some amazing videos of some HUGE military aircraft sucking down lots of gas in MID-AIR! The force is STRONG with the E-4B!: And finally my favorite, yes the McGuire C-32Bs can take gas in mid air! Now what about those mysterious Comco birds…?

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ONE OF THE BEST FIGHTER VIDEOS ON THE NET

The ultimate sales brochure for the Mirage 2000! http://youtu.be/nDppZFCHo3E?hd=1

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