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Boeing’s roots in Washington are legendary. With this in mind they painted up their flagship product, the 747-800F, with a giant 12 on the tail (for “12th man”) and GO HAWKS on the side to celebrate their local team making it … Read the rest of this entry
Another sign of the times. The Red Dragon rises while Uncle Sam feeds his shopping addiction and applies for more credit cards. Sad.
Axalp 2012 RAW Footage Preview, Switzerland from Yannick Barthe on Vimeo. Dassault Rafale Solo Display 36th International Sanicole Airshow 2012 from Yannick Barthe on Vimeo. Deasy : portrait of a solo display pilot from Yannick Barthe on Vimeo.
Captain Scott Kelly, a two-time Shuttle flyer who has already had an International Space Station expedition under his belt, will be going where no American has gone before, a year in space. This is a huge stepping stone for deep … Read the rest of this entry
The Elta ELL-8222 self protection jamming pod, currently flying with multiple air forces around the world, including the USAF’s 65th Aggressor Squadron located at Nellis AFB, Nevada, is a bolt-on, highly potent weapon system. Pilots have told me that these … Read the rest of this entry
It looks as if the F-60, aka the J-21, aka the “Flatbed Fighter,” China’s lower-end answer to the … Read the rest of this entry
ATAC LOSES ANOTHER… I have to be honest here, I really hate writing anything having to do with the loss of an aircrew, but having done two of these with the Airborne Tactical Advantage Company in the headline within the … Read the rest of this entry
I have been following ECA Program’s progress, or seemingly lack thereof, for some time now. A couple of years ago it was said that the company was close to working out a deal with Iceland to base a substantially large … Read the rest of this entry
Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal truly has money to burn, and in this case he likes to do so in the massive motors of his 747-400 as he jets around the world. His 747, one of the many luxury liners … Read the rest of this entry
The B-58 Hustler is one of my favorite jets of all time. It just SCREAMS 1950’s go fast super tech! “Plane Simple” Documentary On This Beast:
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…?
There is video in this article as well. Direct from the DoD’s head executive, the drone went down and he seems also confused as to what brought it down, at least that is what is stated in the video. Further, Panetta makes … Read the rest of this entry
RQ-170 “SENTINEL DOWN” CLUES?: USAF’S SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD’S STUNNING REPORT ABOUT THE VULNERABILITY OF UAV’S
This is really some timing, http://jeffreycarr.blogspot.com/ has a recent full report from the USAF Scientific Advisory Board that details major vulnerabilities of current USAF unmanned aerial vehicle operations. I have not read the piece yet but the site has done a nice summary of some … Read the rest of this entry