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Amazing. After over a decade of incredibly efficient and deadly warfare in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as successfully and economically training future Army helicopter pilots for decades, the OH-58 Kiowa may be put to rest… For good. Replacing or … Read the rest of this entry
This baby came to Portland for a couple weeks about five years ago during a massive FEMA exercise that featured a scenario of a dirty bomb going on in the Willamette Valley. It’s pretty awesome to watch these slick looking … Read the rest of this entry
Who knew that of all countries France had their own flag waving recruitment commercial on steroids meets action adventure flick just like how the US has Act Of Valor? In fact it looks like the French even beat the US … Read the rest of this entry
http://youtu.be/4dxLg98nQyE Aviationintel’s good friend and fellow aviation blogger David Cecniotti has done a fantastic job highlighting what little information is available when it comes to the use of air power in the ongoing Syrian civil war. The two videos above … Read the rest of this entry
The potential applications for such a system are truly exciting, especially in the Special Operations area… *PROGRAMMING NOTE: Benghazi update coming this weekend, be sure to check back Avitionintelers!
24 well equipped UH-60/S-70C Blackhawks were bought by China from the US in the mid 1980’s with another on the books 100 as options. After the Tiananmen Square incident in 1989 the EU and US imposed an arms embargo on … Read the rest of this entry
If you read the links posted below in order you will get a clear picture of the current “enhanced” controversy surrounding the V-22 Osprey Program. One ex-general paints a picture of damning coverups, then a USAF engineer slams that general … Read the rest of this entry
This is some video, I saw it this morning posted over at David Cenciotti’s website TheAviationist.com, it is amazing how the helicopter just detonates after so many revolutions. Syria has about 100 transport helicopters, almost all of the Mi-8 “Hip” … Read the rest of this entry
Some of these clips are pretty intense compared to that video of the Mi-8 Hip buzzing a major roadway in Russia (posted in the previous post)!
http://youtu.be/jh-wSn1tSzc Maybe it’s time I pack up my photography gear and head over to Russia for a “road trip!” The reality is that flying low-level at high-speed, especially without a high-end navigational suite, can be challenging, so exercising old school … Read the rest of this entry
12/18/12 SEE UPDATE AFTER READING THE CONTENT BELOW!: http://aviationintel.com/2012/12/18/new-footage-and-info-emerges-regarding-stealth-black-hawk-helicopters-used-in-zero-dark-thirty/ David Cenciotti over at the TheAviationist.com has a great piece today on a picture that was randomly put up on the net … Read the rest of this entry