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JUST A REALLY COOL PICTURE: MARINE RETRO MERGE!

                        Check out this little time capsule of speed and heat! It looks like a Marine Hornet entering a close merge with an incredibly tight formation of dissimilar aggressors, in … Read the rest of this entry

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ATAC BRINGS THE HEAT: PREMIER PRIVATE AGGRESSORS NOW FLYING WITH THE AIM-9 SIDEWINDER

The Airborne Tactical Advantage Company, otherwise known as ATAC, has made another large leap in the commercial adversary support marketplace with the addition of the captive training AIM-9M Sidewinder to their fleet’s quiver. In the past, ATAC pilots would only be able to … Read the rest of this entry

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ISRAEL DEVELOPING A STEALTH UCAV?

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/israel-working-on-low-observable-uav-379564/ I have talked about this before as it seems absolutely logical that Israel would work towards developing a low-observable UCAV to help ease its long-range deep strike and surveillance woes. In fact I think Israel has also developed other … Read the rest of this entry

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SEIZING THE OPPORTUNITY: GAZA CEASE FIRE REACHED, TIME FOR A FULL SCALE DIPLOMATIC ASSAULT ON MAKING IT LAST AND THEN SOME

http://www.cnn.com/2012/11/21/world/meast/gaza-israel-strike/index.html?hpt=hp_t1 In what may become one of the best developments in the Middle East in the last few years, it looks as if (tentatively) that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Egypt’s Morsi Government, Hamas and Israel have reached a deal … Read the rest of this entry

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SOME THOUGHTS REGARDING ISRAELI RAID ON KHARTOUM WEAPONS FACTORY

I have read some posts around the web about Israel’s “daring,” yet almost totally void of US media coverage, raid on a Sudanese weapons manufacturing facility. The reality is that such a raid may have been a bit less daring … Read the rest of this entry

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ISRAEL CONDUCTS MAJOR SHOW OF FORCE OVER LEBANON AS NEW INFO BECOMES AVAILABLE ABOUT MYSTERIOUS DOWNED HELICOPTER DRONE

It appears that the mysterious drone shot down by the Israeli Air Force yesterday was in fact an unmanned surveillance helicopter that apparently interdicted deep into Israeli air space via the Mediterranean. Sources say that the helicopter was prowling around … Read the rest of this entry

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ISRAEL SWATS DRONE FROM THE SKY

This is a pretty interesting video. It is known that Hamas and Hezbollah have an assortment of drones, from radio controlled planes that are commercially available, to more complex systems supplied by Iran. This is nothing new, remember this drone … Read the rest of this entry

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ISRAELI STEALTH HELICOPTER TRANSPORTS & OTHER THOUGHTS

Over the last few months there has been some talk about the possibility that Israel is using the same low-observable modified H-60 Blackhawks used in to the now infamous raid on the Bin Laden compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan over a … Read the rest of this entry

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SMALL BUT CRUCIAL OPPORTUNITIES & OMINOUS SIGNS OF THINGS TO COME FOR US-IRANIAN RELATIONS

First off, news came today that the American flagged cargo ship Maersk Texas was rescued by Iranian naval combatants from a swarm of marauding pirates. This happened in the Gulf of Oman, a familiar hunting ground of pirates operating out … Read the rest of this entry

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NEWS ROUNDUP: April 19th, 2012!

F-35 MAKES A VERY LOW LEVEL BOMB DROP !                 Well maybe it was just into a concrete pit while it was hung above but none-the-less it did release a weapon! Oh and … Read the rest of this entry

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DID ISRAEL OBTAIN ACCESS TO AIRFIELDS IN AZERBAIJAN FOR A STRIKE ON IRAN?

Reports and denials are flourishing regarding allegations that Israel “bought” access to Azerbaijan airfields, a country that borders Iran to the north. Regardless of what officials on either side claim or refute, such a basing arrangement would make total sense … Read the rest of this entry

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HOW IS EACH IRON DOME INTERCEPTOR ROUND SO CHEAP?

After a some discussion in the comments section and a few emails from my uber-intelligent readers it seems we have come to a bit of a conundrum.  A single strap-on Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) GPS guided bomb kit, a … Read the rest of this entry

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NEWS ROUNDUP: MARCH 20th, 2012!

PERSONAL MESSAGE TO AVIATIONINTEL READERS: I’m back! Thank you for your patience while I was fulfilling some photo obligations around the US. Long days of shooting suck it out of you and I told myself from day one that if … Read the rest of this entry

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NEWS ROUNDUP MARCH 4th, 2012!

THE UK PREPARES FOR THE F-35C, YET MAY OPT FOR THE F-35B ONCE AGAIN The BBC takes us inside the UK’s F-35 simulator where RAF pilots and industry folks are becoming re-familiarized with “cat & trap” naval aviation. This simulator … Read the rest of this entry

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ISRAELI MILITARY AVIATION NEWS ROUNDUP!

ISRAEL’S ABILITY TO STRIKE IRAN Linked below is a good writeup about how Israel would attack Iran’s nuclear sites. It gives specific detail as to the aircraft and weaponeering that would be involved to accomplish the task. What is clear … Read the rest of this entry

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