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X-37B RETURNS HOME AFTER 469 DAYS IN ORBIT: SO WHAT WAS IT DOING UP THERE FOR OVER A YEAR?

After a ton of emails requesting a post on this topic and subsequent deep analysis featuring large applications of deductive reasoning and a splash of creativity I have come up with absolutely no definitive answer as what the X-37B has … Read the rest of this entry

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NEWS ROUNDUP!: JUNE 5th, 2012

EXCLUSIVE: UPDATE ON NAVAIR’S F-5N WING CRACKING ISSUE Original post: http://aviationintel.com/2012/06/03/exclusive-navairs-f-5n-fleet-grounded-due-to-extensive-wing-cracking/ Apparently the F-5N’s wing cracking issue which resulted in an immediate stand-down of what is the backbone of the USN and USMC aggressor force is caused by cracked LAU-7 … Read the rest of this entry

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IRAN SAYS IT WILL DISPLAY MORE US & ISRAELI DRONES

http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4161932,00.html In what may be one of the most grim and serious aviation open houses of all time, the Iranians are now saying they are going to put more drones on display of US and Israeli origin that it has shot down … Read the rest of this entry

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US ADMITS RQ-170 SENTINEL WAS FLYING DEEP RECONNAISSANCE INSIDE OF IRAN TO MONITOR NUCLEAR SITES

Apparently the DoD had no idea the CIA was flying the doomed drone mission? I highly doubt that unless the CIA has direct control over this vehicle and it’s tasking. This prompts the question, are there two fleets of RQ-170 Sentinels, as in … Read the rest of this entry

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“Sentinel Down” Update & Commentary!

President Obama says that the US has asked Iran for the drone back. This is so ridiculous I don’t even want to address it, but it does at least validate that Iran has a US drone. The DoD has yet to say … Read the rest of this entry

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Did Iran’s Captured RQ-170 Sentinel Take A Swim?

I received a simple comment questioning why there was all that water was on the gym floor surrounding the Sentinel in the pictures and video we have all seen (take a look at the arrows in the photos to your left)? Well at first thought … Read the rest of this entry

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More Photo Evidence Is Found Confirming The Authenticity Of Iran’s RQ-170 Sentinel Claim

PLEASE READ THE ORIGINAL POST FIRST: http://aviationintel.com/?p=4322 There are THREE MORE pieces of comparative photographic evidence that I would like to present to my readers that should help put the validity question surrounding Iran’s bat-winged trophy almost totally to rest. This evidence is unbelievably … Read the rest of this entry

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IN-DEPTH PHOTO ANALYSIS OF THE SUPPOSED RQ-170 SENTINEL DRONE IN IRANIAN HANDS

RECENT UPDATE TIED DIRECTLY TO THIS POST, PLEASE READ AFTER YOU READ THIS PIECE FOR FURTHER PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE AND CONTEXT: http://aviationintel.com/?p=4476 We were first to post the story yesterday by almost an hour, thanks to some fantastic international patrons of aviationintel.com, and … Read the rest of this entry

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New Details Emerge About The Doomed RQ-170 Sentinel Drone That Crashed Within Iranian Airspace

It seems to be a widely settled fact that an RQ-170 Sentinel was lost in Iranian airspace. Iran is claiming now that they hacked into the RQ-170′s navigational system and basically hijacked it from it’s American operators. This has about 1/4 of 1% … Read the rest of this entry

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RQ-170 SENTINEL DRONE SHOT DOWN OVER IRAN?

*UPDATES AND LINKS TO ALL OF MY LATEST COMMENTARY ON THE TOPIC POSTED AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE. PLEASE READ THROUGH IN ORDER. The RQ-170 Sentinel may have recently fulfilled one of it’s most important design objectives: to be lost over enemy or semi-friendly territory without giving up … Read the rest of this entry

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