Military Aviation

Russia Flying Bombers Near U.S. Shores

It wasn’t too long ago that we reported on suspicious Russian military flights around the United Kingdom.  Since then, these unusual sorties have grown in size.  Sergey Shoigu, Russias’s defense minister, says that the country will expand their…

J-31: China’s New Stealth Fighter

J-31: China’s New Stealth Fighter

Yesterday at the Zhuhai Air Show,  China’s new stealth fighter made its debut to the world.  The aircraft, called the J-31, is part of the country’s plan to enter the high-end international arms market. This public unveiling was designed…

NATO Raises Brow at Russian Jets

Great Britain did not think that the Russians bombers were simply getting an early start with their trick or treating.  So the RAF scrambled their Typhoons to intercept and track two Tu-95 Bear H bombers, which were flying…

The View From a B-24 Ball Turret

The View From a B-24 Ball Turret

Take a GoPro, put it on the end of a B-24 Liberator’s .50 caliber ball turret, and take the old bird for a spin.  The result is something like this incredible footage that mixes a modern fisheye view with…

F-35 Testing is Ahead of Schedule

The F-35 went through a series of test this past week in which Lockheed Martin is proud to announce that the F-35 testing is ahead of schedule, reports DODbuzz.com. The report includes a few interesting…

Israeli Will Display Top Technology in Paris

Israel looks to display two of its most exciting products, the Iron Dome short-range rocket defense system and the Trophy “Windjacket” active protection system for armored fighting vehicles. The Iron Dome system has already been…