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The UK and Japan to Work on a State-of-the-Art Sensor for Next-Generation Fighter Jets
The UK and Japan to Work on a State-of-the-Art Sensor for Next-Generation Fighter Jets

16 Feb 2022, 04:01 UTC / The UK and Japan will equip their next-generation connected fighter jets with the most advanced sensor for detecting lethal threats

 
Let Everyone Know You've Made It by Buying Your Own Douglas A-4C Skyhawk Fighter Jet
Let Everyone Know You've Made It by Buying Your Own Douglas A-4C Skyhawk Fighter Jet

12 Feb 2022, 13:54 UTC / You'll probably have to sell your house, car, and everything else to afford this fighter jet, so you shouldn't take a financial advice from us

 
Treat Yourself to a McDonnell Douglas TA-4J Skyhawk, It Costs Less Than a Chiron Pur Sport
Treat Yourself to a McDonnell Douglas TA-4J Skyhawk, It Costs Less Than a Chiron Pur Sport

8 Feb 2022, 15:49 UTC / The McDonnell Douglas TA-4J is a dedicated trainer version of the A-4F, meaning it comes with a downrated engine and no weapons systems

 
Audio Reveals What Fighter Pilots Talk About on Refueling Ops, And It’s Food, Mostly
Audio Reveals What Fighter Pilots Talk About on Refueling Ops, And It’s Food, Mostly

3 Feb 2022, 22:04 UTC / Video that recently surfaced online shows snippets of the conversations between fighter pilots and tanker crews during refueling ops

 
F-35 Fighter Jet Crash-Lands on USS Carl Vinson, Skids Off the Deck and Is Lost at Sea
F-35 Fighter Jet Crash-Lands on USS Carl Vinson, Skids Off the Deck and Is Lost at Sea

26 Jan 2022, 10:52 UTC / USS Carl Vinson had just started operations in the South China Sea when “a landing mishap” occurred. Seven people were injured and the aircraft has been lost

 
All-New F-16 Advanced Aggressor Fighter Aces Flight Test, Looks Ready to Play Rough
All-New F-16 Advanced Aggressor Fighter Aces Flight Test, Looks Ready to Play Rough

21 Jan 2022, 06:16 UTC / USAF's pilots will be able to train against the most advanced mock-enemy fighters ever, as the new groundbreaking Advanced Aggressor takes to the sky

 
Hungarian Gripen Fighters to Get More Powerful, Efficient With New Saab Upgrade
Hungarian Gripen Fighters to Get More Powerful, Efficient With New Saab Upgrade

14 Jan 2022, 17:11 UTC / The Hungarian fleet of Gripen fighters is getting upgraded with the latest version Mission System (MS) 20 Block 2 configuration

 
F-35B Fighter Jets Get Laser Shock Peening Treatment for More Strength and Reliability
F-35B Fighter Jets Get Laser Shock Peening Treatment for More Strength and Reliability

31 Dec 2021, 16:51 UTC / Recently, the U.S. Navy has completed the verification of the laser shock peening process that promises to strengthen the frame of F-35B fighters

 
Military Flight Simulator DCS World Teases What’s Coming in 2022 and Beyond
Military Flight Simulator DCS World Teases What’s Coming in 2022 and Beyond

28 Dec 2021, 04:02 UTC / Take a look at some of the aircraft and helicopters coming to the game next year, and a first glimpse at a new, unannounced map

 
UK and Japan Are Jointly Developing a Game-Changing Fighter Jet Engine
UK and Japan Are Jointly Developing a Game-Changing Fighter Jet Engine

22 Dec 2021, 22:52 UTC / The UK and Japan have recently announced plans to develop a next-generation fighter jet engine demonstrator, with some help from Rolls-Royce

 
Millionaire Buys Fighter Jet on Impulse, Spends More on Shipping
Millionaire Buys Fighter Jet on Impulse, Spends More on Shipping

18 Dec 2021, 11:53 UTC / Impulse buying is the worst, because you mostly get stuff you don’t need. Like this millionaire who bought a fighter jet.

 
First U.S. Air Force F-35A Fighter Jets Land at RAF Lakenheath
First U.S. Air Force F-35A Fighter Jets Land at RAF Lakenheath

17 Dec 2021, 17:22 UTC / After six years, the first U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft arrived at the Royal Air Force Lakenheath base on December 15th

 
Russia’s Next-Generation Heavy Strike Drone, the Stealthy Hunter, Breaks Cover
Russia’s Next-Generation Heavy Strike Drone, the Stealthy Hunter, Breaks Cover

15 Dec 2021, 05:59 UTC / The Russian fifth-generation fighter jets will be able to coordinate the attacks of four of these deadly new drones at the time time

 
Another Major Win for the F-35 Fighter Jet, Dassault Publicly Blames “American Preference”
Another Major Win for the F-35 Fighter Jet, Dassault Publicly Blames “American Preference”

13 Dec 2021, 05:51 UTC / Finland's Air Force will receive 64 F-35 fighter jets to replace its fleet, confirming its success once again, and the French Dassault is not happy about it.

 
F-35B Fighter Jet That Fell Off Carrier Ramp, Finally Retrieved From the Bottom of the Sea
F-35B Fighter Jet That Fell Off Carrier Ramp, Finally Retrieved From the Bottom of the Sea

8 Dec 2021, 12:28 UTC / The Ministry of Defense confirms the fighter jet has been rescued from the Mediterranean, while reports say on-board equipment is not compromised

 
Dassault Scores the Biggest International Contract in French Military Aeronautics History
Dassault Scores the Biggest International Contract in French Military Aeronautics History

6 Dec 2021, 06:37 UTC / Dassault Aviation signed a historic contract with the United Arab Emirates Air Force, for its powerful Rafale F4 multi-role fighter jet

 
Boeing Hit With Baffling Rejection by Canada for Its Future Fighter Jet Fleet
Boeing Hit With Baffling Rejection by Canada for Its Future Fighter Jet Fleet

3 Dec 2021, 09:50 UTC / The FA-18 Super Hornet was officially ditched from the competition for the future advanced fighter jet of the Royal Canadian Air Force

 
Leaked Video Shows F-35B Fighter Jet Dropping Off HMS Queen Elizabeth Launch Ramp, Sinking
Leaked Video Shows F-35B Fighter Jet Dropping Off HMS Queen Elizabeth Launch Ramp, Sinking

1 Dec 2021, 08:29 UTC / This is the first time the UK has lost one of its F-35 fighter jets, and the aircraft has not been retrieved yet. The leak is under investigation

 
After Decades of Service, It's Time for Australia's Aging Classic Hornets to Retire
After Decades of Service, It's Time for Australia's Aging Classic Hornets to Retire

29 Nov 2021, 12:03 UTC / The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has officially retired the remaining few active F/A-18A/B Classic Hornets during a ceremony at the RAAF Base Williamtown

 
RAF Voyager Refuels Qatar's Rafale Fighter Jets Mid-Air for the First Time
RAF Voyager Refuels Qatar's Rafale Fighter Jets Mid-Air for the First Time

22 Nov 2021, 11:20 UTC / Recently, during a one-week long exercise jointly conducted by the RAF and the Qatar Emiri Air Force, a Voyager tanker refueled the Rafale fighter jets