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Fighter Jet Uses Infrared Search-and-Track, Destroys Target With AIM-120 Missile
Fighter Jet Uses Infrared Search-and-Track, Destroys Target With AIM-120 Missile

11 Aug 2021, 08:58 UTC / On August 5th, the U.S. Air Force successfully shot a QF-16 aerial target with the first-ever live fire of an AIM-120 missile from an F-15C Eagle.

 
Air Force Tests Laser Pods in Wind Tunnels, Plans to Use Them Onto Fighter Jets
Air Force Tests Laser Pods in Wind Tunnels, Plans to Use Them Onto Fighter Jets

5 Aug 2021, 08:52 UTC / The Arnold Engineering Development Complex has recently begun testing experimental directed energy weapons in wind tunnels.

 
UK's $348M Tempest Next-Gen Fighter Will Be Nothing Like Other Combat Aircraft
UK's $348M Tempest Next-Gen Fighter Will Be Nothing Like Other Combat Aircraft

30 Jul 2021, 06:48 UTC / The UK Ministry of Defense pumped Over $300M into the Tempest project, a trailblazing system that will take air combat capabilities to a different level.

 
It’s Here: Russia’s 1,370 MPH 5th-Gen Fighter Can Engage Six Targets at Once
It’s Here: Russia’s 1,370 MPH 5th-Gen Fighter Can Engage Six Targets at Once

21 Jul 2021, 05:51 UTC / Russia revealed Checkmate, its "fundamentally new" aircraft with impressive capabilities and bold intentions for the future.

 
Russia Teases Checkmate, Its “Fundamentally New” Game-Changing Stealth Fighter
Russia Teases Checkmate, Its “Fundamentally New” Game-Changing Stealth Fighter

19 Jul 2021, 20:30 UTC / If the U.S. Air Force is developing "the first bomber of the 21st century", the B-21, Russia is ready to steal the show with Checkmate, its new stealth fighter

 
This Spitfire Life-Size Replica Is a DIY, Back Garden Project That Stands Out
This Spitfire Life-Size Replica Is a DIY, Back Garden Project That Stands Out

18 Jul 2021, 07:46 UTC / David Price loves Spitfires and is an essentially British gentleman. He used his military aviation knowledge to build a most impressive replica

 
It’s a First: U.S. F-22 Raptor and French F3-R Rafale Fly Together Over Hawaii
It’s a First: U.S. F-22 Raptor and French F3-R Rafale Fly Together Over Hawaii

10 Jul 2021, 12:32 UTC / The famous F3-R Rafale and the F-22 Raptor learned a thing or two from each other, as the French fighter flew for the first time in the Hawaiian airspace

 
F-15E Strike Eagles Imprint Their Predator Forms on the Blue American Sky
F-15E Strike Eagles Imprint Their Predator Forms on the Blue American Sky

27 Jun 2021, 05:12 UTC / This shot of two F-15E Strike Eagles as seen from the ground was shot earlier this month in Clayton, North Carolina, during a Flags for Heroes flyover

 
IWC and Airspeeder Team Up for World’s First Electric Flying Racecar Series
IWC and Airspeeder Team Up for World’s First Electric Flying Racecar Series

17 Jun 2021, 09:05 UTC / Luxury watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen announced a new partnership with Airspeeder ahead of the world's first electric flying car race series.

 
F-22 Raptor in Pull-Push Takeoff Looks Like Prehistoric Beast Hidden in the Mist
F-22 Raptor in Pull-Push Takeoff Looks Like Prehistoric Beast Hidden in the Mist

12 Jun 2021, 07:28 UTC / This U.S. Airforce photo shows an F-22 Raptor with a demonstration team performing a maneuver during a demo flight at the Westmoreland County Airshow

 
Military Planes and Helicopters Look Striking in Russia’s Aviadarts Competition
Military Planes and Helicopters Look Striking in Russia’s Aviadarts Competition

31 May 2021, 13:48 UTC / An outstanding line-up of military aircraft is at the heart of the Aviadarts competition, where pilots put their top skills to the test.

 
European Next Generation Fighter Jet Back on Track, First Flight Set for 2027
European Next Generation Fighter Jet Back on Track, First Flight Set for 2027

30 May 2021, 12:25 UTC / After several delays, the second phase of developing a demonstrator for Europe's next generation fighter jet goes forward

 
Faster Than an F1 Car, Airspeeder Flying Car Is Ready for Racing Series
Faster Than an F1 Car, Airspeeder Flying Car Is Ready for Racing Series

20 May 2021, 16:46 UTC / After unveiling the world's first electric flying racing car, Airspeeder is back to announce that its aircraft is ready to race this year.

 
Bugatti Chiron Sport Meets Navy Sky Legend, Another High-Octane Battle Ensues
Bugatti Chiron Sport Meets Navy Sky Legend, Another High-Octane Battle Ensues

20 May 2021, 10:13 UTC / The challenge takes place under a decidedly gloomy sky, but it's still epic to see this special edition Chiron Sport go against the Dassault Rafale Marine Jet

 
F-15E Fighter Jets Can Now Be Loaded With Twice as Many JASSM Missiles
F-15E Fighter Jets Can Now Be Loaded With Twice as Many JASSM Missiles

13 May 2021, 13:55 UTC / During the recent Project Strike Rodeo, an F-15E fighter jet was loaded with 5 JASSMs for the first time, thanks to the efforts of a dedicated team.

 
Lockheed Martin F-35 Fighter Gets Repair Center for Wheels and Brakes Overseas
Lockheed Martin F-35 Fighter Gets Repair Center for Wheels and Brakes Overseas

2 May 2021, 07:48 UTC / The powerful Lockheed Martin F-35 gets its own dedicated repair center in Europe as the continent is preparing to enlarge its fleet

 
Second F-15EX Fighter Jet Deployed at Eglin Air Force Base for Testing
Second F-15EX Fighter Jet Deployed at Eglin Air Force Base for Testing

1 May 2021, 07:16 UTC / Boing shipped last week the second F-15EX fighter jet to the Eglin Air Force Base where testing of the new aircraft is being conducted

 
Saab Gripen Flies With External 3D Printed Hatch, Doesn’t Lose It
Saab Gripen Flies With External 3D Printed Hatch, Doesn’t Lose It

17 Apr 2021, 05:47 UTC / Swedish aerospace company flies one of its Gripen fighters with an external 3D printed hatch for the first time, piece holds its ground

 
This Is How the Air Force's Future Fighter Jet Might Look Like
This Is How the Air Force's Future Fighter Jet Might Look Like

16 Apr 2021, 10:02 UTC / USAF showed the Next Generation Air Dominance concept in a biennal report for acquisition. The report includes a picture depicting a fighter jet.

 
F-15EX Fighter Jet Gets Inducted into Service, Flying from Eglin Air Force Base
F-15EX Fighter Jet Gets Inducted into Service, Flying from Eglin Air Force Base

11 Apr 2021, 09:21 UTC / The first of two F-15EX fighter jets to be delivered for testing purposes to the Eglin Air Force Base was officially inducted into service