25 Jul 2023, 14:03 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Today, let's have some fun with a few hot takes about the Su-57. As it turns out, the only felony this jet's committed is theft of our attention.
23 Jul 2023, 04:50 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Did I regret dedicating half an hour of my time to watching the one episode of Third Aerial Girls Squad? Honestly, I can't say that I did.
28 May 2023, 02:03 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / For all their innumerable humanitarian transgressions, the Soviets managed to field some of the most skilled and ambitious aerospace firms in the world.
14 May 2023, 01:02 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / what do you think? Will the Su-75 even make it off the ground at all? Or is it destined to remain a mock-up due to a lack of cash?
23 Feb 2023, 02:24 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Perhaps the fact the Avro Arrow never got to shoot down a Russian bomber was the key factor that led to its romanticization with the Canadian public
25 Jan 2023, 07:08 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / The F-4EJ and its ultimate variant, the EJ Kai, aren't hard to draw parallels between themselves and anime heroes. It defended its home nation like one
8 Jan 2023, 07:12 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / This particular batch of Su-57s comes courtesy of the Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aircraft Plant (KnAAZ) in the country's far east.
5 Jan 2023, 01:39 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / The Shenyang J-11 twin-engine Chinese air superiority fighter is a geopolitical marvel in itself. Thanks to the not-so-smooth Sino-Soviet relationship
12 Dec 2022, 17:00 UTC · By: Cosmin Vasile / Fans of the free-to-play multiplayer war game can expect at least three iconic fighter jets to be added, alongside dozens of new models of vehicles
25 Nov 2022, 21:50 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Because this is the military-industrial complex at work, this tale is only one story in the prolific web of exaggerated claims of the Fighter Mafia.
3 Nov 2022, 15:24 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Say hello to Richard Kalen, a man who spent 41 years of his life working tirelessly on some of Grumman's most important aerospace projects
22 Oct 2022, 03:48 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / The Chinese Communist party selected no less than four motion pictures at this year's Golden Week. Among them was supposed to be the film Born to Fly.
10 Oct 2022, 19:22 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Produced from 1959 until at least the early 70s, the F-5A was a different breed of fighter. One that valued light weight and maneuverability over raw power
8 Oct 2022, 00:31 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Should the near 45-year-long reign of the Islamic State end, the secrets of the Iranian Grumman F-14 Tomcat could finally come to light.
4 Oct 2022, 16:56 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / How exactly is a Peregrine Falcon like a fighter jet? Let's compare some of its flight characteristics to a real one, the General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon
28 Jul 2022, 18:59 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / In truth, the origins of the F-15 program date back before the early 1970s. In the mid-1960s and through the Vietnam War
9 Jul 2022, 10:30 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / the Tiger was a project that looked hopeful in the beginning but turned out to be something Grumman probably wanted to forget ever happened by its end
9 Jul 2022, 07:00 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / It's only fitting that the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, New York, would be the benefactor to the having two F-14 Tomcats in their collection.
28 Jun 2022, 22:05 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Just for some fun, let's look at two of those games in particular. One is War Thunder, the other is Ace Combat 7 to see whose F-14A Tomcat is more fun to fly
13 Jun 2022, 20:40 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / In many ways, the F-22 Raptor is like the P-51 Mustang of the modern era. A "Cadillac of the sky" prize fighter doubt pinned up on many bedroom walls