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RAF’s New American-Built Submarine Hunter Shows Its Power in First Torpedo Test
RAF’s New American-Built Submarine Hunter Shows Its Power in First Torpedo Test

9 Aug 2021, 11:35 UTC / The British Royal Air Force puts the majestic maritime patrol aircraft, Poseidon P-8A, to the test, during a simulated attack against an enemy submarine.

 
Rolls-Royce to Open Advanced Facility for U.S. Army Next-Gen Aircraft Engines
Rolls-Royce to Open Advanced Facility for U.S. Army Next-Gen Aircraft Engines

4 Aug 2021, 06:47 UTC / Rolls-Royce will expand its facility in Indianapolis with a cutting-edge testing campus for advanced high-altitude tests and hybrid-electric engines.

 
Defiant Flexes Amazing Lifting Power, Can Carry Troops and Cargo Simultaneously
Defiant Flexes Amazing Lifting Power, Can Carry Troops and Cargo Simultaneously

3 Aug 2021, 20:30 UTC / Watch the Sikorsky-Boeing Defiant, a serious candidate for the U.S. Army's future helicopter development program, show off its outstanding capabilities.

 
Next-Gen Bell Military High-Speed VTOL to Match Fighter Jets in Speed and Range
Next-Gen Bell Military High-Speed VTOL to Match Fighter Jets in Speed and Range

3 Aug 2021, 07:04 UTC / Bell unveiled its newest high-speed, vertical takeoff and landing aircraft that will surpass the current generation in capabilities and technology advancements.

 
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.

 
The Latest Military Aircraft Tech to Be Showcased at U.S. Navy League Event
The Latest Military Aircraft Tech to Be Showcased at U.S. Navy League Event

27 Jul 2021, 11:01 UTC / Collins Aerospace will be presenting some of its latest developments in military aircraft technology, at the upcoming Navy League Maritime Exposition.

 
RAF’s Red Arrows Flank the Mighty Submarine-Hunter Poseidon in Joint Flypast
RAF’s Red Arrows Flank the Mighty Submarine-Hunter Poseidon in Joint Flypast

26 Jul 2021, 14:51 UTC / The Royal Air Force's new maritime patrol aircraft conducts a ceremonial flight over the RAF Lossiemouth base, together with the Red Arrows.

 
“Ugly Angels” MV-22B Osprey Ready for Assault Support in U.S. Marines Operation
“Ugly Angels” MV-22B Osprey Ready for Assault Support in U.S. Marines Operation

22 Jul 2021, 20:30 UTC / Naval integration is an essential part of combat readiness, and one of the newest U.S. Marine Corps squadrons, the Ugly Angels, is here to show it.

 
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.

 
USAF’s New eVTOL Can Reach 180 MPH Using 50 Percent Less Energy Than an EV
USAF’s New eVTOL Can Reach 180 MPH Using 50 Percent Less Energy Than an EV

18 Jul 2021, 11:42 UTC / The fast and silent Heaviside just got cleared by the U.S. Air Force to begin official military-directed testing, before entering service within USAF

 
All-Conquering F-35 Lightning Shows the World It’s Ready to “Fix, Fly and Fight”
All-Conquering F-35 Lightning Shows the World It’s Ready to “Fix, Fly and Fight”

16 Jul 2021, 16:00 UTC / The U.S. Marine Corps' fighter jet is the perfect reflection of the "Fix, Fly and Fight" motto, and is now getting a chance to showcase its amazing power.

 
New $319 Million Contract Uplifts the Royal Air Force’s Submarine-Hunter Fleet
New $319 Million Contract Uplifts the Royal Air Force’s Submarine-Hunter Fleet

13 Jul 2021, 12:54 UTC / UK's Royal Air Force just signed an additional contract with Boeing Defense UK, which will boost its current fleet of anti-submarine, maritime patrol aircraft.

 
USAF F-16 Fighting Falcon Breaks the Norm With a Game-Changing “Digital Twin”
USAF F-16 Fighting Falcon Breaks the Norm With a Game-Changing “Digital Twin”

12 Jul 2021, 20:30 UTC / The F-16 is just so awesome that it's getting a 3D replica. Actually, it's more than that and the Falcon is part of one of the most innovative USAF projects.

 
Tu-160 White Swans Test Refueling During 5,000-Mile Flight Over the Arctic Ocean
Tu-160 White Swans Test Refueling During 5,000-Mile Flight Over the Arctic Ocean

12 Jul 2021, 05:35 UTC / In-flight refueling is a key asset for long flights across oceans, and the mighty strategic bombers Tu-160 proved that they've got what it takes to dominate.

 
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

 
Next-Generation Bomber B-21 Raider Looks Even Stealthier in New USAF Rendering
Next-Generation Bomber B-21 Raider Looks Even Stealthier in New USAF Rendering

8 Jul 2021, 07:19 UTC / The U.S. Air Force's long-awaited, famous new stealth bomber, the B-21 Raider, is closer than ever to becoming fully operational

 
These WWII Military Aircraft Can Still Blow Everyone Away With Their Skills
These WWII Military Aircraft Can Still Blow Everyone Away With Their Skills

25 Jun 2021, 12:39 UTC / Known as the "pilot makers", these WWII training aircraft can still teach others a lesson or two, with high-level maneuvers and impressive skytyping skills

 
Kalashnikov Launches Unmanned Aircraft That Can Fly and Land Anywhere
Kalashnikov Launches Unmanned Aircraft That Can Fly and Land Anywhere

22 Feb 2021, 11:01 UTC / ZALA AERO GROUP, a company owned by Russia-based Kalashnikov, has announced its all-new ZALA VTOL at IDEX 2021 in Abu Dhabi

 
V-BAT 128 Is an Upgraded VTOL Built with the U.S. Army in Mind
V-BAT 128 Is an Upgraded VTOL Built with the U.S. Army in Mind

20 Feb 2021, 08:30 UTC / Martin UAV has recently presented an upgraded version of its original V-BAT VTOL, this time as part of the Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiment

 
Blast From the Past: Mil V-12, the Largest, Most Useless Helicopter Ever
Blast From the Past: Mil V-12, the Largest, Most Useless Helicopter Ever

16 Feb 2021, 14:30 UTC / A feat of engineering and an impressive aircraft by sheer size, the Mil V-12, aka “Homer,” never went into production because it was already obsolete at launch