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training day

A decent cross-wind blowing across the runway from the north, overcast skies, cool temperatures and not-great soaring makes however for a good training day. Two young student pilots get a lot of attention from the instructors, and a good amount of stick time for both. 15 more words


Source: Russian Ministry of Defense to receive modernized Tu-160

The Russian Defense Ministry will receive the Tu-160 modernized supersonic strategic bomber, said a source in the defense ministry during the single day of acceptance. 93 more words

Russian Defense

World's Greatest Airport Restaurants #2

The Southern Flyer Diner has won the annual $100 Hamburger Best of the Best award five times. Most recently for 2014! To say I like this place is a big understatement. 145 more words

Aviation Industry


Very nice to see this aeroplane is still doing the shows


Russia plans to receive 55 PAK-FAs by 2020

The Russian Air Force (VVS) will have received 55 Sukhoi PAK-FA (T-50) fighter aircraft by 2020, according to Vladislav Goncharenko, the deputy director of the United Aircraft Corporation’s (UAC’s) combat aircraft department. 131 more words


Development program of United Aircraft Corporation for the period until 2025 has been approved

Board of Directors of United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) approved the long-term development program for the period until 2025 and key performance indicators system, UAC’s press-service reports. 182 more words


Vietnam took delivery of the first two Su-30MK2 fighters ordered in 2013

Komsomolsk-on-Amur aviation plant started deliveries of Su-30MK2 fighters to Vietnam under the contract signed in 2013, Interfax-AVN reports.

“The first two out of 12 jets ordered in early December were delivered to Vietnam,” a source said. 48 more words