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Great New England Air Show; Part 1

Last weekend I had the fortunate opportunity to attend the Great New England Air Show, located at the Westover Airbase in Massachusetts. A big thanks goes out to my friend Jack for taking me to this event! 278 more words

Blogging

Japan can't outgun China's J-20 with F-35A purchase

This undated handout file image obtained courtesy of the Joint Strike Fighter program site shows the F-35 fighter jet. (Photo/CFP)

As the US is refusing to sell Japan the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor fighter, the Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) will have to settle for the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II instead, according to an analysis piece posted on Sina’s military news web portal. 2,675 more words

Planes of Fame Airshow 2015: USAF F-22 Raptor Demo Team

There is nothing like seeing the best of the best in the fifth generation USAF Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor air dominance fighter being put through its paces in glorious full afterburning glory! 201 more words

Aviation

Lost and Found - April 22nd Edition

What to remember about April 22nd…

Earth Day Celebrated (United States)

  • 1861  Robert E. Lee is named commander of Confederate forces in Virginia
  • 1863  Union cavalry led by Colonel Benjamin Grierson begin daring two-week raid through central Mississippi…
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History

James' aviation image of the day - 05/04/2015

Today’s image comes to me, as a photographic reminder of one of the most poignant tributes to past and current serving men and women. In addition to the USAF F-22 Raptor demonstration, after the solo display the aircraft would join formation with the North American P-51 Mustang, ‘Crazy Horse’ (Front) and Lockheed P-38 Lightning ‘Glacier Girl’ (Below), in tribute to serving men and women, both now and in the past. 129 more words

Image Of The Day

Top 10 Fighter Aircraft

Top 10 Fighter Aircraft

Often we receive many questions which is the best fighter aircraft in the world. Which is the greatest modern fighter and why. 1,355 more words

Aircraft

Airmen ensure F-22 provides lethal, decisive airpower

Southwest Asia  —  Airmen with the Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Raptor Aircraft Maintenance Unit prove every day just how ‘Bad to the Bone’ they are by the teamwork that goes into ensuring the F-22 Raptor is mission ready. 921 more words

Military Aviation