According to US media theaviationist.com’s report on August 22, though the US has deployed its F-35s, it has just begun trial landing and takeoff of F-35C on an aircraft carrier. 387 more words
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‘Technology spy’ sought advanced jet engines, Reaper drone for reverse engineering
China’s government covertly tried to obtain advanced U.S. fighter jet engines and a Reaper drone in a high-technology spying operation uncovered by federal authorities in Florida. 918 more words
It’s that time again – early get ups, no sleep, lots of photos, rain, sun, clouds, lots of noise and aircraft!
Just a few photos from yesterdays show (Saturday), the rest will appear in the not to distant future… The F-35, despite being a marmite aircraft, is actually quite nice and now I’ve seen it in person it looks great in the air. 17 more words
Russian Military Observation website carried an article on June 29 titled “J-10C, headache of Western aircraft companies” stating that after integrated fire control system in its active phased array radar, China’s J-10A/B has already some of the characteristics of the next generation of fighter jets. 511 more words
Reviving production of the U.S. military’s pricey F-22 Raptor jet may not be so far-fetched after all, Bloomberg News reports. Although canceled over cost a few years ago, the stealth fighter still has its supporters and now a House subcommittee has asked Air Force to investigate what it would cost to begin building the aircraft again, Bloomberg reported this week. 271 more words