A Russian fighter jet performed an ‘unsafe’ barrel roll within 25 feet of a U.S. Air Force aircraft over the Baltic Sea in international airspace on Friday, according to the Pentagon. 249 more words
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An Iranian F-7 fighter jet has crashed during a training exercise, in the country’s central province, with mechanical failure the suspected cause of the accident. 68 more words
Unarmed Russian fighter jets made two extremely close overflights this week of the USS Donald Cook, sailing in the Baltic Sea.
Navy officials are not commenting publicly, but inside the Pentagon there is an intense discussion about releasing video and still photos of the Russian encounter to demonstrate the danger the jets posed to the ship, a U.S. 446 more words
A Chinese man has pleaded guilty in a “years-long” conspiracy to hack into U.S. networks to steal sensitive information, including data on the C-17 cargo plane and fighter jet aircraft, the Justice Department announced Wednesday. 569 more words
The grinding conflict between the Nigerian state and Boko Haram insurgents has exacted a devastating human and economic toll over the past six years.
But for Nigeria’s first car manufacturer, the crisis may represent an opportunity. 406 more words