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The aerial battle between fighter aircrafts at close range is termed as close combat or dogfighting (also known as ‘ air combat manoeuvring ‘ in modern terminology). 2,030 more words


Bulgaria opts for Swedish Gripen combat jets

Defense News, By: Tsvetelia Tsolova and Angel Krasimirov, Reuters, April 27, 2017

SOFIA, Bulgaria — Bulgaria has decided to start talks with Sweden to acquire eight new Gripen combat jets made by Saab, Bulgarian interim Deputy Prime Minister Stefan Yanev said Wednesday, as the Balkan country seeks to replace its aging Soviet-designed MiG-29s. 150 more words

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Chance The Rapper Rents Out Critically Acclaimed Film, ‘Get Out’ For the Hood

As has been the case with quite a few celebs recently (Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson buying out theaters for Hidden Figures), fresh Grammy winner Chance the Rapper has gotten in on the action and rented out a movie theater on Sunday so folks could see… 238 more words


Hungary gets more flight time on leased Gripen fighters

UPI, By Richard Tomkins   |   Feb. 22, 2017 at 2:18 PM

Hungary is to have more annual flight hours on leased Gripen fighters following signing of an updated lease agreement with Sweden. 138 more words

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U.S Ambassador to Sweden Azita Raji Gets a #Gripen Ride

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In 2010, we blogged about US Ambassador to Finland Bruce Oreck who flew on an F18 with the Finish Air Force.   174 more words

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Mark Collins - Now India Wants to Build Foreign Single-Engine Fighter (Gripen? F-16?)

Further to this post, En Flipping Fin: India Signs to buy 36 French Rafale Fighters one shudders to contemplate how long this process might go on–at Defense Industry Daily’s “Rapi… 13 more words


Hungarian JAS-39C Gripen at NTM 2016

The Magyar Légierő 59/1 ‘Puma’ Squadron JAS-39C Gripen seen at NTM 2016:

The Hungarian Air Force 59/1 Sqn JAS-39C Gripen, Zaragoza Air Force Base, 05/2016. … 268 more words