Pilot Training with the Yak-130 and Yak-152 Aircraft Presented at Singapore Airshow 2018

February 15, 2018 @ 01:11 PM

One of highlights of the Singapore Airshow 2018 was Russias Irkut Corporation unveiling a new military pilot training concept using the Yak-130 combat trainer and the Yak-152 basic trainer. A unified approach to the cabin information display and operation of the Yak-152 and Yak-130 aircraft has been implemented. This allows...

Irkut MC-21 Presentation at Singapore Air Show 2018

February 15, 2018 @ 01:00 PM

Kirill Budayev, vice-president of Irkut Corporation, gave an update on the MC-21-300 new medium-range aircraft flight test program during the Singapore Airshow 2018 stating that flight tests confirm to the correctness of key design and production solutions. Since the beginning of flight tests in late May 2017, the aircraft has carried...

Lockheed Martin LRASM Air Launched Flight Testing

December 13, 2017 @ 12:22 PM

Lockheed Martin has test fired production-configuration Long Range Anti-Ship Missiles (LRASM) from a US Air Force B-1B bomber. During the test over the Sea Range at Point Mugu, California, B-1B aircrew simultaneously launched two LRASMs against multiple maritime targets, meeting the primary test objectives, including target impact, the company said in...

Indian Air Force Flight Tests BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile from Su-30MKI

November 22, 2017 @ 02:32 PM

The Indian Air Force has successfully flight-tested BrahMos, supersonic cruise missile from its frontline fighter aircraft, Su-30MKI against a sea based target in the Bay of Bengal. The missile was gravity dropped from the Su-30 from fuselage, and the two stage missiles engine fired up and straightway propelled towards the intended...

Azerbaijan Launches Large-scale Military Exercise

September 18, 2017 @ 12:56 PM

Azerbaijan has launched large-scale military exercises involving various military branches of the Armed Forces. The exercises are being held in accordance with the plan approved by Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev. The drills involve up to 15,000 military personnel, more than 150 tanks and armored vehicles,...

President Donald Trump Commissions USS Gerald R. Ford Aircraft Carrier

July 24, 2017 @ 03:04 AM

President Donald J. Trump commissioned the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) during a ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., July 22, 2017. USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) is the lead ship of the new Gerald R. Ford class of aircraft carrier, the first new class in more...

Eurofighter Typhoon Capabilities Using A Simulator At LIMA 2017

April 3, 2017 @ 11:47 AM

BAE Systems' Aircrew adviser and Eurofighter Typhoon pilot, Paul Smith demonstrated the aircraft capabilities using a simulator at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) 2017. The simulator is an exact replica of the Typhoons cockpit, includes a Head Up Display (the demonstration of the visor is in the previous...

Eurofighter Typhoon Technical Briefing At LIMA 2017

April 3, 2017 @ 11:27 AM

BAE Systems' Aircrew adviser and Eurofighter Typhoon pilot, Paul Smith demonstrated the new Copter-E radar at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) 2017. The Captor-E Active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar being developed by the Euroradar consortium. It is a next-generation mechanical multi-mode pulse Doppler radar designed for the...

Russian Knights Aerobatics Performance at LIMA 2017: Video

March 30, 2017 @ 11:45 AM

The Russian Knights acquired the first batch of Su-30SM fighters in mid-October last year. Colonel Andrey Alekseev, the leading pilot of “Russian Knights” outlines, “Su-30SM is much easier in control. It is equipped with state-of- the-art systems, what makes its piloting quite comfortable” The new fighter is the modern combat aircraft with...

South Korean BlackEagles Capture The Heart At LIMA'17

March 22, 2017 @ 04:18 AM

The South Korean Black Eagles aerobatic team flying the Lockheed Martin-Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) developed T-50 trainers capture the heart at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition-2017.