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Iran’s Kamikaze Drones: A Potent Soldier In Russia-Ukraine Warfare; All You Need To Know
From being able to hover in air for hours and circle over the pin-pointed targets as an embodiment of its tactical precision, to the using real-time GPS coordinates and video for low collateral effects alongside precise targeting, the weapon has got a lot to offer. As the war in Ukraine has barreled into nineth month, the world
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RAF escorts Jet2 passenger plane to Stansted after ‘security threat’
A passenger plane was escorted to Stansted airport by RAF aircraft on Wednesday night after a “potential threat” was reported onboard. The plane – which had been travelling from Dalaman in Turkey to Manchester – was diverted to the London airport after police were informed of the incident shortly after 9pm. Two Quick Reaction Alert Typhoon aircraft were scrambled
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Australia scraps MQ-9B SkyGuardian project
Australia has scrapped its Project Air 7003, a multimillion-dollar programme, which was conceived to strengthen the country’s intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities across land and maritime environments. The USD1.3 billion programme was on schedule to deliver 12–16 armed, medium-altitude, long-endurance MQ-9B SkyGuardians to Australia. The aircraft were to have
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Ten million investment in Beja to receive new KC-390s
The last step by the Portuguese Air Force (FAP) to receive the new Embraer KC-390 aircraft, which will replace the Lockheed C-130 H/H-30 Hercules C-130 (C-130H) in FAP service since 1977, has already been given to fulfill the military capability intended by the Government. On March 21, the Official Gazette
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Japanese F-15DJ fighter lost at sea, debris found
An F-15DJ fighter belonging to the Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) crashed during a training exercise on January 31, 2022. The Mitsubishi F-15J, a homegrown version of the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle, is the main interceptor of JASDF. The F-15DJ is a twin-seater variant used for training. The
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RAF Typhoon jet shoots down ‘small hostile drone’ in Syria
A file photo of an RAF Typhoon launching an ASRAAM missile. On 14 December the service scored its first aerial victory in decades when it downed a ‘hostile’ drone over Syria. (Crown Copyright) A Royal Air Force Typhoon jet has shot down a “small hostile drone” over Syria, the Ministry
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Brazil receives series-production F-39 Gripen fighters
The Brazilian Air Force (FAB) has achieved a major milestone in the ambitious and complex effort to modernize its air combat capability with the formal receipt of an initial four series-production Saab F-39E Gripen multimission fighters. The jets were accepted by FAB Commander Lieutenant Brigadier Carlos de Almeida Baptista Junior
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