Air force

Houthi rebels claim downing of second US drone amid Yemen conflict and regional tensions

Houthi rebels claim downing of second US drone amid Yemen conflict and regional tensions

In a stark escalation of ongoing hostilities in Yemen, Iran-backed Houthi rebels have claimed responsibility for shooting down a second American drone within a week. The U.S…

21. 05. 2024
The MiG 31 Foxhound – the world's fastest fighter jet

The MiG 31 Foxhound – the world's fastest fighter jet

The MiG-31M represents the pinnacle of military aviation development in the USSR, which is why a certain amount of information about it is still confidential…

18. 05. 2024
Russian electronic warfare challenges US Precision-Guided weapons in Ukraine

Russian electronic warfare challenges US Precision-Guided weapons in Ukraine

In the ongoing conflict between Ukraine and Russia, the battleground has expanded beyond physical warfare into the realm of electronic combat. Recent reports reveal a concerning trend:…

07. 05. 2024
Russia's alleged pursuit of nuclear space weapon raises global concerns

Russia's alleged pursuit of nuclear space weapon raises global concerns

Recent statements from senior officials in the Biden administration have shed new light on Russia's purported development of a nuclear space weapon, sparking international concern and…

05. 05. 2024
Houthi rebels escalate conflict with downing of US MQ-9 Reaper drone

Houthi rebels escalate conflict with downing of US MQ-9 Reaper drone

On a recent Thursday, Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for shooting down a US MQ-9 Reaper drone over Saada province, a stronghold of their control. The rebels…

28. 04. 2024
Securing the skies: The Air Force's new $13 Billion "Doomsday" aircraft

Securing the skies: The Air Force's new $13 Billion "Doomsday" aircraft

In a significant development for U.S. military aviation and national security, the Air Force has awarded Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) a monumental $13 billion contract to engineer…

26. 04. 2024
China's H-20 stealth bomber falls short in comparison to U.S. counterpart

China's H-20 stealth bomber falls short in comparison to U.S. counterpart

A U.S. intelligence official recently expressed doubts about the capabilities of China's new Xi’an H-20 stealth bomber, suggesting it is significantly inferior to American models…

23. 04. 2024
Asian hypersonic developments

Asian hypersonic developments

Hypersonic weapons will most likely play a significant role in any future inter-state conflict. States like the United States, Russia, and China are the pioneers and champions…

19. 04. 2024
A European problem called SEAD?

A European problem called SEAD?

The conduct of air domain warfare in Ukraine demonstrates the importance of countering adversary air defenses. To date, neither side has been able to establish superiority…

15. 04. 2024
LRASM passed the historic test with four missiles launched

LRASM passed the historic test with four missiles launched

Lockheed Martin and the US Navy a announced successful test of the AGM-158C Long-Range Anti-ship Missile (LRASM) against unknown target/s. It is not known where or when the…

10. 04. 2024
Greek F-16s and Mirage 2000s could reinforce the Ukrainian Air Force. Putin is not pleased

Greek F-16s and Mirage 2000s could reinforce the Ukrainian Air Force. Putin is not pleased

The older version of the Greek Air Force’s F-16 Block 30 multi-role aircraft and Mirage 2000 fighters will be retired along with the old F-4 Phantom IIs, the defence minister Nikos…

31. 03. 2024
Chinese interest in Russian Ka-52 helicopters amid tensions with Taiwan: Analyzing potential military strategies

Chinese interest in Russian Ka-52 helicopters amid tensions with Taiwan: Analyzing potential military strategies

Despite the significant losses of Ka-52 "Alligator" helicopters on the Ukrainian front, Chinese interest in these aircraft persists, particularly in the context of potential…

25. 03. 2024