Egyptian Air Force Shows Off Chinese Made Wing Loong Attack Drones

Egyptian Air Force Shows-Off Chinese-Made Wing Loong Attack Drones Egypt has announced it has inducted Chinese-made Wing Loong Attack drones into its Air Force. Video of the Wing Loong drone, taking off with missiles on its hard-points and knocking off a ground target was shown…

Pentagon Orders Entire F-35 Fleet Grounded

Pentagon Orders Entire F-35 Fleet Grounded The Pentagon has ordered its entire fleet of F-35 fighters to be grounded in the wake of a Marine F-35B crash in South Carolina last month. All variants of the jet, including the Air Force ‘A’ version and Navy…

Cyberattacks May Trick British Missiles Into Hitting Wrong Targets – Report

Cyberattacks May Trick British Missiles Into Hitting Wrong Targets – Report The warning comes after the US Government Accountability Office issued a study which admitted that the Pentagon is “just beginning to grapple with the scale of vulnerabilities” to weapons systems when it comes to…

Chinese Intelligence Officer Arrested For Allegedly Spying On US Aviation Companies

Chinese Intelligence Officer Arrested For Allegedly Spying On US Aviation Companies The Department of Justice announced it had arrested and charged a Chinese intelligence officer with economic espionage and theft of trade secrets from U.S. aviation and aerospace companies, according to a news release. Yanjin…

Russia Wants to Build a Very Special Type of Aircraft Carrier

Russia Wants to Build a Very Special Type of Aircraft Carrier Russia is developing a new vertical-takeoff aircraft—and new carriers to launch them. An article in the Russian newspaper Izvestia (see translation here) featured statements by two Russian officials that suggested vertical takeoff and landing,…

Pakistan Voices Opposition to Russia’s S-400 Sale to India

Pakistan Voices Opposition to Russia’s S-400 Sale to India Since their partition in 1947, India and Pakistan have fought three wars, two over the Kashmir region, which both countries claim as their own. Pakistan is opposed to the deal for the delivery of Russian S-400…

Why the U.S. Navy Fears Russia’s Submarines

Why the U.S. Navy Fears Russia’s Submarines The Pentagon is reiterating that while Russia’s surface naval forces are not a major threat to the United States Navy, the Kremlin’s undersea forces represent a serious challenge not only for Washington but for America’s NATO allies as…

Russian Aerospace Forces to get fifth generation fighter jets on schedule — ministry

Russian Aerospace Forces to get fifth-generation fighter jets on schedule — ministry MOSCOW : The trials of Russia’s Su-57 fifth-generation fighter jets continue in normal regime, the aircraft will be delivered to the Russian Aerospace Forces on schedule, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko has…

US Grounds Global Fleet Of F-35 After South Carolina Crash

US Grounds Global Fleet Of F-35 After South Carolina Crash The Pentagon grounded the global fleet of F-35 stealth fighters on Thursday, as a result of the first ever crash of the costliest plane in history. A Marine Corps F-35B was completely destroyed in a…

China Flies Graphene-Armored Z-10 Attack Helicopter

China Flies Graphene-Armored Z-10 Attack Helicopter The Chinese Z-10 attack helicopter, considered a competitor to the Boeing Apache, has been shown equipped with armor made from graphene, according to a video released by China Central Television (CCTV) last week. Commenting on the video report, state…