Archive for October 13th, 2017

Watch the first flight of Model 401

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Russian Knights, Swifts practice intercepting MiG-31BM

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The pilots of Russian Knights and Swifts had to demonstrate their combat skills as part of an audit of both teams by intercepting a MiG-31BM.

Russian Knights in Belgorod 2017 (3)
Mil.ru [CC BY 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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Greek Prime Minister fly in an F-16D

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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was given a ride in a HAF F-16D during his visit to the 110th Combat Wing at Larisa air base on Oct. 12.


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70th anniversary of supersonic flight

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Edwards Air Force Base will mark the 70th anniversary of the first supersonic flight and the ceremony will be broadcast live on YouTube via ABC News affiliate KERO.


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Indian Air Force landing fighters on Agra-Lucknow expressway on Oct. 24

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The Indian Air Force has made preparations to land its aircraft on a stretch of Agra-Lucknow Express on Oct. 24.


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