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«Talisman» — airborne defense system has been tested in Belarus

Successfully completed the next step flight tests onboard defense system «Talisman» from Company «Defense Initiative.» In tests worked out new methods of interfering influences personal protection systems.   BKO himself «Talisman» designed to protect fighter aircraft MiG-29 Su-27/30/35, PAK-FA and Su-25. This was our reporter was told in the press center «Defense Initiative.»   Airborne defense «Talisman» is able to provide protection against: all types of aircraft and anti-aircraft missiles with active (semi-active) radar homing all types of aircraft and anti-aircraft guided missiles with optical-electronic (infrared and semi-active laser) homing ground air defense systems, using anti-aircraft guided missiles with command

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F-35B FIRST ARRIVED IN CHERRY POINT

First fighter with short takeoff and vertical landing F-35B arrived in East training center Navy (Fleet Readiness Center East) at Cherry Point (NC) reports havenews.com July 9. Aircraft identification system for the Navy’s Bureau has a serial number 168059 (second reference serial F-35B), pilot’s name is not called.   Aircraft entered in the 501 th Fighter Wing Assault Marine Corps (Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501). At the current time at Eglin Air Force Base (FL) are 30 aircraft F-35B. Reported. that the fighter is in a heavily guarded hangar, reporters were instructed to make only two photos.   By

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Development of a new Russian bomber will start in 2014

Development of promising aviation complex distant Aviation (PAK DA), which will change the strategic bombers Tu-95MS and Tu-160, will begin in 2014. On this, as reported by «Interfax», said the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Army General Valery Gerasimov. More details about this project, General did not disclose. The project was approved by promising bomber first in March 2013. Reported that their versions of the new aircraft offered several design offices, but the Main Command of the Russian Air Force chose the project Tupolev Design Bureau, offered military subsonic aircraft with wide application of stealth technology.

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IF-X — a promising fighter Indonesia will create their own

Indonesia’s Ministry of Defense wants to continue independent development of promising fighter IF-X (part of a joint project with South Korea KF-X/IF-X), reports Jane’s.   Such a decision was announced first in July 2013 soon after the South Korean government announced the suspension of the programs from their own. BACKGROUND pause project not specified; presumably the reason for this was the lack of defense budget.   July 6, 2013 meeting accomplished the Ministry of Defence of Indonesia and the Indonesian company PT Dirgantara Indonesia, after which the company announced its readiness to proceed to the second step of the creation

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BBC JAPAN FIGHTERS rose again to intercept Russian aircraft — PHOTOS AND CHART

July 15 Russian strategic bomber Tu-95MS and reconnaissance aircraft Il-20 made the trip along the land of the rising sun at the borders of the island of Hokkaido. BBC Land of the Rising Sun raised fighters to intercept and escort the aircraft, reports now mil.news.sina.com.   «VP». According to Japanese media reports, two T-95MS bombers came from the Korean Peninsula and the Sea of ​​Japan proparhali, then passed along the island of Hokkaido. Patrol aircraft IL-20 proparhal over the Kuril Islands, prompting the Air Force to lift the Land of the Rising Sun fighters to intercept. It is reported that

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DEVELOPMENT FGFA / PMF conducted with «huge delay» And gouging BY RUSSIA — Indian sources

Development together with Russian fighter fifth generation FGFA (Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft) had a personal experience with the «huge delay» plus Russian side inflates the cost of the project, said a source in the Ministry of Defence of India, now writes The Times of India.   «It is highly unlikely that the final technical agreement (final design contract) will be ready in the 2013-2014 fiscal year,» said the source. This agreement was to be signed in 2012, but the timing of closure of the preparatory technical contract (PDC — preliminary design contract) have been revised. As a result, India over

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Fighter pilot T-50 is not terrible oxygen starvation

Russian fighter fifth generation «Sukhoi T-50″ equipped anlimitnoy oxygen system in the mask pilot. He needed to fly at altitudes above 4 km — without oxygen pilot begins to «sleep» and loses consciousness.   In all existing Russian combatant aircraft oxygen is supplied from cylinders, which are completed at some point.   In the T-50 from the air it produces a special system developed by Research and Production Enterprise «Zvezda».   This in an article of the newspaper «Izvestia» write Correspondent Alexei Mikhailov and Victor Sokyrko.    «Oxygen is produced here from the air, the system takes it out of

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In the U.S., work has begun on refitting the F-16 target drones

In the U.S., work began on the conversion of fighter F-16 «Fighting Falcon» (Fighting Falcon) in unmanned target fourth generation QF-16. The program targets the creation of the new QF-16 based on the F-16 is connected with the need to move from air targets third generation applied USAF still in the era of the Vietnam War, to air targets 4th generation that can mimic modern air targets. First fighter officially converted into a full-scale aerial target QF-16 was the F-16C (serial number 85-1455). Target QF-16 is a supersonic reusable full-scale aerial target made on the basis of the modification of

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FUTURE F-35 put new demands for «Typhoon»

Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets took to the skies of Libya (2011), the first baptism in the near future as part of the U.S. Air Force exercise Red Flag made joint flights with fighter Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which the RAF posodeystvuyut a reassessment of the future potential » typhoons, «reports flightglobal.com July 21.   During the Libyan campaign fighters took off more than 200 controlled bombs Raytheon Enhanced Paveway II caliber 454 kg (1,000 lb) laser guided, performing missions together with fighter-bombers Panavia Tornado GR4. On the teachings of Red Flag, held in February-March 2013, «Typhoon» and did

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China has established an aircraft capable CALL «nervous breakdown enemy»?

What’s new prototype in the arsenal of Chinese sverhtehnologichny killing machines?. Perhaps this mental war plane capable of demoralizing the enemy directly to a nervous breakdown, which on July 17 reported Chinese English edition of Global Times, writes with a certain irony blogger Adam Minter (Adam Minter, the website provider monetary disk imaging Bloomberg).   Plane, known as Gaoxin VII (can be developed on the basis of the new basic patrol aircraft Y-8GX6/Gaoxin VI/Y-8Q, Curb modern electronic equipment and made based on a licensed copy of Russian transport aircraft An-12 — approx. ‘ VP «) may become diverted by the

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