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MIG 1.44 continues to be on «top-secret military base» — SATELLITE PHOTO

Big Maps company continues «to open a top-secret military information» gizmodo.com reported June 27.   Big Maps photographed Russian stealth MiG 1.44, which was «shrouded in mystery» to «top-secret military base» (Russian media reported that the only flying prototype aircraft is on the ground Flight Test Institute (LII) them. Gromov in Zhukovsky — approx . «VP»). This aircraft was the first attempt of Russia to make a «stealth fighter» and had to be the answer to the South American F-22 Raptor.   Website says that the MiG 1.44, may have been used to «launch Chinese stealth programs.» Plane developed using

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SERBIA stopped buying Su-30 fighters

Our homeland and Serbia stopped negotiations on supplying Balkan country of functional Su-30 fighters. This in an interview to RIA Novosti Deputy General Director of «Rosoboronexport» Alexander Mikheev. According to him, negotiations on supplying warplanes conducted a little earlier, but that Serbia «had difficulties with financing.» Meanwhile, in the current time is in Belarusian Baranavichi party of 18 Su-30K fighters returned India on the system «trade-in» in exchange for more advanced Su-30MKI. According to Mikheyev, the currently being consulted on the modernization of fighters and supplying them to Ethiopia. Details of negotiations Mikheev did not elaborate. He also did not

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HELD IN U.S. THE LAST FLIGHT OF LEGENDARY B-29 bombers

In the coming weekend at Ohio State will make its own final flight of the famous bomber since the 2nd World War II B-29. «For their survivability and firepower of these rotorcraft called» Superfortress » / Superfortress /. After almost 70 years, the plane, named fighters gentle French naming «Phi Phi» until that time flies, as in the old-timey «- said Fox News Channel now second bomber pilot Paul Mapin. He noted that the aircraft took part in battles during the second world war, namely, the Japanese bombed the town of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. «Phi Phi» — The last of

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ASSEMBLY OF FIRST STARTED GRIPEN E

Saab company started to assemble the latest generation aircraft Gripen E, reports evertiq.se. First prototype aircraft will receive the index «39-8″ and its first flight is planned for 2015.   Construction Gripen E begins with the production and assembly of all parts of the fuselage: naikrupneyshim and more labor-intensive parts of the airframe. These parts will then be combined and assembled into a complete airframe. Then followed a period rich period cabling, mounting systems, exterior panels and other equipment. In the current time at Saab in the development and manufacture of Gripen E employs more than 1,000 people.   Experienced

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RUSSIA close to completion CREATION competitor for the F-22

The new Russian fighter fifth-generation PAK FA, aka T-50, on its characteristics is on the same level with the South American rival the F-22 in some areas even surpasses it, reports Russia Beyond The Headlines July 7.   According to Director General of the United Aircraft Company (UAC) Misha Pogosyan, the currently in trials involving five vehicles, which allowed Russian designers to accelerate the adoption of the aircraft into service and to reduce the gap with the U.S..   For a long time the F-22 is the U.S. Air Force and is considered one of the most advanced fighter in

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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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