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PRODUCTION SUPER HORNET FIGHTER completed in 2016

Copa Boeing aircraft manufacturing concern can in 2016 to close the establishment fighter F/A-18 Super Hornet, reports Reuters. This year, over the last delivery of the aircraft to customers. The concern is calculated to prolong production of fighter aircraft, received additional orders from the Pentagon and foreign countries, but sales forecasts until diversified. Concrete decision about the end of production F/A-18 is still pending. Expect to receive orders from the Pentagon is not necessary, as the authorities are intensively engaged in the municipal budget spending cuts, including embezzlement and the military. With the company expects that the fighter will be

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«Lockheed» reported on the F-35 PROGRAM

November 15th the company Lockheed Martin, presented a report on the progress of programs from the F-35 Lightning II (as of October 31 this year). Namely, it is reported that since December 2006, the F-35 performed more than 7,100 flights with over 11,000 total flying hours (first layout AA-1 completed 91 flight). U.S. Department of Defense sent 83 aircraft, 63 of them built in small series and prototypes-20 technology demonstrators. Specifies the number of combat aircraft ordered or planned clients U.S. Air Force — 1763 F-35A U.S. Navy — 260 F-35C USMC — 340 F-35B + 80 F-35C Navy and

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Serial production of carrier-based fighters J-15 began in China

Chinese aircraft enterprises Shenyang Aircraft Corporation has started mass production of new carrier-based fighters J-15, which is planned to equip the aircraft carrier air group «Liaoning» and promising aircraft carriers.   As reported with reference to the Chinese edition of People’s Daily Lenta.ru, delivery of the first production aircraft to the Chinese Navy aircraft have already been held. Development of the aircraft was carried out with the second half of the 2000s.   Details on the serial production of the aircraft are not specified. Namely, it is not clear exactly how much fighters like J-15 is planned to be built

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Scorpion light attack aircraft made its first flight

Hopefully Scorpion light attack December 12, 2013 completed the first flight, said the South American consortium Textron AirLand. The plane took off from the airfield U.S. Air Force base, «McConnell» in Wichita Kansas. In total, the first flying gunship, a recognized best, lasted 1.4 hours, reports Lenta.ru.   Aircraft operated test pilot Dan Hinson, who said that, the flight was absolutely in accordance with the plan. The main purpose of the first flight was to test the Scorpion maneuvering characteristics and maneuverability at low speeds, especially when landing.   Other details not specified tests gunship. In the next test will

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F/A-37 Talon

F/A-37 Talon — fabrications plane, fighter of the U.S. Navy, as shown in the movie «Stealth» 2005. Talon is capable of hypersonic flight cruising thanks to the combined pulsed detonation / scramjet engine. As the title of the movie, Talon has stealth capability, along with variable-sweep wings, double guns for close combat and internal launcher with a wide range of weapons, including missile air-to-air AIM-9 Sidewinder, anti-radiation missiles AGM-88 HARM, missiles «air-land» AGM-130C (referred to in the movie «Blue Ferret»), and bombs Truncheon. This aircraft resettled common embedded microprocessor (CIP), a central «brain» capable of assessing damage not only

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Serial production of carrier-based fighters J-15 began in China

Chinese aircraft enterprises Shenyang Aircraft Corporation has started mass production of new carrier-based fighters J-15, which is planned to equip the aircraft carrier air group «Liaoning» and promising aircraft carriers.   As reported with reference to the Chinese edition of People’s Daily Lenta.ru, delivery of the first production aircraft to the Chinese Navy aircraft have already been held. Development of the aircraft was carried out with the second half of the 2000s.   Details on the serial production of the aircraft are not specified. Namely, it is not clear exactly how much fighters like J-15 is planned to be built

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History of leadership with some interruptions

Aviation Occurrence was perhaps one of the main achievements and landmark of the world population in the twentieth century. This fully applies to the Air Force, which has become not only an integral part of modern armed forces, and is often considered as a prime means of warfare. Leap into the world elite and back By the early twentieth century, after a long period of military test idea was prepared to accept the introduction of flying machines in warfare. Because the emergence of airplanes from the outset caused keen enthusiasm among the military departments of virtually all advanced countries

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IRAN HOLDS overhaul and modernize its fleet of MiG-29 fighters

Website of the South American edition Examiner citing Iranian FARS news agency reports that the country’s air force carried out a fundamental overhaul and modernization of the fleet of MiG-29 as a reciprocal measure against potential «pre-emptive U.S. military strike.» «Five-step» complete renovation started in February 2011 with a 2-aircraft placed at RAF Tabriz (north-west of the country). It is reported that one of the refurbished machines already made a test flight on August 4 this year. As of January 2011 it was believed that Iran’s Air Force fighters have about 85-95 of the species. 4 MiG-29flew to Iran

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PAK FA began testing a new radar

Designer and manufacturer of military aircraft, the company «Sukhoi», began the latest tests onboard radar system for fighter of the 5th generation PAK FA T-50, the company said. The new X-band radar with active phased array antenna was installed on the third benchmark experienced fighter T-50. During the tests, the radar showed a measured and effective performance comparable with the most advanced radar system in the world. Radar was developed by the Metropolitan Research Institute of Instrument parts with the introduction of nanotechnology. It has an extended range target detection, works immediately in the «air» and «air-land», allows multiple

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PAK DA: disputes

Around promising aviation complex distant (strategic bombers) PAK DA conducted cruel disputes. Troublemaker became Deputy Prime Minister for Defence Industry, Dmitry Rogozin. Recall work on «Strategy» go with the 2008. Not so long ago, it became clear that he was ready avanproekt newest machines. The need to develop distant bombers even been mentioned in the February program article Vladimir Putin. But first announced in June Rogozin PAK well and generally the entire strategic aviation worthless. «Look at the level of development of air and missile defense: all these planes will not fly so far. Neither our thereto, nor them

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