News archive January 2015

31st January 2015

Italian Typhoon jets have intercepted a Russian Air Force Il-78 tanker over the Baltic Sea

Air Force Week in Photos

Sikorsky’s Raider days away from spinning rotors

RAF investigates Voyager wing strike incident

30th January 2015

Amazing shots of a frozen F-35 Lightning II jet during all-weather climatic testing

F-22 pilot reaches 1,000 flight hours

7th Regiment maintains combat readines

Russian Tu-95 bombers escorted by Mig-31 interceptors skirt UK, get intercepted multiple times

Lakenheath’s 493rd FS awarded 2014 Raytheon Trophy

Ukrainian armed forces destroy separatist aircraft

Army plans to modernise helicopters in peril

Airbus military aircraft head quits over A400M delays

29th January 2015

U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor stealth jet suffers landing accident at Hawaii

Bulgaria turns to Poland for MiG-29 maintenance

Airbus chief Enders promises action on A400M

USAF chooses 747-8 as next Air Force One

Ukraine gives approval for An-70 production start

Fighter jets scrambled to intercept Russian bombers off the south coast

28th January 2015

First flight for new Australian military training helicopter

Malaysia’s first A400M nears flight debut

Israel halts AH-1 sales talks with Nigeria

UK details operational conversion unit plan for F-35

Boeing awarded Indonesian Apache contract

Heavy types set to continue dominating Airbus Helicopters orders

First Israeli Cadets Fly on Aermacchi M-346

Eurojet Signs MoU With Turkey for EJ200 Engine Program

F-35 Lightning II Flight Test Update 14

Marines Receive First F-35C Lightning II Carrier Variant

US, Greece reinforce proven partnership through airpower

Videos of the first ever F-35 Flyover at the 2015 NFL Pro Bowl

Amazing footage filmed by a USCG C-130 of a small plane (saved by parachute) ditching off Hawaii


Are the Polish F-16s combat-worthy?