NATO’s Annual Nuclear Strike Exercise Underway In Southern Europe

One of the F-15E Strike Eagles deployed to Aviano AB for Steadfast Noon 2021. (All images: Claudio Tramontin) ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/F-15E-Steadfast-Noon-top.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/F-15E-Steadfast-Noon-top.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> “Steadfast Noon” gathers aircraft and personnel from 14

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Russian Su-30s Intercept U.S. B-1 Lancers Conducting Counter Maritime Mission Over The Black Sea

A screenshot from the video taken by a Su-30 as it intercepted a B-1 about to refuel from a KC-135 over the Black Sea. (Image credit: Russian MOD) ” data-medium-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/B-1-intercepted-by-Su-30.jpeg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″

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The Air Strike That Led To The Capture (And Subsequent Killing) Of Muammar Gaddafi 10 Years Ago Today

An image of Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi, commonly known as Colonel Gaddafi. In boxes, a FAF Mirage 2000D and an MQ-1 Predator, two aircraft that took part in the

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Blue Angels, A-10 Warthog to Headline North Georgia Airshow

ROME, Ga. — The southeast’s largest air show of autumn will host the U.S. Navy Blue Angels and the Air Force A-10C Warthog next weekend during the Wings Over North…

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Everything You Need To Know About ‘Blue Flag 2021, The Largest And Most Advanced Air Exercise Ever Held in Israel

Elephant Walk for Blue Flag 2021 at Ovda AB. (Image credit: IAF) ” data-medium-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Blue-Flag.jpeg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Blue-Flag.jpeg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> 4th and 5th generation aircraft from Israel, France, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, UK and

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Let’s Focus On The Italian Air Force Air Displays At The Rivolto Airshow

The F-35B hovers in front of the crowd at the end of the COMAO demonstration. (Image credit: Alessandro Fucito) ” data-medium-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Rivolto-F-35B-top.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Rivolto-F-35B-top.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> Along with the Frecce Tricolori’s anniversary, the

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Check Out This Insane Footage Of An SR-71 Blackbird Flying In Formation With A Hornet Filmed From An F-16’s FLIR

FLIR image of an SR-71 flying in formation with an F/A-18 ” data-medium-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/SR-71-FLIR-image.png?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/SR-71-FLIR-image.png?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> Amazing clip filmed through a FLIR (Forward Looking Infra Red) of an F-16 shows a

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Kuwait’s First Two Eurofighter Typhoons Break Cover, Perform First Flight

One of the two Typhoons destined to Kuwait during taxi on Oct. 15, 2021. (All images: Alessandro Maggia) ” data-medium-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Eurofighter-Kuwait-top.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Eurofighter-Kuwait-top.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> Kuwaiti Air Force Typhoons are going to be

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F-35 In ‘Beast Mode’, Swing-Role Typhoons And Everything You’ll Find In The 2022 Calendar Of The Italian Air Force

The cover of the 2022 calendar. The 100-1 marks the fact that 2022 will lead to the centenary of the Italian Air Force that will be celebrated in 2023 (on

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We Have A New Logo And Here’s The Full Story Behind It

Our new logo, from the sketch to the upcoming patch! ” data-medium-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/The-Aviationist-new-logo.jpg?fit=460%2C260&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/The-Aviationist-new-logo.jpg?fit=706%2C399&ssl=1″ /> Our new logo features an F-117. But it’s not because the Nighthawk is cool. There’s a

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