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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B-52H’s Crew Gives Unprecedented Walkaround Tour Of The Stratofortress Bomber

Lt. Col. Bohl introduces the B-52H Stratofortress during the walkaround tour. (Screenshot from YouTube video below) ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/BUFF_Walkaround_Barksdale_top.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/BUFF_Walkaround_Barksdale_top.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> Barksdale AFB’s instructors shared with us their extensive knowledge of

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Two U.S. B-1B Bombers Make First Ever Visit To Spangdahlem AB, Germany, After Baltic Mission

A B-1B Lancer assigned to the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron prepares to land at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, Oct. 7, 2021. The B-1 is a strategic bomber capable of delivering

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15 U.S. F-15E Strike Eagles Have Deployed To Greece For Operation Castle Forge

One of the 15 F-15E Strike Eagles takes off from RAF Lakenheath to Larissa AB, Greece, on Oct. 6, 2021. (All images: Stewart Jack) ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Castle-Forge-top.jpg?fit=460%2C259&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Castle-Forge-top.jpg?fit=706%2C397&ssl=1″ /> F-15Es from

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Profiles in Aviation: Nathan Gordon Rescued 15 Men Against All Odds

PBY Pilot Gordon and His Crew Snatched Downed Bomber Crews From Under Japanese Noses Nathan Green Gordon was born in Morrilton in Arkansas on 4 September 1916. His education began…

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We catch up with Zara Rutherford, the youngest woman to attempt solo circumnavigation

Zara Rutherford taxies her plane after landing in Seattle from Redding, Calif. Piloting a single-engine plane through the mountainous regions of the Pacific Northwest and onward to Alaska in the

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Invader: The Medium Bomber With the Identity Problem

The Douglas A-26/B-26 Invader Fought in Three Big Wars and Many Smaller Ones The Douglas A-46 Invader was created as a replacement for the company’s previous twin-engine attack aircraft, the…

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