The U.S. Navy Has Released New Details About The F/A-XX Next Generation Strike Fighter

The F/A-XX placeholder design as shown by the U.S. Navy in its vision for 2030-2035, together with a better image of the original fictional design. (Images via U.S. Navy and

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New Stealth Fighters, Aircraft Carriers And UCAVs: Dissecting The Real State Of China’s Naval Aviation

In this image the main differences between the FC-31 and the J-35. (Image via Andreas Rupprecht. ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/J-35-details.jpeg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/J-35-details.jpeg?fit=706%2C395&ssl=1″ /> We interviewed Chinese military aviation expert Andreas Rupprecht to learn

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The Only Time the Boeing YAL-1 Airborne Laser Testbed 747 Ever Came to an Airshow

YAL-1 on display at Davis Monthan AFB. (All images: Tom Demerly / The Aviationist) ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/YAL1_top.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/YAL1_top.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> Davis-Monthan Airshow in 2012, was the only time the public ever got

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Upcoming Russian Movie Recalls The Story Of The RuAF Su-24 Shot Down In Syria And The Death Of Its Pilot

The Su-24 Fencer in fire in one of the scenes of “Sky”. ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Sky-movie.png?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Sky-movie.png?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> The Russian movie “Sky” is based on the shootdown of the Russian Air Force

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Let’s Have A Look At The State Flights That Visited Rome For The G20 Summit

The Air Force One takes off from Rome Fiumicino airport on Nov. 1, 2021. (Image credit: Matteo Buono) ” data-medium-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Air-Force-One.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Air-Force-One.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> Last week, Rome hosted the G20 summit. And

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First F-35A Destined To The 495th Fighter Squadron At RAF Lakenheath Spotted During Test Flight

The first F-35A for the 495th Fighter Squadron. (Image credit: Matt Ellis) ” data-medium-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/F-35A-LN-tail-code.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/F-35A-LN-tail-code.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> The F-35A bound to the recently reactivated 495th FS Valkyries has flown with the

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Every A-10 Thunderbolt II Of The Maryland ANG Took Part In An ‘Elephant Walk’ At Warfield ANGB

16 A-10Cs taking part in the MD ANG “Elephant Walk” (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Schepers) ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/A-10-Elephant-Walk.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/A-10-Elephant-Walk.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> 16 A-10 Warthogs took part in

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Israel Prepares To Launch Giant Missile And Aircraft Detection Blimp Dubbed “Sky Dew”

“Sky Dew” (Image credit: IDF) ” data-medium-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/IDF-Sky-Dew-top.jpeg?fit=460%2C306&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i0.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/IDF-Sky-Dew-top.jpeg?fit=706%2C470&ssl=1″ /> The giant “Sky Dew” aerostat carries sensors that can identify incoming long-range missiles and aircraft. On Nov. 3, 2021, the Israeli

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Shipping Containers For Sale

A shipping container house is a prefabricated housing structure made of recycled shipping containers such as a refrigerated cargo container or an oversized freight container, usually of standard size, that

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Tornado: America’s First Multi-Engine Jet Bomber

North American’s B-45 Was the First of the “Class of 45” Jet Bombers, But It Didn’t Last The North American B-45 Tornado racked up an impressive number for firsts. It…

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