What is afterburner?

What is afterburner?

Many jets, especially military jets, have afterburners. What are they exactly ? Here is our attempt at a definition to explain what it is and how it works. But also why they are us.

Continue Reading »

Is the F-35 a money pit

Is the F-35 a money pit

Is the F35 looking more and more like a white elephant ? This is a point that many argue despite the successful testings of late last year. But the program, designed to replace a v.

Continue Reading »

L39 Albatros jet fighter multicam video

L39 Albatros jet fighter multicam video

If you have ever wondered what flying a jet fighter looked like from the outside, here is a very good video of what to expect. The film has been made by Tematis, the French special.

Continue Reading »

A view to kill – the new Typhoon helmet

A view to kill – the new Typhoon helmet

A view to kill ! This is not an expression anymore thanks to BAE Systems. The british company has just unveiled its new helmet for the Eurofighter Typhoon, which is a marvel of tec.

Continue Reading »

Last Harrier launch from HMS Ark Royal

Last Harrier launch from HMS Ark Royal

HMS Ark Royal, the United Kingdom’s Flagship, facilitated the last ever launch of the iconic Harrier GR9 aircraft from her decks at 0900 on 24 November 2010, approximately 40 nau.

Continue Reading »

National Museum of USAF goes virtual

National Museum of USAF goes virtual

Air Force history buffs now can walk by JFK’s Air Force One or the Presidential Gallery at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force from their living rooms. Museum officials re.

Continue Reading »

The Mig 29 will go in maintenance in Feb 2011

The Mig 29 will go in maintenance in Feb 2011

The Mig 29 will soon go into maintenance we have heard, from February 2011 until september 2011. This is a long time to wait for until one is again able to fly to the edge of space.

Continue Reading »

1st Navy F-35 C arrives

1st Navy F-35 C arrives

The first F-35C Lightning II carrier variant, the U.S. Navy’s first stealth fighter, arrived at Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River, Md., on Saturday, Nov. 6 at 2:37 p.m. The .

Continue Reading »

40th birthday for the Snowbirds

40th birthday for the Snowbirds

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds Demonstration Team is marking its 40th Anniversary last weekend with performances at 15 Wing Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. Based out of 15 Wing Moose Jaw,.

Continue Reading »

Understanding G Force

Understanding G Force

When you fly a fighter jet, you are subject to G force. G force can be positive and negative, which implies that the weight of your body will be submitted to variations of weight d.

Continue Reading »

« 1 ... 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 »
© 2009 NEWSPRESS. POWERED BY WORDPRESS AND WPCRUNCHY.
Design by Acai Berry. In collaboration with Online Gambling, Credit Repair and spielautomat