50 Years Since World’s First Fourth Generation Fighter Flew – F-14 Tomcat Half a Century On

December 2020 marks 50 years since the world’s first combat jet with fourth generation capabilities took its first flight, with the F-14 Tomcat taking off for the…

Okinawa Could Soon House American F-15EX Jets with New AGM-183 Hypersonic Missiles – Beijing and Pyongyang in the Crosshairs

With the new F-15EX ‘4+ generation’ heavyweight fighter expected to enter service in the U.S. Air Force shortly, much the fleet is expected to be deployed to…

Mummified Mice Found in Colorful 2,000-year-old Egyptian Tomb

Mummified humans are a familiar discovery in Egypt, and recently come to light are mummified cats, dogs, and falcons. But mice? Yes, dozens of preserved mice were…

Tomb of King Tut Finally Reopened after a Decade Spent Repairing Tourist Damage

After nearly a decade devoted to restoration, the tomb of King Tutankhamun, the world’s most famous pharaoh, has been unveiled anew. Unfortunately, the tourist excitement had taken…

Tomb of Kaires the ‘Keeper of the Secret’ and the Pharaoh’s ‘Sole Friend’ Unearthed in Egypt

The Czech Institute of Egyptology has announced an amazing discovery, that was made during their ongoing work near a pyramid in the deserts of Egypt. They have…

Russia Claims Dozens of ‘Polish Mercenaries’ Neutralised in Precision Airstrike Alongside Rocket Artillery Systems

The Russian Defense Ministry has claimed that up to 80 Polish mercenaries and eight Grad multiple launch rocket systems were neutralised in an airstrike on the Megatex…

France Retires Mirage 2000C Fighters After Four Decades in Service: Just How Obsolete Were They?

On June 23 the French Air Force retired its final squadron of Mirage 2000C single engine lightweight fighters, a class which fist entered service in 1983 and…

Spain Orders Modernised Eurofighters For Just 34 Percent the Price Kuwait Paid: $108 Million Each

The Spanish Air Force is set to acquire 20 new Eurofighter medium weight twin engine aircraft, including 16 single seater and four twin seater jets under a…

Russian Su-35 Fighter Jet Allegedly Capable of Destroying Ukrainian S-300 anti-aircraft Missile

International Military – Recently, the Russian Su-35 fighter jet was claimed to be capable of destroying the Ukrainian S-300 anti-aircraft missile. According to the Russian Ministry, the…

What Makes The F-15E Strike Eagle Special

“Strike Eagle, Strike Eagle, they call me by name/I bombed the hell outta Goldwater Range…” So begins the song that Dick Jonas—Vietnam ധąɾ fighter pilot turned professional…