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2 hrs ago | RollingStone
A day before his band Iron Maiden performed at England's Sonisphere festival this year, vocalist Bruce Dickinson took to the air in a World War Iera fighter plane to put on a 12-minute dogfight over metal fans' heads.
6 hrs ago | Surrey Advertiser
The only flying example of the RAF's first jet powered bomber will mark its 65th anniversary at this year's Wings and Wheels .
10 hrs ago | Ars Technica
The F-35 program and the F-22 before it, coupled with budget sequestration, have put the Air Force into a strategic tailspin.
11 hrs ago | Grantham Journal
Two carers at a Grantham nursing home were so inspired by a resident's story that they have gone out of their way to ensure it is told.
12 hrs ago | Live Charts
Defence group BAE Systems posted lower half-year sales and profits as it flagged up a second half sales bias and a hit from currency headwinds.
16 hrs ago | Avia.Ru
The Russia's leading developer of combat aircraft Sukhoi Design Bureau celebrated its 75th anniversary on July 29th 2014.
MONTGOMERY,Alabama -- Auburn University at Montgomery mascot Curtiss the Warhawk was awarded Best Up and Coming Program for the second year in a row at the Universal Cheerleading Association's Collegiate Camp this weekend, according to a press release from the university.
Patrick Brady earned a Congressional Medal of Honor 46 years ago. He flew the well-known 'Huey' helicopters during the Vietnam War.
Flooding in Magadan, Russia has gotten so bad that it's sweeping away not only cars and roads, but fighter jets.
MAN contributor and prolific model airplane designer Pat Tritle has another great construction article coming.
With 2014 featuring important milestones for the Armed Forces including the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War and the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the displays on Sunday August 10 and Monday August 11, will celebrate some of the most iconic names in military aviation technology.
Sometime in 2015, the Pentagon will choose the successor to the venerable Humvee .
It use to be that seeing a MiG-29 Fulcrum screech across the sky was an unheard of event.
An E-4B leaves Boeing Wichita on its way to its final destination at Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska.
The last surviving crew member of the Enola Gay - the plane that dropped a nuclear bomb over Hiroshima - has died.
The restored Enola Gay, the Boeing B-29 Superfortress airplane used to drop the first atomic bomb in combat 06 August 1945 on Hiroshima, Japan, is seen on display at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, the Smithsonian's new addition to the National Air and Space Museum, 25 March, 2006 in Chantilly, Virginia.
1967 - While sailing off the coast of Vietnam, a malfunction in an McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II on the deck of the USS Forrestal causes a rocket to fire inadvertently; it hits another aircraft on the deck without exploding, but does rupture the plane's fuel tank.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 08:46 pm
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