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Turkey has activated at least one battery of S-400 missile system

Turkey has activated at least one battery of S-400 missile system

Turkey has started testing the Russian-made S-400 air defense systems purchased from Moscow, despite threats of sanctions from the United States. As seen in the picture, American made F-16 was used for testing and calibration of a 91N6E surveillance & acquisition radar and a 96L6E air search & acquisition radar (mounted on an 40V6M mast) on an S-400 battery. Turkey ...

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Missile battery on the roof of a Building near the White House

“Mystery” missile battery spotted on roof of building across street from White House

NBC News reported Tuesday that the White House and also the U.S. Capitol were placed on temporary lockdown following an airspace violation in Washington D.C., per law enforcement sources. The Secret Service said in a statement that the temporary lockdown was because of a “potential violation of the restricted airspace within the Capital Region.” During lockdown also was noticed the ...

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SAAB seeks clarity on strategic partnership with Indian Air Force

SAAB seeks clarity on strategic partnership with Indian Air Force

Swedish weapons systems producing giant SAAB, has fielded Gripen for the Indian Air Force tender for 114 fighter jets, is trying to find clarity on some provisions of the strategic partnership route of the Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP), Micael Johansson, president and CEO of SAAB said “India is very important, and we see vast potential here” . “We are awaiting ...

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Indian Air Force on High Alert: Pakistan Rattled

Indian Air Force on High Alert: Pakistan Rattled

After the airstrikes conducted by the Indian Air Force in Pakistan airspace in which around 200 militants were killed. Today, Pakistani jets violate the Indian airspace as they entered border areas of Nowshera sector in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district. There has been a lot of sensationalized news going around on Indian, Pakistani and World Media. We would ask all ...

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F-35 Sale denied by Trump, No Stealth Fighter Jets For Turkey

F-35 Sale

Amid increasing tensions between Ankara and Washington, the US President Donald Trump has signed the policy which will prevent the F-35 Sale to Turkey.  The Turkish Air Force has ordered 30 units, with 2 units already delivered and has planned to induct 120 units in total. Legal proviso added to stop the F-35 sale to Turkey A proviso has been ...

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Meet Boeing’s concept of MQ-25 Stingray: An Unmanned Carrier-Based Aerial-Refueling System

Meet Boeing's concept of MQ-25 Stingray: An Unmanned Carrier-Based Aerial-Refueling System

The United States Navy plans to procure unmanned aircraft that could refuel F/A-18E/F Super Hornets, EA-18G Growler and F-35 mid-air, effectively increasing their operating radius. MQ-25 would be the world’s first carrier-based Unmanned  Aeriel-Refueling System. The United States Navy has expressed interest in a refuelling system that has stealth capabilities. The video released by Boeing Defense shows a sneak preview ...

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Brazil plans to purchase HMS Ocean Helicopter Carrier for £84 million

Brazil plans to purchase HMS Ocean Helicopter Carrier for £84 million

Brazil plans to replace its ageing aircraft carrier São Paulo and the 22,000-tonne helicopter carrier seems to be the preferred choice. The HMS Ocean is planned to undergo a comprehensive refit to Brazil’s specification before it joins the Brazillian Navy with a new name. According to Brazilian journalist Roberto Lopes in an e-mail to UK Defence Journal, the ship’s cost to the ...

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Dozens of Aircraft with No Call-signs and Destination are leaving Iran. Are the powerful and the rich fleeing Iran?

Dozens of Aircraft with No Call-signs and Destination are leaving Iran. Are the powerful and the rich fleeing Iran?

Protests increasing in the last four days across Iran has made the top officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran very uneasy. Calls for severe actions against protestors has backfired against the government. Today an unusually large number of aircraft with no Call-signs and unidentifiable destination were seen leaving Iran on FlightRadar. Speculations of the members of the government and ...

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