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5 Most Advanced Fighter Jets of 2020

5 Most Advanced Fighter Jets of 2020

Air Forces are currently developing their most advanced 5th generation fighter jets, with manufacturers around the world shaping the future of combat aircraft. The emergence of global powers and increased territorial disputes are pushing defence forces to reconsider strategies where aerial dominance becomes a priority for victory. Manufacturers like Lockheed Martin, Mikoyan, Dassault, Airbus, BAE Systems and China’s Chengdu Aerospace ...

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Antonov AN-140-100 Based Spy Plane – Russia Starts Preliminary Flight Trail

Antonov AN-140-100 Based Spy Plane - Russia Starts Preliminary Flight Trail

Russia’s newest spy plane has started operational testing at OJSC Experimental Machine Building Plant n.a. V.M. Myasishchev (United Aircraft Corporation). The surveillance plane designed for the Russian Air Force is a modified Antonov AN-140-100 light military transport aircraft. United Aircraft Corporation was established in February 20th, 2006 for the development of the Russian aircraft industry, and implementation of aviation programs ...

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Top 5 must watch movies for military aviation enthusiasts

Top 5 must watch movies for military aviation enthusiasts

Many real world military aircraft’s have appeared in movies. These appearances show the popularity of the aircraft’s. They also showcase their capabilities to general public. We here at Defence Aviation love to unwind by searching and watching some really good movies related to fighter planes. We love the dogfights, chase sequences and the actual fighters. We looked into the story ...

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Did China steal stealth technology from US and Russia for Chengdu J-20?

Did China steal stealth technology from US and Russia for Chengdu J-20?

A few weeks back we saw the internet buzzing with photographs showing  Beijing’s first stealth fighter jet, the Chengdu J-20. The J-20 prototype was first photographed when it was preparing for high-speed taxing trial at the CAC airfield on December 22, 2010. Chengdu J-20 China has also carried out the test flight of its advanced laser-evading stealth fighter. The J-20 ...

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