Archive for May, 2012


Italy ends the F-16 jet fighter

Eurofighter Typhoons of the Italian Air Force have replaced the last of the air forces’ F-16 jets to leave the Typhoon solely responsible for the defence of Italian airspace. Entering… Read more »


Final F-22 jet fighter delivery

Lockheed Martin leadership delivered today the 195th and last F-22 Raptor to U.S. Air Force leadership in a ceremony at the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics site here. With this delivery, the… Read more »


MOD Change of F-35 strike fighter

Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has announced that plans to deliver Carrier Strike capability will now be executed using a different type of Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) jet than was planned. The… Read more »


Max Thunder is major aerial drill

South Korea and the United States launched a biannual joint aerial drill Monday amid speculations of a potential nuclear test by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), the defense… Read more »