Archive for July, 2012


Lifting F-22 Raptor flight restrictions

Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta is satisfied the Air Force has identified the cause of hypoxia-like symptoms 12 F-22 pilots suffered, and restrictions he placed on use of the fifth-generation… Read more »


Improving air safety in Africa

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) urge Ministers attending the African Ministerial Meeting on Aviation Safety being held in Abuja, Nigeria to endorse… Read more »


Navy reaffirms commitment to F-35

Despite what’s circulating in the news and media, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jon Greenert is firmly committed to the F-35C Lightning II, a Navy spokesman said. Greenert recently raised… Read more »


Black Eagles – 1st Asian team to perform in Europe

Aircraft of a very different type were seen over the North Yorkshire skies this week as Royal Air Force Leeming hosted an aerobatic team preparing to make their debut at… Read more »

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Turkey deploys along Syrian border

Twin bombs exploded outside the Palace of Justice in Damascus on Thursday as deadly violence raged across the country and Turkey reinforced its volatile border with Syria with missile batteries. Ankara’s… Read more »