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NATO Confirms Tracking Three Russian Planes Over Baltic Sea

NATO confirmed on Wednesday its planes had tracked three Russian aircraft over the Baltic Sea as they had not not responded to air traffic controllers or provided information about themselves. Russian Su-27 Vs. US...

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Super Hercules: Lockheed Martin Unveils C-130J Aircraft for Special Operations

The aircraft contains for engines and is designed to conduct intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, psychological operations, airdrop resupply, personnel recovery and humanitarian relief. Lockheed Martin announced in a statement on Tuesday it has rolled out its C-130J-SOF...

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IDEF 2017 Message from Davut Y?lmaz, General Manager, STM

STM: Centre of Excellence for Engineering, Technology and Consulting As we are all aware, the Turkish defence and aerospace industry has witnessed a rapid development in recent years, performing remarkably well across the world....

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TROUBLE IN THE AIR – US Air Force dispatches nuke-sniffer plane into the skies over North Korea on ’emergency’ mission

The WC-135 Constant Phoenix, a special-purpose US military plane, made a surprise sortie over the Sea of Japan. The US has dispatched a specialised “sniffer plane” to detect nuclear particles in the skies over North...

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Flight Lab: The Bizarre, Beautiful New Fliers of NASA’s Famed X-Plane Program

TUCKED AWAY IN the Mojave desert lies the Armstrong Flight Research Center, where NASA engineers imagine, design, and test the future of flight in aircraft that carry the designation “X.” That single letter has...