The Sukhoi S-32 is a Su-47 Berkut prototype that never left the drawing board (as far a I know), its a very interesting aircraft, that features a single flat vertical vectoring nozzle for both its engines. The tailfins are angled inwards, a internal weapons bay and close to zero information on...
The defense analyst and record producer Pierre Sprey passed away a few days ago.
May he rest in peace. :(
the sale of the Gorshkov was, and still is one of India's most controversial naval acquisitions.
I recalled that it was close to not going through due to changes in pricing and schedule.
Lets assume that India decided NOT to go with the Gorshkov
- How would this happen?
- What would India's...
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The Mi8 Hip Prototype made its first flight on June 24th 1961 (images courtesy Of Russian Helicopters JSC)
So over the years it’s been a pleasure to see either Mi8 or M17 so here are my photos from likes of Farnborough 2016, Heli-Russia 2017, Dubai Air Show 2017 and Austrian Airpower 2019...
Few years before I came over a unique HOT missile launcher mounted on a rover.
Known as HOT ATLAS, it is the only man-power operated HOT launcher, service in Moroccan Army. Any further info or pics about it?
In this scenario
the Vietnam War follows the same path as the Korean war, and after years of intense fighting
the two sides agree to a long term cease fire (but no peace deal, like the Koreas). splitting the two countries along the 17th parallel
How would this change
- the aircraft composition...
On this day 4 decades ago, the Royal Air Force receives its first Chinook helicopter
(Photo courtesy of Boeing)
And the rest is history serving Falklands, Beirut, Kuwait...