Showing posts with label fighter jets. Show all posts
Showing posts with label fighter jets. Show all posts

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Israel-Russia 'Hotline' Prevented Russian Jet From Downing, Ex-Minister Says

former Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon
The so-called hotline that has been used by the Israeli and Russian military in Syria over past three years has helped prevent a Russian jet that almost entered Israel’s airspace from potentially being shot down, former Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon told Sputnik.

Friday, April 27, 2018

We Are 'Not Interested' in US F-35 Fighters: Indian Air Force Chief

US F-35 Fighters
The Indian Air Force (IAF) has once again denied reports that it is interested in procuring Lockheed Martin's F-35 fighter jets. IAF chief B. S. Dhanoa has categorically rubbished such reports in a section of the Indian media.

Friday, December 22, 2017

Russia Delivers Second Batch of Su-35 Fighter Jets to China: Source

Su-35 fighter jets
Russia has sent the second batch of 10 Su-35 fighter jets (NATO reporting name: Flanker-E) to China under a contract signed back in 2015, a source familiar with Russia’s military and technical cooperation with foreign states told TASS on Friday.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

US bombers fly off east coast of North Korea in show of force

east coast of North Korea
US bombers accompanied by fighter jets flew off the east coast of North Korea today in a show of force designed to project American military power in the face of Pyongyang's weapons programmes, the Pentagon said.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

U.S. fighter jet avoids collision with Iranian drone

Iranian drone
An Iranian drone came within 100 feet of a U.S. Navy fighter jet preparing to land on the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier in the central Persian Gulf, a situation the Defense Department described as "dangerous."

Thursday, June 22, 2017

US gave no explanations to Russia over downing of Syrian jet: Maria Zakharova

Moscow has not received any explanations from Washington over the downing of the Syrian Air Force Su-22 warplane by the US-led coalition, except those that were expressed publicly, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Russian defense minister's plane buzzed over Baltic by NATO jet (video)

A plane carrying Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu was buzzed by a NATO F-16 fighter jet as it flew over the Baltic Sea, but was seen off by a Russian Sukhoi-27 military jet, Russian news agencies reported on Wednesday.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Friday, December 2, 2016

Denmark to pull fighter jets out of İncirlik base in Turkey

Demark announced on Dec. 2 that it would not extend a six-month mission for seven F-16 jets deployed at the İncirlik Air Base in the southern Turkish province of Adana, currently participating in the U.S.-led coalition’s fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Saturday, November 26, 2016

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“The U.S. must stop supporting terrorists who are destroying Syria and her people" : US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard

US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard, recently visited Syria, and even met with President Bashar Al-Assad. She also visited the recently libe...