Category Archives: World

Zwitserse F-18 van Payerne crasht in Frankrijk


Een Zwitserse militair vliegtuig is woensdag 14/10 neergestort rond 11:30 in een onbewoond gebied in de Doubs in het oosten van Frankrijk, waardoor er geen slachtoffers zijn. Het toestel komt volgens het ministerie van defensie van Payerne. De piloot van

US transport plane crash in Afghanistan


An American C-130 transport plane has crashed in Afghanistan, killing at least 11 people, a US defense official has said. Among the dead are several US troop members and contracted civilians whose nationalities have not been disclosed. The Taliban has

22 september 1995 – today 20 years ago – Yukla 27

The Alaska Boeing E-3 Sentry accident was the crash on 22 September 1995 of a United States Air Force Boeing E-3 Sentry airborne early warning aircraft with the loss of all 24 on board. The aircraft, serial number 77-0354 with

Investigation report. TLP crash Hellenic F-16. (26 Jan 2015)

As we go about enjoying our favourite hobby, photographing aircraft, at various locations. We tend to forget that things can go horribly wrong in a split second. It all looks so natural and normal after a while. Last week i received

Plane catches fire at Las Vegas airport


A British Airways jet has caught fire at Las Vegas airport, sending smoke billowing into the air, after suffering what the pilot described as a “catastrophic failure” of the left engine. The plane – a Boeing 777 heading from the

4 F-22’s from 95th Fighter Squadron Tyndall AFB arrived at Spangdahlem

Today 28 august 2015, 4 F-22’s from 95th Fighter Squadron Tyndall AFD arrived at Spangdahlem Air Base (Germany). This first-ever F-22 training deployment to Europe is funded by the European Reassurance Initiative, and provides support to bolster the security of

Pilot Dies When Stunt Plane Crashes in NY Air Show Practice

BREAKING A pilot has died after a plane crashed at the New York Air Show. Jackson Wang was there when it happened and has more. NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) _ State police say a pilot has died after his propeller-driven

Indian Air Force MiG-21crash 24/8

The wreckage of the Indian Air Force MiG-21 aircraft after it crashed and landed in the fields near village Soibugh of Budgam district, about 15 kilometres, southwest of Srinagar. (Source: AP)A Mig-21 Bison aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF)

Pentagon Will Test F-35 Against A-10

At the heart of the Air Force’s plans to retire the A-10 is the question of whether the F-35 can take over the close air support mission. So far, there has been significant doubt that the F-35 will be able

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II spotters view

If there is a aircraft that has a lot of speculations lately, it is the F-35. Too expensive, too bad, a lot of these things that the politicians concerns rather than the spottersworld. It is not the intention to start