• Ex-USS Boone Sunk Using SM-6 Missile, Paveway IV and Quicksink Bombs During US-UK Drills
    by Stefano D'Urso on October 2, 2022 at 7:34 pm

    The sinking of the decommissioned USS Boone saw in action, for the first time, many offensive capabilities, like the Quicksink bomb and the SM-6 missile in the anti-ship role. On September 7, 2022, a SINKEX [...] The post Ex-USS Boone Sunk Using SM-6 Missile, Paveway IV and Quicksink Bombs During US-UK Drills appeared first on The Aviationist.

  • Philippine FA-50PH Jets Undergoing Mandatory Precautionary Maintenance
    by Stefano D'Urso on September 30, 2022 at 11:04 am

    Only three out of twelve aircraft might be currently operational after delays in the supply chain of spare parts. The Philippine Air Force confirmed that some of its FA-50PH jets are currently non-operational and are [...] The post Philippine FA-50PH Jets Undergoing Mandatory Precautionary Maintenance appeared first on The Aviationist.

  • Check Out This Crazy Video of a NOAA Aircraft Flying inside Hurricane Ian
    by Tom Demerly on September 29, 2022 at 8:28 pm

    Extreme Turbulence, Equipment Flying, Mattresses Falling and a Very Cool Crew! A video surfaced yesterday across social media and news outlets of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration member Nick Underwood on a weather surveillance flight [...] The post Check Out This Crazy Video of a NOAA Aircraft Flying inside Hurricane Ian appeared first on The Aviationist.

  • Tactical Leadership Programme Course 22-3 At Albacete Hits Two Firsts
    by David Parody on September 29, 2022 at 2:18 pm

    U.S. Air Force F-35s and U.S. Navy Super Hornets from USS George W. Bush took part in latest TLP flying course. Running from Sept. 12 to 30, 2022, Tactical Leadership Programme Course 22-3, held at [...] The post Tactical Leadership Programme Course 22-3 At Albacete Hits Two Firsts appeared first on The Aviationist.

  • Could Sabotage Have Caused Nord Stream Pipeline Ruptures? And If So, How?
    by Tom Demerly on September 28, 2022 at 8:00 pm

    Naval Capabilities Exist That Could Have Caused the Nord Stream Pipeline Damage. It’s a non-fiction story that fiction writers like Tom Clancy or Ian Fleming could have dug their teeth into: a pair of mysterious [...] The post Could Sabotage Have Caused Nord Stream Pipeline Ruptures? And If So, How? appeared first on The Aviationist.