Aeronautics

Fighter jet intercepts plane near Donald Trump’s golf club

A US Air Force fighter jet intercepted a small general aviation aircraft flying near President Donald Trump’s private golf club on Saturday.<p>The US military is announcing that an F-16 jet intercepted a plane around 12.30pm flying “without proper clearances or communications” in the temporary flight …

Donald Trump

Britain Unveils the Tempest: 6th Generation Twin-Engine Stealth Fighter - Warrior Maven

But will London pull the trigger?<p>With a flourish of a silk curtain at the Farnborough Air Show on July 16, British defense secretary Gavin Williamson …

Aviation

Inside Tempest – the fighter jet of the future

I’m at Farnborough International Airshow, looking down into the cockpit of the jet fighter of the future – and it’s empty. Instead of the usual rows …

Military Aircraft

Red Air Gets a High-Tech Upgrade With Garmin's New Tandem Cockpit

FARNBOROUGH, England -- Forget about paying hundreds of thousands of dollars for custom flight ops integration each time it needs to be loaded into a …

Farnborough Airshow

Rafael deal: Rahul hurt Indian leaders’ image globally, says Arun Jaitley

Rahul, however, said that he stood by his statement in Parliament. “Let them deny if they want. He (Macron) said that before me. I was there, Anand …

India

World’s first supersonic short-takeoff and vertical-landing fighter trains in Hawaii

ADVERTISING<p>There’s a whole lot of amphibious assault training and stealth fighter flying going on in Hawaii.<p>Marines and sailors with the 13th Marine …

Military

Airbus eyes fighter jet merger with BAE

Airbus (OTCPK:EADSY) is open to a merger of its jet fighter business with that of BAE Systems (OTCPK:BAESY), the <i>Sunday Times</i> reports.<p>It's time to …

Military Aircraft

Insider-out

What was supposed to be a celebration of democratic discourse in all its diversity was overtaken by the interpretation of two gestures before ‘the …

India

Putin, Macron discuss joint humanitarian aid to Syria

MOSCOW, July 21 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed the implementation of a joint …

News (China)

National Day parade held in Brussels

The themes of this year’s parade were the commemoration of the centenary of the end of World War I and the 5th anniversary of Belgium’s current King …

Belgium

The AK-12 and AK-15: Russia's Latest Deadly Assault Rifles

Better than the AK-47?The Russian armed forces serve eleven consecutive time zones, from Kaliningrad in the west to Khabarovsk in the far east. …

Military

Rahul Gandhi's Rafale uproar gets French reply

Responding to Congress president Rahul Gandhi's claim that the French President denied any secrecy clause in the Rafale jet deal, the French …

India

The 'F-35 changes the game,' and the US and its European allies are making big plans for it

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin's F-35 fighter jet is arriving in growing numbers in Europe, and is poised to play a much broader role in missile defense and other warfare plans than conventional fighters, according to US and European officials.<p>After years of technical challenges …

Military

Boeing would be 'thrilled' with role on new UK fighter-defence CEO

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Boeing Co (BA.N), the world's largest planemaker, would be "thrilled" to participate in a new British fighter jet programme, the company's defence chief said, although she said Britain still needed to clarify details about the project.<p>Leanne Caret, chief executive …

Aviation

Israeli Army Ready to Attack Iran

Military and political members reported to pro-Netanyahu newspaper, Israel Hayom, that the Israeli Army is now ready more than ever to attack …

Middle East

Saab CEO Says Warplane Maker Could Join U.K.-Led Fighter Program

Saab AB, maker of the Gripen warplane, said it’s interested in joining a U.K.-led project to develop a cutting-edge combat aircraft that would be a …

Aviation

5 Amazing Concept Cars From the 1950s and 1960s That Look Like They're From Outer Space

Car culture sure ain’t what it used to be. Back in its glory days, the automobile was a triumphant marriage of form and function, beauty and …

General Motors

Russia's Next Big Military Sale: To Mexico?

Could this really happen? Read on.Putin didn’t waste any time.Within days after Mexico canceled a $1.4 billion order for U.S. helicopters, Moscow …

Military

A Peek At Red Flag-Alaska

A U.S. Air Force F-15 Eagle flew all the way from Kadena Air Base in Japan, the home of the 67th Fighter Sqdn., to arrive at Alaska’s Eielson …

Military

Beyond the F-22 or F-35: What Will the Sixth-Generation Jet Fighter Look Like?

Lasers, Drone Swarms, Artificial Intelligence, Sensor Fusion and Optionally-Manned. Oh my!The American development and deployment of Fifth-Generation …

Stealth Aircraft

No more a Pappu: How Rahul Gandhi made most of an impossible situation

On the eve of the no-confidence motion, Congress strategists understood well they had none in their ranks who could match up to Prime Minister …

India

Disrespectful or Stroke of Genius? Here's How Social Media Interpreted Rahul's Hug to Modi

While people debated the legitimacy of the hug, one thing was certain: Rahul Gandhi ensured that all eyes were on him.<p>Rahul Gandhi stole the show on …

India

Google's Larry Page Investing Heavily In Flying Cars

A future fantasy, or present day possibility?<p>Google's Larry Page is already a gazzilionaire thanks to his founding of a company that does practically …

Flying Car

Mattis criticizes Turkey on human rights but still wants it to get stealth jets

<b>(CNN) —</b> Secretary of Defense James Mattis criticized Turkey for its "authoritarian drift" and its record on human rights but still wants the NATO ally to receive the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, according to a letter to a senior lawmaker on Capitol Hill.<p>"I understand and agree with Congressional …

Human Rights

How to drive supercars without a hedge fund

Those aren’t questions that most people will ever ask because, let’s face it, owning a supercar is not cheap. The initial purchase price is …

Hedge Funds

Malaysia to release report on missing flight MH370 on July 30

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia will release on July 30 a long-awaited report into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the transport minister said on Friday.<p>In May, Malaysia called off a privately-funded underwater search for the aircraft, which became one of the world's greatest …

Airplanes

Air Force Secretary: Offutt RC Are 'Safe and Effective'

The Air Force has no plans to speed up development of new reconnaissance aircraft for the 55th Wing in spite of revelations by The World-Herald of …

Military

IRON MAIDEN's BRUCE DICKINSON Discusses 'Hawker Tempest' British Fighter Plane

<b>Wargaming</b> — the company behind free-to-play titles <b>World Of Tanks</b> (2010), <b>World Of Warplanes</b> (2013) and <b>World Of Warships</b> (2015) — recently announced …

Iron Maiden

Senators Introduce Bill To Restrict International Loans To Turkey Until They Release Detained Americans

3:52 PM 07/20/2018<p>Six U.S. Senators introduced a bill on Thursday calling on multiple global finance institutions to prohibit loans or other …

Conservative View

Focus: The Fastest Spinners

July 20, 2018• <i>Physics</i> 11, 73<p>Two teams report spinning nanoscale particles at more than 60 billion rpm, the fastest rotation of any object, …

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