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Dutch Air Force to Patrol on Belgian Air Space
Air

Dutch Air Force to Patrol on Belgian Air Space

Royal Netherlands Air Force takes over Belgium’s Quick Reaction Alert (QRA) duties after the F-16 grounding to perform QRA air-policing to cover up.

Second Meltem-3 at Blue Homeland
Navy / Maritime Air Modernisation

Second Meltem-3 at Blue Homeland

The second P-72 Maritime Patrol Aircraft was delivered to the naval forces within the scope of the P-72 MELTEM-3 Project.

Belgian Air Force Grounds F-16 Fleet
Air Modernisation

Belgian Air Force Grounds F-16 Fleet

Belgian Air Force announced on February 11 that an F-16 aircraft had engine problems on take-off and landed immediately.

UK Reduces F-35 Fleet Giving a Path to Tempest
Air

UK Reduces F-35 Fleet Giving a Path to Tempest

The British Ministry of Defence has made significant cuts to the Royal Air Force's F-35 acquisition plans, including reducing the fleet by around two-thirds.

US Top Lawmaker Calls F-35’ Rathole,’
Air Investment Country Modernisation

US Top Lawmaker Calls F-35’ Rathole,’

F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program is under the scope of the House Armed Services Committee which called the F-35 a “rathole” in a virtual event.

Egypt’s Su-35 CAATSA Triangle
Air Bilateral Relations Defence Politics

Egypt’s Su-35 CAATSA Triangle

According to Al-Monitor, Russia officially announced that Egypt had received five Sukhoi Su-35 advanced combat aircraft.

MBDA Awarded First Contract For Albatros NG
Air Weapon / Missile

MBDA Awarded First Contract For Albatros NG

MBDA has been awarded the first contract for Albatros NG, a brand new CAMM-ER-based air defence system.

Unmanned AN-2s: Azerbaijan’s Unknown Heroes
Air Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems Sensors

Unmanned AN-2s: Azerbaijan’s Unknown Heroes

Middle East Eye (MEE) unrevealed information about the Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict. According to Ragıp Soylu’s report, the Azerbaijani military used Soviet-era Antonov An-2 single-engine aircraft as a decoy to destroy Russian S-300s with Israeli “Harop” suicide drones.

Fastest Cargo Aircraft Ever: F-15E
Air Logistics

Fastest Cargo Aircraft Ever: F-15E

The US Air Force has added a new mission to a fighter aircraft. The F-15 Strike Fighter carried its own or another aircraft bomb on board.

The Photo of the Day
Air Unmanned Systems

The Photo of the Day

Turkish Aerospace’s armed UAV Anka's Instagram photo has suddenly become popular in Turkey.

Italy got F-35B Landed on ITS Cavour
Navy / Maritime Air

Italy got F-35B Landed on ITS Cavour

A VX-23 F-35B aircraft landed on Italian Navy’s aircraft carrier ITS Cavour.

DASAL's ALBATROS is in the Sky
Air Logistics Unmanned Systems

DASAL's ALBATROS is in the Sky

Turkey's first indigenous cargo UAV, ALBATROS, is in the sky.

Bluehomeland (Mavi Vatan) Exercise Began
Land Navy / Maritime Air Unmanned Systems

Bluehomeland (Mavi Vatan) Exercise Began

Turkish Navy’s planned drill “Blue Homeland 2021” have started. The drill will be executed on the Mediterranean Sea and the Aegean Sea simultaneously.

Poseidon 21 Black Sea Naval Exercises Began
Navy / Maritime Air Regional / Strategy Defence Politics Unmanned Systems

Poseidon 21 Black Sea Naval Exercises Began

The multinational exercise “Poseidon 21” started on Saturday, February 27, in the Black Sea port of Constanta.