Aviation Finance Info

Month: January 2024

Another U.S. F-16 Has Crashed In The Yellow Sea. Pilot Ejected Safely.

An F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan.19, 2024. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jovan Banks) The F-16, assigned to the 8th Fighter Wing, experienced an in-flight emergency near Kunsan Air Base, South Korea. On Jan. 31, 2024, at around 08:41 AM LT, an F-16 Fighting Falcon …

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Czech Republic Signs Deal to Procure Two Dozen F-35s

F-35A (Image credit: Lockheed Martin) Prague is Joining the European F-35 User Group with 24 Lightning II aircraft. Czech Republic’s Defence Minister Jana Černochová and U.S. Ambassador Bijan Sabet signed a Memorandum of Understanding between the Czech Republic and the US for the procurement of 24 F-35 Lightning II 5th generation multi-role combat aircraft. This …

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Restored Ukrainian MiG-29 Fulcrum With AGM-88 Missiles Now Sporting ‘Shark Mouth’

The “new” shark mouth on a Ukrainian Air Force MiG-29 (Image credit: WarbirdCrew Telegram Channel) A Ukrainian Air Force MiG-29 Fulcrum was given a shark mouth, a type of nose art often applied to aircraft flying the SEAD role. Some interesting images first shared online on Jan. 23, 2024, by the WarBirdCrew Telegram Channel, show …

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The Swiss Military Cancels Most Its Major Events Due To The Difficult Financial Situation

Helvetic Airways Embraer E190-E2 flies alongside the Patrouille Suisse. (Image via Daniele Maiolo / Best Shot Aircraft) The Swiss Army has announced it will renounce to a substantial part of the planned public events in the next two years, including AirSpirit24 and Defense25, due to a difficult financial situation. With a press release issued on …

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