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Day: January 12, 2024

Italian Air Force To Acquire Leonardo Astore Armed UAS

The Leonardo Astore with the Cirit launcher installed under the wing. (Photo: Unknown author via RID) Astore is a further development of the well-known Falco UAS, equipped with the Turkish-made Cirit 70mm laser guided rockets. According to reports, the Italian Air Force requested the Parliament’s approval for the acquisition of four Leonardo Astore armed UASs …

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‘Vandy 1’ F/A-18F And U-2 Recreate Famous F-4 And SR-71 Photo

An F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the “Vampires” of Air Test and Evaluation Squadron Nine (VX-9), and a U-2 Dragonlady fly over Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Jonathan Newbery). In the box the famous F-4 with SR-71 photo. The “Vandy 1” Super Hornet of VX-9 and the U-2S of …

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U.S. And UK Carry Out Strikes On Houthi Positions In Yemen – What We Know

An EA-18G launches from USS Eisenhower during the air strikes on Yemen. (Image generated by The Aviationist based on a video released by CENTCOM) Supported by Allies, US and UK have carried out strikes on Houthi sites in Yemen in response to ‘unprecedented’ attacks. “Today, at my direction, U.S. military forces—together with the United Kingdom …

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