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Everything You Need To Know About ‘Blue Flag 2021, The Largest And Most Advanced Air Exercise Ever Held in Israel
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Everything You Need To Know About ‘Blue Flag 2021, The Largest And Most Advanced Air Exercise Ever Held in Israel

4th and 5th generation aircraft from Israel, France, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, UK and US are taking part in Blue Flag 2021. Here’s everything you need to know. Ovda (or Uvda) Air Base, north of [...] The post Everything You Need To Know About ‘Blue Flag 2021, The Largest And Most Advanced Air Exercise Ever Held in Israel appeared first on The Aviationist.
Let’s Focus On The Italian Air Force Air Displays At The Rivolto Airshow
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Let’s Focus On The Italian Air Force Air Displays At The Rivolto Airshow

Along with the Frecce Tricolori’s anniversary, the Rivolto airshow provided an opportunity for the Italian Air Force to show its capabilities to the public. During the past few weeks, we reported about the international airshow [...] The post Let’s Focus On The Italian Air Force Air Displays At The Rivolto Airshow appeared first on The Aviationist.
Check Out This Insane Footage Of An SR-71 Blackbird Flying In Formation With A Hornet Filmed From An F-16’s FLIR
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Check Out This Insane Footage Of An SR-71 Blackbird Flying In Formation With A Hornet Filmed From An F-16’s FLIR

Amazing clip filmed through a FLIR (Forward Looking Infra Red) of an F-16 shows a Blackbird and an F/A-18 Hornet flying together. Have you ever seen a FLIR video of an SR-71? Well, there’s a [...] The post Check Out This Insane Footage Of An SR-71 Blackbird Flying In Formation With A Hornet Filmed From An F-16’s FLIR appeared first on The Aviationist.
F-35 In ‘Beast Mode’, Swing-Role Typhoons And Everything You’ll Find In The 2022 Calendar Of The Italian Air Force
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F-35 In ‘Beast Mode’, Swing-Role Typhoons And Everything You’ll Find In The 2022 Calendar Of The Italian Air Force

The Italian Air Force 2022 Calendar Marks A Significant Change In The Service’s Communication Strategy. On Oct. 7, 2021, the Aeronautica Militare (Italian Air Force) presented its 2022 calendar during an event attended by civil [...] The post F-35 In ‘Beast Mode’, Swing-Role Typhoons And Everything You’ll Find In The 2022 Calendar Of The Italian Air Force appeared first on The Aviationist.
We Have A New Logo And Here’s The Full Story Behind It
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We Have A New Logo And Here’s The Full Story Behind It

Our new logo features an F-117. But it’s not because the Nighthawk is cool. There’s a whole story behind it and here it is, from Mauro Roder, who designed the new logo, polo shirts, patches [...] The post We Have A New Logo And Here’s The Full Story Behind It appeared first on The Aviationist.
B-52H’s Crew Gives Unprecedented Walkaround Tour Of The Stratofortress Bomber
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B-52H’s Crew Gives Unprecedented Walkaround Tour Of The Stratofortress Bomber

Barksdale AFB’s instructors shared with us their extensive knowledge of the BUFF (Big Ugly Fat Fella), with many interesting, little-known details. For almost 70 years, the B-52 Stratofortress bomber has been one of the most [...] The post B-52H’s Crew Gives Unprecedented Walkaround Tour Of The Stratofortress Bomber appeared first on The Aviationist.
15 U.S. F-15E Strike Eagles Have Deployed To Greece For Operation Castle Forge
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15 U.S. F-15E Strike Eagles Have Deployed To Greece For Operation Castle Forge

F-15Es from the 336th Fighter Squadron “Rocketeers” are currently stationed at Larissa Air Base. Split in three cells of 5 aircraft, 15 F-15E Strike Eagles belonging to the 4th Fighter Wing from Seymour Johnson Air Force [...] The post 15 U.S. F-15E Strike Eagles Have Deployed To Greece For Operation Castle Forge appeared first on The Aviationist.
Fairchild AFB Launched The Largest KC-135 MITO (Minimum Interval Take Off) Mission In Base’s History Last Week
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Fairchild AFB Launched The Largest KC-135 MITO (Minimum Interval Take Off) Mission In Base’s History Last Week

The KC-135 MITO was part of a proficiency and readiness exercise to validate Fairchild’s maintenance generation and the ability to launch multiple aircraft in rapid succession. On Sept. 29, 2021, the 92nd Air Refueling Wing [...] The post Fairchild AFB Launched The Largest KC-135 MITO (Minimum Interval Take Off) Mission In Base’s History Last Week appeared first on The Aviationist.