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  • Joint response: World Air Forces Directory introduction


    Air arms around the world reacted to multiple challenges during 2011, despite fleet and budget cuts. We list the current inventories and procurement plans of 160 nations.


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  • Israeli Patriot downs Syrian Su-24


    ​A Syrian air force Sukhoi Su-24 was shot down on 23 September by an Israeli Raytheon Patriot surface-to-air missile. ...


  • Joint response: World Air Forces Directory introduction


    Air arms around the world reacted to multiple challenges during 2011, despite fleet and budget cuts. We list the...


  • Georgian conflict may trigger Russian fleet upgrade


    Four confirmed aircraft losses during a five-day air war with Georgia suggest that Russia underestimated its former...


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  • Israeli Patriot downs Syrian Su-24

    News | 23 Sep 2014 09:43 | Arie Egozi

    ​A Syrian air force Sukhoi Su-24 was shot down on 23 September by an Israeli Raytheon Patriot surface-to-air missile. The Syrian fighter had approached the Israeli border on the Golan heights before it was brought down.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israeli-Patriot-downs-Syrian-Su-24-404050/
  • IMI offers Mars missile for multiple fighters

    News | 25 Jul 2013 14:07 | Arie Egozi

    Israel Military Industries has identified a variety of combat aircraft types as potential host platforms for its Mars precision-guided weapon ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IMI-offers-Mars-missile-for-multiple-fighters-388715/
  • Joint response: World Air Forces Directory introduction

    News | 14 Dec 2011 17:10 | Craig Hoyle

    Air arms around the world reacted to multiple challenges during 2011, despite fleet and budget cuts. We list the current inventories and procurement plans of 160 nations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Joint-response-World-Air-Forces-Directory-introduction-366005/
  • VIDEO: Su-27 crashes at Radom Air Show

    News | 30 Aug 2009 13:57 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Two Sukhoi Su-27 pilots have thought to have died after their aircraft crashed while displaying at the Radom Air Show in Polandhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Su-27-crashes-at-Radom-Air-Show-331659/
  • Georgian conflict may trigger Russian fleet upgrade

    News | 18 Aug 2008 17:00 | Vladimir Karnozov

    Four confirmed aircraft losses during a five-day air war with Georgia suggest that Russia underestimated its former ally's air defence capabilities, and...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Georgian-conflict-may-trigger-Russian-fleet-upgrade-314826/
  • Russian air force suspends Su-25 flights

    News | 03 Jul 2006 23:00

    <P>The Russian air force has suspended all operations by Sukhoi Su-25 attack aircraft, following the fatal crash of an Su-25 near Bryansk, in western Russia on 28 June, says Russian air force assistant commander-in-chief Col Alexander Drobyshevsky.</P> <P>“Commander-in-chief Gen Vladimir Mikhailov decided to suspend Su-25 flights, until the crash in the Bryansk region has been investigated,” Drobyshevsky says.</P> <P>The Su-25 pilot, Lt Col Andrei Vakhovsky, a deputy regiment commanding officer, with 2,000 flight hours, reported that he felt unwell and stopped responding to ground controllers immediately before the accident, Drobyshevsky says.</P> <P>His wingman told him to eject, but he failed to respond and his aircraft crashed into the forest, killing the pilot.</P> <P>The aircraft was one of four on a routine flight from the Buturlinovka airfield in the Voronezh region. </P> <P>The Russian air force routinely grounds all aircraft of a type following a crash until an explanatiohttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-air-force-suspends-Su-25-flights-207613/