Aero Report September 21th, 2014



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September 21th, 2014


Russian Military Aircraft Complete Redeployment During Exercises: Defense Ministry

The crews of the Russian air force units have completed redeployment at the airfields of the Eastern Military District as part of the Vostok 2014 drills, a Russian Defense Ministry representative told reporters Sunday...

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USAF praying to keep Eagles in Europe


The US Air Force top generals are silently praying to be able to keep their F-15C Eagle air-superiority fighters longer in Europe than planned. Reason: the Russian aggression towards Ukraine, the Baltic states, Scandinavia and other parts of Europe...

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Pilots Reflect Assumed Enemy’s Massive Airstrike During Russian Military Drills

The pilots participating in Russian strategic military exercise code-named Vostok-2014 have reflected a massive airstrike of the simulated enemy, a representative of Russia's Defense Ministry has told reporters...

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Here’s what a Harrier Jump Jet’s vertical landing at night looks like through IR vision


Top image shows an AV-8B Harrier preparing to land on the flightdeck of amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) during night operations. What makes the picture particularly interesting is the characteristic IR signature of the Jump Jet about to land on the flight deck of the ship...

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