Posts Tagged ‘fighter’

Egypt to buy 30 Rafale fighter jets from France in multi-billion dollar deal

PARIS (AFP) — France has agreed to sell 30 more Rafale fighter jets to Egypt, a source close to the contract said on Monday, confirming an online report of a secret mega-defense deal. Investigative site Disclose, citing confidential documents it had obtained, said the deal had been signed on April 26 at the behest of […]

Egypt says France set to sell them 30 fighter jets in multi-billion deal

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“Street Fighter” Pelosi Claims She Would Have Fought Off Capitol Rioters

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has claimed that she would have fought the Capitol rioters with her stilettos had they managed to find her. When asked if the mob had frightened her, Pelosi replied, “I’m pretty tough. I’m a street fighter.” You can unsubscribe any time. By subscribing you agree to our Terms of Use. The […]

France admits torture and murder of Algerian freedom fighter in 1950s, but no apology for Algeria for colonial past

French President Emmanuel Macron has formally admitted that his country’s forces “tortured and murdered” Algerian freedom fighter Ali Boumendjel in 1957 during the nation’s war for independence in a meeting with his grandchildren. Macron made the confession “in the name of France” as he met with Boumendjel’s grandchildren on Tuesday, providing an honest and official […]

US airstrikes on Iran-backed militias in Syria kill at least one fighter

US airstrikes against Iran-backed militias in eastern Syria killed at least one fighter and wounded several others in what US officials said was a calibrated response to rocket attacks against American personnel in Iraq. The attacks, which took place early on Friday Middle Eastern time, were deliberately limited in scope and designed to show that […]

The U.S. Air Force Just Admitted The F-35 Stealth Fighter Has Failed

$1.5 trillion later… Via: Forbes: The U.S. Air Force’s top officer wants the service to develop an affordable, lightweight fighter to replace hundreds of Cold War-vintage F-16s and complement a small fleet of sophisticated—but costly and unreliable—stealth fighters. The result would be a high-low mix of expensive “fifth-generation” F-22s and F-35s and inexpensive “fifth-generation-minus” jets, explained Air […]

Israeli MMA fighter defies odds and prejudice at Ultimate Fighting Championship

JTA — Natan Levy is no stranger to fighting. After moving to Israel from his native Paris as a boy, Levy would often tangle with kids picking on him because of his accent. But this aggressive prowess has helped some of his wildest dreams come true, silencing plenty of doubters along the way. Levy, 29, […]

Remembering Dr. Kotnis, an eminent surgeon, outstanding internationalist fighter against fascism, and an enduring symbol of India- China friendship

  Dr. Dwarkanath Shantaram Kotnis  (1910-1942) As people entered the new year with hopes of peace, and relief from disease (covid-19), we recall an event of December 30, 1942. Given here is a copy of an elegy hung in a memorial meeting hall in China on that day. It was held to pay tributes to […]

COVID restrictions protester compares herself to Nazi resistance fighter

 A woman protesting coronavirus restrictions in Germany likened herself to a resistance fighter killed in a Holocaust uprising. Speaking at a demonstration Saturday, a woman who identified herself as “Jana from Kassel” compared herself to Sophie Scholl, who was an organizer of the White Rose resistance movement in 1943 at the University of Munich. The […]

Exclusive – Union Workers Go All In to Reelect Their Fighter, Trump: ‘The Democrats Left Us Behind 30 Years Ago’

America’s union workers, especially in the swing states of Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania, are ready to deliver a victory for President Trump as they helped push him over the finish line in 2016. In exclusive interviews with Breitbart News, a handful of union workers said the 2020 presidential race with Trump vs. Democrat Joe Biden […]

Heroic Jewish Brigade fighter who downed Egyptian plane in 1948 dies of coronavirus at 95

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Turkey intervenes in War on Azerbaijan’s side, Shoots down Armenian Fighter Jets

    Well… Muslims helping Muslims, nothing shocking here, what’s shocking though is that us Christians aren’t helping each other. Why isn’t NATO, USA or Russia on Armenia’s side??? Why is Armenia all alone in all of this? Why are we Christians so divided and why are we watching Christian brothers being slaughtered by Muslims […]

Wasserman-Schultz opposing U.S. sale of F-35 fighter jets to UAE puts Democratic strategy on display

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Wasserman-Schultz op-ed opposing US sale of F-35 fighter jets to UAE puts Democratic strategy on display

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Nasrallah: When Israel kills a Hezbollah fighter, we’ll kill an IDF soldier

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah: When Israel kills one of our fighters, we’ll kill one of theirs Only by killing an Israeli solider will Hezbollah be satisfied that deterrence has been reestablished, ending tensions on Israel’s northern border, the Lebanese terror group’s leader Hassan Nasrallah says. “I want to be more clear than at any previous time: when […]

Trump administration pressing F-35 fighter jet sale to UAE over Israel’s objections

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China To Send Fighter Jet Escort For Kim When He Arrives In Singapore On Sunday

In the latest sign that the Singapore summit between the US and North Korea wouldn’t be happening without China’s permission, China’s leaders are reportedly considering whether to send fighter jets to escort North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as he travels through Chinese airspace during his trip to the island city-state, according to […]

Russian aircraft ‘INTERCEPT’ Israeli FIGHTER JETS over Libyan capital

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Turkey warns US it will look elsewhere if Washington fails to deliver F-35 fighter jets

“If I need such weapons, I will certainly procure my immediate needs from somewhere. But I do not think there will be a problem. In many resolutions that stipulate sanctions, Congress leaves the last word to the administration,” Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told reporters late Tuesday. US lawmakers seek to ban sales of F-35s […]

Thanks to Israel, F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets Get First Taste of Combat

There is a running joke that while the US is the world’s biggest maker and exporter of weapons, no other country uses military equipment and weapons as much as Israel. And, when it comes to state-of-the-art fighter jets, this is now officially the case: an Israeli military official said Israel was the first regime in the […]

Drones & fighter jets on display at German expo as opposition says people ‘want peace’ (VIDEO)

RT’s Peter Oliver visited the major exhibition for the aerospace and defense industries in the German capital, which kicked off this Wednesday.  Crisis-hit German army to spend millions on weapons & hardware – report One of the richest NATO members is showcasing the ultramodern Euro-MALE RPAS, developed in collaboration with France, Italy, and Spain. The […]

Qatari fighter jets endanger Emirati passenger plane – UAE officials

The civilian jet was crossing airspace run by Bahrain when it was shadowed by fighter planes on Sunday. The approaching military aircraft came so close that the passenger plane was forced to take evasive action, according to Emirati civil aviation authorities cited by the UAE state news agency. Bahrain’s aviation authority also issued a statement […]

Lockheed Martin Patents Nuclear Fusion-Powered Fighter Jet

Lockheed Martin has secretly been developing a game-changing compact nuclear fusion reactor that could potentially fit into a fighter jet. The Maryland-based defense contractor recently obtained a patent associated with its design for a fully compact fusion reactor, after filing for the patent in 2014. If the latest patent from the defense company serves as […]

Russian 5th-gen fighter deployed to Syria for radar test, latest leaked details claim

Last week, the Russian Defense Ministry reportedly moved four Su-57s, which have been built for trials, to Khmeimim Airbase in Syria. The deployment was seemingly confirmed by Israeli satellite images and footage taken from the ground, but neither the Russian military nor the producer of the advanced warplane would comment on the move. Su-57’s debut? […]

Israeli F-16 Fighter Jet Crashes Under Syrian Anti-Aircraft Fire Amid IDF Cross-Border Raid

An Israeli F-16 fighter jet crashed after Syria responded with anti-aircraft fire to an Israeli operation in its territory. Syria says its military base came under Israeli fire, and it hit multiple aircraft in response. “Massive Syrian Anti-Air fire, one F16 crashed in Israel, pilots safe,” IDF spokesman Jonathan Conricus said on Twitter. The incident […]

Syrian Kurds outraged over mutilation of female fighter by Turkish backed ‘rebels’

     Turkish-backed rebels accused of filming mistreatment of Women’s Protection Units member Syrian Kurds have accused Turkish-backed rebels of mutilating then filming the body of one of their female fighters after a video emerged of her corpse. Turkey and allied Syrian rebels have pressed an offensive since 20 January against the Kurdish enclave of Afrin […]

Russian Fighter Jet Flies Within 5 Feet Of US Spy Plane, Causing "Violent Turbulence"

In the latest attempt to recreate Top Gun in real life, a Russian Su-27 fighter jet reportedly performed an “unsafe intercept of a US Navy P-3 Orion surveillance plane” while it was flying in international airspace next to Russia, over the the Black Sea Monday, CNN reports. What makes today’s alleged close […]

Iran’s advanced stealth fighter jet undergoing pre-flight tests: Ex-Minister

Tasnim – Former Iranian defense minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan announced that the state-of-the-art stealth fighter jet “Qaher (Conqueror)”, which has been designed and manufactured by domestic experts, is undergoing pre-flight tests and conducting fast taxi runs. Speaking to the Tasnim News Agency, Brigadier general Dehqan pointed to the development process of Qaher and said […]

Fighter Pilot Chases UFO, Urges World Leaders To Take The Threat Of Aliens Seriously

An American pilot who claims to have chased an alien aircraft has warned world leaders to take UFO sightings seriously. Retired US Navy pilot commander David Fravor spoke out in support of ex US government intelligence officer Luis Elizondo, who last week revealed he ran a real life “X Files” UFO research department at the Pentagon […]

Qatar denies reports its fighter jets intercepted Emirati civilian plane

The UAE condemned the alleged incident and said it would take all necessary and legal measures to protect its civilian aircraft. Its General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) described the incident as “a flagrant and dangerous threat to the safety of civil aviation, as well as a blatant violation of international laws and agreements,” according to […]

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