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Islamist rebels downed a Syrian fighter jet and captured its pilot Tuesday south of Aleppo where insurgents are fighting the Syrian army and allied militias.

 
 

 

 

 
UK RAF set for the 'long-haul' against the Islamic State
• UK RAF set for the 'long-haul' against the Islamic State
— The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) is confident that it can maintain its current level of operations ....>>
 
• "The ISIS, not bomb it back to the Stone Age"
— Here’s why we can only contain "the Islamic State, not bomb it back to the Stone Age"

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French Unit May Work With UK UAV Team in Afghanistan
• French Unit May Work With UK UAV Team in Afghanistan
— Britain plans to send the Watchkeeper tactical UAV to Afghanistan this year, possibly with a Fr....>>
 
Ukraine Puts Mothballed Mig-29 Fighter Jets Back in Service
• Ukraine Puts Mothballed Mig-29 Fighter Jets Back in Service
— Several mothballed Mikoyan MiG-29 Fulcrum fourth-generation fighter jets were returned to comba....>>
 
Goodbye AC-130H Spectre

• Goodbye AC-130H Spectre

 
 
U.S. Army Defends Move to Strip Guard of Apaches • U.S. Army Defends Move to Strip Guard of Apaches  
 
No, six F-22 stealth fighters are not deploying anywhere near Russia
• No, six F-22 stealth fighters are not deploying anywhere near Russia
— According to some rumors, the six F-22 Raptor stealth jets that left the U.S. on Saturday were ....>>
 
Crimean Military Dolphins to Serve in Russian Navy
• Crimean Military Dolphins to Serve in Russian Navy
— The combat dolphin program in the Crimean city of Sevastopol will be preserved and redirected t....>>
 
Leaked Pakistani report confirms high civilian death toll in CIA drone strikes
• Leaked Pakistani report confirms high civilian death toll in CIA drone strikes
— A new secret report shows high number of civilian casualties in CIA’s drone strikes in Pakistan....>>
 
Russia urges all Syrian parties to oust terrorists
• Russia urges all Syrian parties to oust terrorists
— Russia has urged both the Syrian government and the opposition to work together to force "terro....>>
 
  XAIRFORCES NEWS ARCHIVES: News & Headlines
Al-Nusra capture Syrian fighter pilot (4/6/2016)
UK RAF set for the 'long-haul' against the Islamic State (4/5/2016)
"The ISIS, not bomb it back to the Stone Age" (12/12/2015)
French Unit May Work With UK UAV Team in Afghanistan (4/5/2014)
Ukraine Puts Mothballed Mig-29 Fighter Jets Back in Service (4/4/2014)
Goodbye AC-130H Spectre (4/1/2014)
U.S. Army Defends Move to Strip Guard of Apaches (4/1/2014)
No, six F-22 stealth fighters are not deploying anywhere near Russia (4/1/2014)
Crimean Military Dolphins to Serve in Russian Navy (3/27/2014)
Leaked Pakistani report confirms high civilian death toll in CIA drone strikes (1/5/2014)
Russia urges all Syrian parties to oust terrorists (1/5/2014)
Panama says found MiG-21 Fighter jets on seized North Korean ship (1/4/2014)
Prince Harry Qualifies As Apache Helos Commander (1/4/2014)
Report: Israel used Turkish base to strike Syria (1/4/2014)
New Egypt faces twin struggles: On the streets of Cairo and the sands of Sinai (1/4/2014)
PAF strikes: Six militants killed in Bara tehsil (1/4/2014)
The last Cold-War hold-out (7/12/2013)
End of the world: US readies for the doomsday with a Boeing inspired by Noah's ark! (6/29/2013)
NATO Denounces Russian Fences Along Georgian Border (6/27/2013)
Russian Navy Pulls Personnel Out of Syria Base – Deputy FM (6/27/2013)
 
Pilots Prepare to Fete US-Soviet Warplane Program (6/20/2013)
UK airman awarded for heroism in Libya (6/20/2013)
Pentagon Signs New Russian Helicopter Deal (6/17/2013)
Patriots and F-16s Deployment to Jordan: A beachead or UmbrellaI? (6/17/2013)
Suspected US drone crashes in Somalia's Lower Shabelle (5/28/2013)
CIA to transfer drone program to Pentagon (5/22/2013)
The Afghanistan War May End by 2024 … Maybe (5/19/2013)
Osprey reputation rebounds in Afghanistan (5/19/2013)
US Air Force flies 200th Mali air refuelling sortie (5/17/2013)
On this day: American F-104C Starfighter breaks record flying twice the speed of sound (5/17/2013)
Mauritania says air strikes hit Al Qaeda in Mali (5/16/2013)
‘Signs of chemical attack’ in Syria (5/16/2013)
USAF UFO Investigator Reveals Harrowing Day He Confronted an Alien Craft (5/15/2013)
Israel Air Force shoots down Heron drone after engine fails (5/14/2013)
Pilot of crashed Turkish F-16 found dead (5/14/2013)
U.S. Marines in Spain on alert to evacuate Americans from Libya (5/10/2013)
Syria Rebels Down Military Helicopter, Killing 8 Troops, Activists Say (5/5/2013)
China-Japan Island Dispute Could Become Flashpoint (5/4/2013)
USAF KC-135 Tanker Crashes in Kyrgyzstan (5/3/2013)
Dubai bound freighter crashes in Afghanistan (4/30/2013)
 
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• Leaked Pakistani report confirms high civilian death toll in CIA drone strikes

(1/5/2014)
A new secret report shows high number of civilian casualties in CIA’s drone strikes in Pakistan....>>

• Russia urges all Syrian parties to oust terrorists

(1/5/2014)
Russia has urged both the Syrian government and the opposition to work together to force "terrorists and extremists" out of the Arab country....>>

• Panama says found MiG-21 Fighter jets on seized North Korean ship

(1/4/2014)
Panama says it has uncovered two Russian-made MiG-21 fighter jets on board a North Korean cargo ship that it seized along with the crew at the Panama Canal....>>

• Prince Harry Qualifies As Apache Helos Commander

(1/4/2014)
Prince Harry has qualified as an Apache Aircraft Commander, giving him overall control of the two-man helicopter during missions, Kensington Palace has said....>>

• Report: Israel used Turkish base to strike Syria

(1/4/2014)
Russian media says Ankara assisted in attack on arms depot in Latakia; Turkish foreign minister denies claim...>>

• New Egypt faces twin struggles: On the streets of Cairo and the sands of Sinai

(1/4/2014)
The war of attrition between Muslim Brotherhood supporters and opponents is interlinked with the military offensive against terrorism....>>

• PAF strikes: Six militants killed in Bara tehsil

(1/4/2014)
At least six militants belonging to Lashkar-e-Islam were killed and five others were injured when two Pakistan Air Force jet fighters pounded militant hideouts in Kharmatang and Ak...>>

• The last Cold-War hold-out

(7/12/2013)
Only 90 miles from the tip of Florida, Cuba’s cultured goods, beautiful coastline, and varied interior remains untapped as an American commerce hub. Decades after the end of the Co...>>

• End of the world: US readies for the doomsday with a Boeing inspired by Noah's ark!

(6/29/2013)
When the world would end on the DoomsDay, US President and few others will survive in a airborne Noah’s arc....>>

 



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