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Flying with Jetman

Go into the air and behind the scenes with Yves “Jetman” Rossy during his U.S. public debut at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh.

Boeing 747-400 Take-Off & Start-Up Hong Kong w/ATC – KLM Cargo

Cockpit video capture of the full departure from Hong Kong. Includes Push-Back, Start-Up, Taxiing and Take-Off with live interphone and ATC. The flight is operated by Martinair Cargo with a KLM Cargo Boeing 747-400ERF for Etihad Airways, hence the callsign is ETD960.

Flying the New HondaJet – AINtv

AIN’s Matt Thurber recently flew the new HondaJet HA-420 at Honda Aircraft Company’s Greensboro, North Carolina production facility. The new business jet is the first offering from the subsidiary of the Japanese auto maker. The aircraft is designed to be flown by one or two pilots, and can seat four to six passengers.

China Test DF-41 ICBM and JL-2 SLBM

China acknowledged that on July 24, its 2nd Artillery Corp. tested DF-41 ICBM. August of last year China also is reported to have conducted the JL-2 SLBM test.

Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter

The Mitsubishi F-3 is a planned Japanese indigenous fifth generation fighter. It is planned to evolve from Advanced Technology Demonstrator – X (ATD-X) Program.

F-35: The Smart Fighter for the Warfighter

Learn what makes the 5th Generation F-35 Lightning II the smart fighter for the warfighter. For more info, www.f35.com.

J-20 Chengdu – Chinese AIR FORCES

The Chengdu J-20  is a stealth, twin-engine, fifth-generation fighter aircraft prototype being developed by China’s Chengdu Aerospace Corporation for the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF)

Joining Forces

Watch Joining Forces to see how we united with our partners and our customer to quick;y deploy Global Hawk’s advanced mission-critical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities in its first combat mission in Afghanistan – a game-changing platform and program that continues to secure peace through strength.

Spectacular U-2 Spy Plane Cockpit View At Ultra-High Altitude

The Lockheed U-2, nicknamed "Dragon Lady", is an American single-jet engine, ultra-high altitude reconnaissance aircraft operated by the United States Air Force (USAF) and previously flown by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). It provides day and night, high-altitude (70,000 feet; 21,000 m), all-weather intelligence gathering. The U-2 has also been used for electronic sensor research, satellite calibration, and communications purposes. Few of us have had the opportunity to see a U-2 up close Read more [...]

Boeing 777 team: Precision Craftsmanship

The Boeing 777 program has built 1,000 airplanes faster than any other wide-body airplane in history. Voted favorite airplane by passengers year over year, the 777 jas set the bar among all airplane types.