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  • Daher-Socata TBM 850/900 July 8, 2021
    Daher-Socata TBM 850/900 user+1@localho… Thu, 07/08/2021 - 21:17 Daher-Socata's TBM 850 and 900 airplanes, powered by the ubiquitous Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 engine, are amongst the fastest of the current crop of single-engine turboprop airplanes.  And while these airplanes do differ somewhat, they have far more in common than not.  Both the 850 and […]
  • Yakovlev Yak-130 June 29, 2021
    Yakovlev Yak-130 user+1@localho… Tue, 06/29/2021 - 21:17 Creative Commons (CC BY 2.0) The Yakovlev Yak 130 is a Russian advanced jet trainer and light attack aircraft. It is powered by two Ivchenko-Progress AI-222-25 turbofan engines supplying 5,500 lbf. (2,500 kgf) of thrust each. Program History In the early 1990s the Russian air force sought to […]
  • The UFO Debate: Revenge of the Aliens? June 21, 2021
    The UFO Debate: Revenge of the Aliens? rupa.haria@avi… Mon, 06/21/2021 - 09:01 The 2017 revelation that a secret U.S. Defense Department program has investigated reports of UFOs is hardly a new topic: debate about whether the UFOs existed – and the Pentagon was covering up their existence -- was covered extensively in Aviation Week & Space […]
  • Daher TBM June 9, 2021
    Daher TBM user+1@localho… Wed, 06/09/2021 - 21:17 The TBM is a series of single-engine turboprop airplanes that are produced by French manufacturer Daher. The airplane that is now known as the TBM700 type originated with the Mooney 301, a pressurized single-engine piston airframe. However, following the purchase of Mooney Aircraft by a group of French […]
  • Sikorsky H-60/S-70 Black Hawk June 9, 2021
  • Airbus A350 June 9, 2021
    Airbus A350 user+1@localho… Wed, 06/09/2021 - 21:17 The A350 XWB is a series of twin-engine, widebody airliners produced by European manufacturer Airbus. First launched in October 2005, the A350 was originally designed to retain the fuselage cross-section of the company’s A330 and A340. However, following pressure from customers—notably International Lease Finance Corp. (ILFC) chairman and […]