Russia successfully tested upgraded varient of the Sukhoi Su-57 “Felon” Stealth Fighter

Russia has just announced that it has successfully tested the upgraded Su-57 stealth fighter last week without any problems. It is believed that only few Su-57s has been officially commissioned so far, the rest are all experimental prototypes. On October 21, the upgraded varient of the Su-57 stealth fighter flew for the first time at … Read more

A F-35A of the USAF crashed at Hill Air Force Base, pilot ejected safely

A 5th-generation stealth Multi-role Fighter of the United States Air Force crashed at the north end of the runway at Hill Air Force Base. The pilot of the jet ejected safely. The pilot was later taken to a local medical center, where he was treated and released afterwards. The cause of the unfortunate incident is … Read more

Japan has both money and industry, why it’s struggling to build a fifth-generation fighter?

Japan is a potential aviation power, and military aircraft manufacturing technology used to be far ahead of any Asian countries. Although the reputation of Japan Airlines is not obvious today, if you pull the lens of the era to 20 years ago and look at the military aircraft produced in Japan, you will have an … Read more

Pentagon temporarily stop F-35 deliveries due to chinese parts in aircraft engine

U.S. defense officials have temporarily stopped accepting deliveries of Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II after a discovery that parts on the fighter jets in production were made from an alloy hailing from China, potentially violating Pentagon acquisition policy. The alloy in question was used to produce magnets that are integrated into F-35 turbomachine pumps. According … Read more

Why does the cannon still play a significant role in the 5th generation fighters?

Cannons provide valuable deterrence in close combat. With computed gun sight modes such as EEGS (Enhanced Envelop Gun Sight) aided by advanced Radars, they provide high accuracy and much needed lethality. The recent military progress made by the South Korean Military has been in serious discussions with military fans and military experts. First, the KF-21 … Read more

AMCA: Asia’s most powerful fighter aircraft about to come

Advanced medium combat aircraft (AMCA) is an Indian programme to develop a stealth, multirole, air superiority fighter for indian Airforce and indian navy. It is inspired by F-22 5th generation fighter jet. It is designed by Aeronautical Development Agency which is constituted under DRDO. It will be produced as joint venture between public-private i:e; DRDO, … Read more

India Could Become 4th Country to build fifth generation fighter aircraft

The Chinese PLA Air Force’s fifth-generation J-20 ‘Mighty Dragon’ is a valuable possession. Will the Chinese stealth fighters have a possible adversary right over the border now that India’s prototype of AMCA has gone into production? The Chengdu J-20 is a single-seat, multi-role stealth fighter that has been featured extensively in military parades and air … Read more

India and France will make new jet engine for 5th generation fighter

The production and the manufacturing of AMCA are expected to be under the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) and the private sector. For the joint development of a 125kn engine for India’s indigenous fifth generation advanced medium combat aircraft (AMCA), Defence Research and Development Organisation is expected to collaborate with French engine maker Safran. According to … Read more

TAI TF-X: Stealth fighter larger than the F22 debuted at the Singapore Air Show

Recently the Asian fighter jet market has been very active. Dassault’s “Rafale” has gotten numerous orders in a row, and even Iraq is interested in purchasing one, putting the US and Russia in the spotlight. Turkey, a growing star in the military aviation business, even brought the model TF-X fifth-generation stealth fighter at the Singapore … Read more

Is the Russia’s Su-57 Felon world’s most lagging stealth fighter?

The Sukhoi Su-57 Felon is Russia’s first stealth aircraft. Its development was slowed down due to numerous problems and delays. As for early 2022, only a small number of production examples exist. Russia’s Su-57 (Felon) is a single-seat, twin-engine “stealth” multirole fighter developed by the Russian aircraft manufacturer Sukhoi. It has been in development since before the … Read more