Bulgaria signed for new F-16s!

It would be the second batch acquired by Bulgaria, which contracted to buy eight multi-role F-16 Block 70 aircraft in July 2019 for $1.3 billion. Sofia has approved the purchase of a second batch of eight new F-16 Viper fighter jets needed to bring its air force in line with NATO standarts, Bulgaria’s caretaker government said on Oct. 27, 2022.  ABC news reports that the Cabinet authorized Bulgaria’s defense minister to sign the contracts with American aerospace company Lockheed Martin once the expected approval is granted, the government said although the…

ABD’de küçük eğitim uçağı direğe saplanıp, orada asılı kaldı: 2 yaralı!

ABD’nin Maryland eyaletinde enerji nakil hattında asılı kalan uçakta bulunan pilot ve yolcu gerçekleştirilen operasyonun ardından yaralı şekilde kurtarıldı. ABD’nin Maryland eyaletine bağlı Montgomery ilçesinde küçük uçak enerji nakil hattına çarptı. Kazanın ardından olay yerine gelen Montgomery ilçesi İtfaiye ve Kurtarma Servisi, yaklaşık 30 metre yüksekte asılı kalan uçakta bulunan 65 yaşındaki pilot Patrick Merkle ve 66 yaşındaki yolcu Jan Williams ile iletişim kurdu. Operasyon kapsamında enerji nakil hattında topraklama yapan ekipler, karayolunu da trafiğe kapattı. Yerel saatle 17.30 sıralarında başlayan ve yaklaşık 6 saat süren kurtarma çalışmalarının ardından ağır…

Famous Russian businessman and pilot died in helicopter crash on his way to France!

NICE, France: Two men — a pilot and a Russian businessman — died on Friday when a civilian helicopter flying from Switzerland to Monaco crashed in southern France, officials said. A regional official said “two bodies were recovered” after the accident, which occurred near the city of Nice at around 2:00 pm. The victims were identified as the pilot of the helicopter, operated by private company Monacair, and the passenger, a businessman who was “a Russian national with a Maltese passport”, the official said. Another expected passenger on the flight…