Thunderbirds and Blue Angels will fly over New York City, Newark, Trenton and Philadelphia as tribute to frontline COVID-19 responders

The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds, and the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, will honor frontline COVID-19 responders and essential workers with formation flights over New York City, Newark, Trenton and Philadelphia Tuesday April 28. A formation of 6 F-16C/D Fighting Flacon and 6 F-18C/D Hornet aircraft will conduct…

REPORT A 64yo back-seat passenger of a French fighter jet Rafale left his helmet when he inadvertently ejected

An overstressed back-seat passenger inadvertently ejected from a two-seat fighter jet Rafale, a new French military report says. The back-seat passenger on the March 2019 flight from Saint Dizier, France was a 64-year-old contractor according to the report published April 6 by the French military’s air accident investigation office. His colleagues, who included a former…