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Russia will restore destroyed by India Su-30

India plans to purchase 21 MiG-29 fighters from Russia and begin to modernize the Su-30MKIs that are in service. This is written by the Vedomosti newspaper, owned by the family of Demyan Kudryavtsev. The representative of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSVTS) said that negotiations on both projects are at an "advanced stage" and […]

Ukraine showed the Bliskavka supersonic missile

The Design Bureau (Design Bureau) Yuzhnoye at the Zbroy and Bezpeka-2019 exhibition (Weapons and Security-2019) in Kiev presented a mock-up of the Bliskavka (Lightning) supersonic missile of an air launch. The corresponding video was published by the Ukrainian militaristic portal. It is proposed to launch an air-to-surface missile from a Su-24M bomber and a Su-27 […]

Named an effective way to turn Mars into Earth

Researchers at Harvard University, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and the University of Edinburgh have identified a way in which individual regions on Mars can be made habitable. This may be the first stage of the terraforming of the Red Planet. This was reported in a press release on Phys.org. According to experts, it is possible […]

Japan recognized the futility of US missile defense systems against Russian mis...

Former head of the Japanese Foreign Ministry, Seiji Maehara, during parliamentary hearings last Friday, October 11, declared the impossibility of intercepting the RIM-161 Standard Missile 3 (SM-3) US-designed missiles of the Russian Iskander complex ( 9K720), reports TASS. According to the agency, Maehara interrupted the speech of the head of the Ministry of Defense Taro […]

SpaceX called the cause of the explosion Crew Dragon

The cause of the explosion on the Crew Dragon manned spacecraft on April 20 during ground tests was the failure of the non-return valve of the propellant helium propulsion system, SpaceX reports. The American company notes that the incident, which occurred 0.1 seconds before the launch of the SuperDraco engines of the emergency rescue system […]

Led partner F-35 was blown away by the wind

During the third test flight, the demonstrator of the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) XQ-58A Valkyrie, which should become the guided partner of the fifth generation fighter F-35 Lightning II, was damaged, reports The Drive. The incident occurred on October 9 at the Yuma test site in Arizona (USA) while landing a drone. Prior to this, […]

SpaceX Martian ship burned

The prototype of Starship, an American company SpaceX, known as Starhopper, caught fire during a static fire test of the Raptor rocket engine. The corresponding video was posted on Twitter by NASASpaceFlight.com managing editor Chris Bergin. As reported in the publication of the American portal, initially testing Starhopper assumed two inclusion Raptor. During the first, […]

Russian containment by the “northern” F-35s failed

The fifth-generation F-35A Lightning II fighter’s brake parachute of the Royal Norwegian Air Force is not reliable enough and needs to be improved, Defense News writes. According to the American publication, the requirements provide for 1 contingency situation per 10,000 when opening a parachute, which is currently not complied with. Defense News writes that flight […]

Named the condition for the successful exploration of Mars

Scientists at Harvard University (USA) found that resveratrol, contained in red wine, prevents muscle loss in rats that lived under the reduced gravity characteristic of Mars. This substance will help to cope with the adverse effects of microgravity on the colonists. This was reported in a press release on Phys.org. To simulate the attraction on […]

British F-35s first boarded Queen Elizabeth

The fifth-generation British fighter F-35 Lightning for the first time landed on the aircraft carrier Queen Elizabeth, according to the Royal Navy (Navy) of Great Britain. The corresponding video is published on Twitter. In a press release, the Navy notes that the planes were controlled by the pilots of the Royal Navy and the Air […]