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Some Truly Worrying News - Islamic State Could Be About To Get Airborne

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK

The Islamic State group may in possession of up to three warplanes, with former military pilots training its fighters to use the jets in battle, it ha...

Thomas Tamblyn

Mark Bowman Is Living Every Child's Dream

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Tech

Mark Bowman is a man who doesn't mince his words, which is just as well because ultimately that -- and an almost otherworldly ability to fly a plane -...

Thomas Tamblyn

This VR Battle Helmet Is Just Like 'Iron Man' (And We've Worn It)

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Tech

This is the BAE Striker II Helmet-Mounted Display (HMD). It is - put simply - the world's most advanced helmet. The idea? To take pilots out of re...

This Is What It Feels Like To Ride In An F16 Fighter Jet

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Tech

Flying a fighter jet is one of those things that looks easier than it really is. Because not only do you have to be able to control a machine capable ...

Fighter Pilot Takes Selfie While Launching Air-To-Air Missile

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Tech

Ellen might have most of the world's bankable acting talent in her record-breaking selfie. The Royal Danish Air Force has an air-to-air missile. ...

PICS: America's Crazy New Unmanned Fighter Jet

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.07.2013 | UK Tech

The US Navy has conducted a key test of its new unmanned, tail-less fighter jet. The Northrop Grumman-designed X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System is ...

VIDEO: Think YOU Filmed Some Good Stuff On Your GoPro?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

The US Navy has used a tiny camera like those used by extreme sports athletes to film the inside of an F18 fighter jet. Gizmodo reports that the vi...

'Loud Bang' Was Fighter Jet Breaking Sound Barrier, MoD Confirms

PA | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK

A loud bang heard across a large part of England on Thursday night was from a sonic boom caused by a Typhoon jet, the Ministry of Defence said. Pol...