ICBM Minuteman III remains grounded

This failure could well show the urgency of a replacement for the Minuteman III while the Pentagon has been thinking for several months about a final extension of this system. Still in the silo Scheduled for May 5, 2021 between 12:15 am and 6:15 am, the test of a US Air Force Minuteman III intercontinental […]

JetBlue takes the first of 13 before the arrival of the A321XLR

JetBlue has just received its first Airbus A321LR which will be placed between Boston and London this year. The airline is doing its own thing before taking delivery of its Airbus A321XLRs. JetBlue has chosen 138 seat capacity for its Airbus A321LR JetBlue has just received the first of its 13 Airbus A321LRs taken in […]

US operator Intelsat, new champion of in-flight Internet services

Although placed under Chapter 11 protection of US bankruptcy law, the satellite telecommunications giant has acquired the Commercial Aviation arm of Gogo, the leading in-flight Internet service provider. Financial restructuring in progress We remember that last May the American operator of geostationary telecommunications satellites Intelsat and some of its subsidiaries had been placed under the […]

22 Su-57 in service by the end of 2024

The Russian armed forces will receive 94 planes and helicopters by 2025, including 22 fifth-generation Su-57 fighters, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on December 21 at the expanded ministry board meeting. 22 Su-57 delivered before 2025 The Russian armed forces will receive 94 planes and helicopters by 2025, including 22 fifth-generation Su-57 fighters, Russian […]

Delta Air Lines reopens Paris-New York

Quite a symbol and not the least. Delta Air Lines is reopening its Paris-New York route with three weekly flights to switch to a daily frequency from July 3. Paris-New York on a daily basis It was high time to “get out of this dictatorship of fear” to use the words of a French doctor […]

The Earth in the Eye of Thomas Pesquet # 17: Honolulu

On February 5, Thomas Pesquet posted this view of O’ahu Island, with the following comment: “The collection is growing with Honolulu! I wouldn’t mind going around all these airports once back on Earth;) ». The image was taken from the ISS on January 16, using a Nikon D4 equipped with a 1150mm telephoto lens. The […]