Luftwaffe made a decision: Eurofighter Typhoon 2000 & F-18

Context … Germany’s Panavia Tornado ECR fleet is slowly but surely nearing the end of its operational life. Commissioned to service in 1974, these aircraft are now “suffering” from a low rate of availability and very high maintenance costs, according to the German Court of Auditors, so the decision was made to have them replaced […]

Aviation dictionary – 9000 terms and expression

After some time and a little effort the electronic edition of the Aviation Dictionary has been published, with a few improvements compared to the first edition published by Editura Triumf from Brasov, in 2002. The dictionary has a total of 9000 aviation terms and expressions. The dictionary is a complex volume for which the authors, […]

Fokker B.II – stories from the forgotten past of W.W. I

A new photo and a new mystery story from the forgotten past. All we know, when looking at the photography, is that we are dealing with a Fokker B.II. It belongs to the Royal Imperial Air Forces of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. We also know, from history books,¬†that only 24 air crafts were ordered to Fokker […]