Stuka Pilot Adj. Stg. Aviator Ioan Clop. In Memoriam.

Stuka Pilot Adj. Stg. Aviator Ioan Clop. In Memoriam.

On February 11th, 1944, a Junkers Ju-87 Stuka crashed down in a swamp near Kroscienko Wyzne, in the south part of Poland. 71 years later, on November 5th, 2015, the archaeologists of the Military Museum in Krosno started the procedures to recover the Ju-87 Stuka wreck. The initiative to locate and extract the Stuka wreck belonged to […]

A New Purchase of F-16 Fighters

Romania will start the procedures for purchasing F-16 air-crafts, according to the Romanian Minister of  National Defence, Mircea Dusa. He made this declaration during a visit at the Military 71st Air Base at Luna – Campia Turzii, Cluj County. Romania will buy 12 F-16 fighters. At the same time, the Minister declared that the Military […]

Romania, F-16 and the Regional Situation

One of these past days I read some not surprising, yet interesting, news regarding the purchases for the Romanian Air Force. Apparently the officials of the Ministry of National Defense are taking into consideration the possibility of purchasing another dozen F-16 airplanes, according to  France Press and Digi 24. Thus, old disputes will be re-ignited […]