23rd July 2021
Piotr Butowski reveals the story behind the Soviets’ legendary supersonic airliner that challenged Concorde
28th January 2021
Russia’s next-gen fighter, the Sukhoi Su-57, looks as dangerous as its nickname would suggest. We chart the long gestation period preceding its unveiling in December 2020
21st May 2020
The Tupolev Tu-160 is the world’s largest combat aircraft...
27th March 2020
Russian military specialists and equipment were transported to Italy to assist in the fight against the coronavirus on March 22-23.
20th February 2020
The Yak-40 brought jet travel to the remoter parts of the Soviet Union...
14th February 2020
The first series production Su-57 ‘Felon’ crashed last December shortly before it was to have been handed over to the Russian Aerospace Forces (VKS) for initial military evaluation.
13th February 2020
Russian aerospace expert Piotr Butowski reports on some of the latest developments from the country’s aircraft industries...
21st November 2019
While the Su-22 swing-wing strike aircraft may be obsolescent by today’s standards, 35 years ago it provided Poland with a technological leap comparable only with its subsequent purchase of F-16 fighters.
28th February 2019
Piotr Butowski presents the Tu-95 Bear, not the most capable of Russia’s strategic bombers, but undoubtedly the most impressive
27th December 2018
This year’s 12th Airshow China 2018 exhibition held at Zhuhai...