Historics collection. The Prussian cuirassiers rode strong and impressive horses and were armed with straight blades. They were the pride of prince Hohenlohe’s heavy cavalry regiments that faced the Napoleon’s French troops during the battle of Jena-Auerstadt in 1806. The curassiers abandoned their breastplates in 1798 and wore a white coat with regiment...
Towards the end of the 70's, the Israeli army began to use a large number of M60 tanks, which were supplied by the United States. The Blazer was extensively modified to protect the crews after gaining experience during the various Middle East wars.
The Rafale is a 4th generation fighter aircraft manufactured by Dassault Aviation for French Air Force. The French Navy Rafale M was extensively used in the operations conducted on Libya in the first half of 2012 alongside the variants used by air force.
North American B-25 Mitchell was most probably one of the best medium bombers of WWII. The first flight of the twin-engine North American plane was done in 1939. Powered by two 1750 HP Wright R-2600 Cyclone engines, the B-25 was known by an unbelievable operational flexibility.
F-105 evolved from a project that begun in 51 by Republic Aviation at Farmingdale NY. They tried to design a supersonic tactical fighter-bomber to take the place of the F-84F. The massive F-105 was intended primarily for nuclear strike missions. Prototype first flew on October 22, 1955.
Wellington GR Mk XIV was an anti-submarine airplane carrying nose mounted ASV Mk III cent-metric radar and a Leigh Light. For the radar installation, the nose turret was removed, however, some machines had the outline of a turret painted on to disguise the fact that they were unarmed at the nose.
Sukhoi Su-33 Flanker-D is an all-weather carrier-based air defence fighter projected by Sukhoi and made by KnAAPO. This plane is a derivative of the Su-27 "Flanker" and was first known as the Su-27K. The Su-33 was first used in operations in 95, aboard the carrier Admiral Kuznetsov.
F-100 was the USAF first supersonic fighter. It made its first flight on May 25, 1953, and the initial production aircraft was completed in later October 1953. Super Sabre became the first fighter flying at supersonic speed, completing that task in Oct. 29, 1953.
The basic variant JH-7 did not meet all the requirements by the PLA, an improved variant JH-7A were decided to produce by 603 Institute in the mid 90s, with project development commencing in 1999. JH-7A was embraced by the Air Force and Navy, as both services were facing many pressures in finding a replacement for their old H-5 and Q-5.
The F-100F Super Sabre was a super fast jet fighter aircraft that fought along with the USAF. He first flew on 25 May 1953. He entered service in 58 featuring the same weapons and airframe upgrades as the F-100D.
Su-27 Flanker is the fighter aircraft produced by the Sukhoi Design Bureau and made by Irkut Corporation. The export version is the Su-27SK. Su-27 entered production in 1982 and is in service with Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan,Uzbekistan and Vietnam, and is built under license in China as the F-11. A variant, the Su-30MKK, has been sold to China.
Shenyang J-8II “Finback”-B, features a redesigned forward fuselage that utilize a pair of lateral inlets and a solid nose to reform the original nose inlet design on the J-8. The solid nose provides enough space to accommodate a larger fire-control radar antenna for better target acquisition and tracking performance.
PAC JF-17 Thunder, also known in China as the FC-1 Fierce Dragon, is a light-weight multi-role fight aircraft jointly produced by China and Pakistan. It has the fine high and low-speed maneuverability, all-weather combat capability, and low cost.