The United States has grounded its entire fleet of 400 CH-47 Chinook cargo helicopters.

Following engine fires on a few of its 400 CH-47 Chinook transport helicopters, the US Army grounded the whole fleet. A spokesperson for the US Army claimed in a statement on August 30 that “The Army has discovered the underlying cause of a fuel leak that caused a number of engine fires in a handful … Read more

The Tu-22M backfire – the US military’s worst fear

The Tu-22M has established itself as a major adversary for many airforces across the world, notably the United States Air Force, thanks to its extensive flight range, enormous payload, and ability to defend against hostile jets. According to retired US Air Force officer Christian Orr, stated by 19FortyFive, although being relatively old, Russia’s Tu-22M bomber … Read more

AliExpress-sold chips are used in Russian 300mm 9M544 Smerch rockets.

Russian 9M544 Smerch missiles uses modified chips purchased from AliExpress. The 9M544 Smerch rocket has a diameter of 300mm and is utilized by multiple launch rocket systems [MLRS]. Tornado-S This missile is intended to strike armored vehicles. The Center for Advanced Defense Studies [C4ADS] evaluated a used 300mm 9M544 Smerch rocket. This center’s team is … Read more

HIMARS has caused significant damage, and Russia accuses American experts of assisting Ukraine in opening fire.

The US was allegedly transferring expertise and intelligence support to Ukraine so they could utilise the “fire god” HIMARS to attack Russian sites there, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry. Maria Zakharova, a spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry, claimed during a press conference on July 14 that “the Ukrainian side has not stopped heavily … Read more

Russia-Ukraine conflict: Moscow wins one, draws one and loses one!

In the more than four months the Russian-Ukrainian confrontation has lasted, Moscow can be said to have won one, tied one, and lost one. First, Russia prevails and gains more control over Ukraine’s land. The Russian Army has taken control of the Ukrainian provinces of Kherson, Mariupol, Zaporozhye, and Sieverodonetsk since Russian President Putin authorised … Read more