RAF Tornado GR4, a twin-engine combat aircraft

RAF Tornado GR4, a twin-engine combat aircraft over Iraq, widescreen wallpaper

This photo (designed as a widescreen wallpaper, size 1920 x 1200), shows a Royal Air Force Panavia Tornado GR4 of the British No. 12 Squadron flying over Iraq on 3 September 2008. The RAF Tornado is one of the most repeated names of fighter planes in news reports on the 2011 military intervention in Libya […]

U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle

U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle drops bombs in Afghanistan in 2009

The United States Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle (see photo) is a multirole all-weather fighter bomber plane. It is an advanced version of the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle fighter designed in the 80s for long-range, high-speed interdiction without relying on other electronic warfare aircraft or other escort planes. F-15E Strike Eagle fighter planes have been […]

Benghazi girl: Tribes of Libya are one group

Libya in pictures, Benghazi girl says ‘Tribes of Libya are one group’

As part of the 2011 Libyan protests in Benghazi, a very young girl in Benghazi holds out a sheet of paper that reads, “Tribes of Libya are one group”, photo dated 23 February 2011. As a result of the 2011 Libyan uprising against the regime of Muammar Gaddafi, currently there are two claimants as the […]