A daring and extraordinarily skillful action by a video game player in Battlefield 3 goes viral with 5.2 million YouTube hits as people flock online to marvel at a recorded sequence showing the amazing expert skills of the player.
An Iraqi fighter jet malfunctioned, dropping a bomb on a Baghdad neighborhood, killing 12 people.
Example of a Russian Air Force Su-24 'Fencer' jet.
File photo: F16 fighter jet
John P. Rohrer / USAF
A British Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 fighter aircraft flying over the skies of Iraq in 2006.
MSgt. Lance Cheung, United States Air Force
Su-27 fighter jet
Two F-15 fighter jets of the Israeli Air Force (IAF) practice air defense maneuvers mission over the Nevada Test and Training Ranges at the Nellis Airforce Base in Nevada. The August 2004 exercise, titled "Red Flag" is a realistic combat training exercise involving the Air Forces of the U.S. and its Allies.