Thomas Newdick

Staff Writer, The War Zone

Thomas is a defense writer and editor with over 20 years’ experience covering military aerospace topics and conflicts. He’s written a number of books and edited more, and has contributed to many of the world’s leading aviation publications. Before joining The War Zone in 2020, he was the editor of AirForces Monthly.

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World war two aircraft: B-17G Fortresses of the 381st Bomb Group in flight, Summer 1944.

This Is What It Took To Defend A B-17 Bomber

By Thomas Newdick / Published Jan 31, 2024

F-35 Turkey

F-35s Back On The Table For Turkey

By Thomas Newdick / Published Jan 30, 2024

F-16 sale to turkey

Turkish F-16 Deal Now Being Fast-Tracked By Biden Admin

By Thomas Newdick / Published Jan 25, 2024

IL-76 crashes in Russia

Claims Swirl Around Russian Il-76 Jet Crash Near Ukraine Border

By Thomas Newdick / Published Jan 24, 2024

Challenger 3 prototype breaks cover.

This Is The Challenger 3 Advanced Main Battle Tank

By Thomas Newdick / Published Jan 23, 2024

Image of HMS Defender firing it's Sea Viper missile, seen here off Scotland’s Outer Hebrides and Norway’s Arctic coast.

Royal Navy Destroyers To Get Ballistic Missile Defense Upgrade

By Thomas Newdick / Published Jan 22, 2024

F-35 SPEAR METEOR

F-35 To Get Meteor, SPEAR 3 Missiles “By End Of Decade”

By Thomas Newdick / Published Jan 22, 2024