Fact Check

Fact check: is Argentina buying Pakistani-Chinese JF-17 Thunder fighter jets?

According to recent reports, Argentina settled on the Pakistani-Chinese JF-17 Thunder jet to renew its fighter fleet. But did it?...


Were Su-57s in Russia's Victory parade livestream fake? Yes.

The footage of Su-57s fighter jets during the May 9 Victory day parade was very impressive indeed. A bit too impressive, perhaps. Here is how it was faked....


Fact check: Did Brazil really ban pillows on airplanes?

On August 8, 2020, there were several reports of Brazilian health regulation agency Anvisa banning every possible kind of pillow on board planes coming to and leaving the country. Ridiculously sounding news attracted some attention and many readers scratched their heads wondering what could have prompted such a decision. But did the decision itself really happen?...