Iran denies Ukrainian plane downed by missile

Iran's civil aviation chief denied Friday that a missile downed a Ukrainian airliner which crashed killing all 176 on board, dismissing claims of a...

China’s air force seeks aircraft-mounted laser weapon

The People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) likely wants to mount a laser weapon on its aircraft in the next few years, judging from...

HH-60W Helicopter Enters Chamber for Defense Systems Testing

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE: The Air Force’s newest combat rescue helicopter was suspended in a soundproof chamber at the Joint Preflight Integration of Munitions...
F-35A Combat Power Exercise

F-35A Lightning II standup complete at Hill AFB’s 388th, 419th Fighter Wings

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah: A little more than four years after receiving their first combat-coded F-35A Lightning II aircraft, Hill Air Force Base's...

AEW brings Reaper airpower into new decade

CREECH AIR FORCE BASE: In early 2009, a recently reactivated combat unit, now named the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing, achieved the mark of...

Hill’s fighter wings conduct F-35A combat power exercise

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah: The active duty 388th Fighter Wing and Reserve 419th FW conducted a combat power exercise here Jan. 6, launching...

USAF’s New weapon system completes first live mission

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE: After four years of planning, the 752nd Operations Support Squadron has successfully completed their first live mission on the AN/TYQ-23A...

Lockheed Martin Delivers 134 F-35s in 2019

F-35 Enterprise Has Tripled Production since 2016; 47% Increase from 2018 to 2019 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) delivered the 134th F-35 aircraft for the year...

First batch of dual seat JF-17 aircraft rolls out from PAC Kamra

The Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) Kamra has achieved yet another remarkable milestone by rolling out the first batch of eight dual-seat JF-17 aircraft on...

NASA’s X-59 quiet supersonic research aircraft cleared for final assembly

NASA's first large scale, piloted X-plane in more than three decades is cleared for final assembly and integration of its systems following a major...