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Brazilian Minister Views first P-3 Orion Modernised by Airbus Military

The first P-3 Orion aircraft modified by Airbus Military for the Brazilian Air Force was inspected today by Brazilian Minister of Defence, Nelson Jobim,...

Air Force Officials Continuing Source Selection for New Tanker

WASHINGTON: Air Force officials have said the KC-X source selection process will continue despite a mistake in November, where a limited amount of identical...

What Russia’s Stealth Fighter Developments Mean for America

Russia’s development of the PAK FA fifth-generation stealth fighter could challenge American air supremacy, especially if Russia sells the PAK FA to its usual...

Digital close-air support improvements on the way

HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass.: Airmen on the ground whose mission is to help deliver close-air support will soon receive a set of tools...

Global Hawk Flies with Alternative Fuel

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE: A remotely-piloted aircraft completed a 32-hour flight test using an alternative fuel mixture here Nov. 23. The 412th Test Wing's Global...

RAF Tornados Demonstrate Their Capabilities

Since October last year, RAF Tornado GR4 squadrons have been flying over the landscape of Afghanistan providing support to troops on the ground. But...

New radar systems unveiled at Lakenheath

ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England: The 48th Fighter Wing became the first U.S Air Forces in Europe unit to receive new radar systems for...

Major AWACS Upgrade Begins

HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass.: The next step in the largest block upgrade in the history of the E-3 Sentry, or Airborne Warning and...

Pratt Engine to Power Egyptian Air Force F-16s

EAST HARTFORD, Conn.: Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company, was awarded a contract for $46 million to provide F100-PW-229 Enhanced Engine Package...

Airmen share ideas, best practices in multi-national exercise

NATAL AIR BASE, Brazil: More than 145 Colorado Air National Guard Airmen are taking part in the fifth annual Brazilian-led exercise CRUZEX, in Natal,...