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Aerial Refueling Adds Lethality to US Military Aviation

Global reach is an important aspect of the U.S. military's warfighting ability, and aerial refueling helps to make global reach a reality. Aerial refueling —...

Airbus closes China plant due to coronavirus

Airbus has closed its aircraft production facility in Tianjin outside the Chinese capital Beijing due to the latest coronavirus outbreak, the aviation giant said...

Boeing suspends test on long-haul 777X aircraft

New York: Boeing has suspended a test on its new long-haul 777X aircraft, the company said Friday, a setback that comes as it battles...

As US military air crash toll rises, lawmaker calls for probe

A senior US lawmaker introduced legislation on Monday (May 7) to create a panel looking into military aviation mishaps, following a string of deadly...

F-35 Completes Most Comprehensive Flight Test Program in Aviation History

The F-35 program has accomplished the final developmental test flight of the System Development and Demonstration (SDD) phase of the program. "Completing F-35 SDD...

US Army aviators testing next generation air-to-ground missile

YUMA PROVING GROUND, Arizona: Aviation testers here are deep into testing the latest Army aviation missile, known as the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile. The complex JAGM...

US Army Aviation Soldiers usher in a new era of warfare

The air mission briefing began promptly at Al Asad Air Base, Iraq. The Soldier in charge of the briefing, Spc. Eleazar Gonzalez, provided updates...

US Army Aviation efforts in Korea focused on countering special operations forces, WMD

In 2016, North Korea conducted about 22 missile launches and two nuclear tests as part of an effort to gain nuclear missile capability. They...

US Congress probes military pilot shortage

A shortage of pilots across the U.S. military is most acute in the Air Force, senior military officials told Congress March 29. Marine Corps Deputy...

China Focus: Civil-Military Integration Lifts China’s Helicopter Industry

China's helicopter industry is gearing up to become a global power with a national strategy of civil-military integration, according to state-owned helicopter giant Avicopter. China...