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F-35 training center begins formal training

F-35 training center begins formal training

While celebrating each F-35 Lightning II arrival, the integrated joint strike fighter training team also recently opened the doors for the first Air Force certification courses on the logistical support behind the nation’s newest weapons platform. The 33rd Fighter Wing […]


Netherlands to Order Less F-35 JSF Jets

Netherlands to Order Less F-35 JSF Jets

Even if the next cabinet decided in favour of the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF/F-35) to replace the country‚Äôs aging fleet of F-16’s, it would almost certainly order fewer planes than initially planned. Defence Minister Hans Hillen made this remark on […]


Air Force officials release draft EIS for F-35 operational basing

Air Force officials release draft EIS for F-35 operational basing

The Air Force has filed a draft environmental impact statement for the proposed operational basing of the F-35 Lightning II within the continental United States. The current active Air Force and Air National Guard alternatives under consideration are: Burlington Air […]


Annual Aviation Inventory and Funding Plan

Annual Aviation Inventory and Funding Plan

Section 231a of title 10, United States Code, as amended by section 1069 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012, Public Law 112-81, requires the Secretary of Defense to submit an annual, long-term aviation plan for fixed-wing […]


F-22 Raptor vs Eurofighter Typhoon.

F-22 Raptor vs Eurofighter Typhoon.

F-22 Raptor vs Eurofighter Typhoon.

Nothing comes close,Tiffy at its best.


Fifth generation fighters provide air superiority

Fifth generation fighters provide air superiority

According to American Air force officials “The F-22 is better than any other aircraft in the world at air-to-ground except for the F-35, and the F-35 is better than any other aircraft in the world at air-to-air except for the […]


Navy’s Newest Squadron Prepares for New F-35 Fighters

Navy’s Newest Squadron Prepares for New F-35 Fighters

Navy personnel are busy preparing to teach the next generation of Sailors how to work with and fly the newest military aircraft, the F-35C Lightening II Joint Strike Fighter, as Strike Fighter Squadron 101 (VFA-101) readies for its stand-up ceremony […]


Reserve, active duty F-22 pilots fly long-range strike exercise

Reserve, active duty F-22 pilots fly long-range strike exercise

A mix of personnel from the 477th Fighter Group, 3rd Wing, and 673rd Air Base Wing left Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, to participate in a long range strike exercise on April 4. F-22 Raptors and E-3’s assigned to the 3rd […]


Lockheed Martin Commemorates 4,500 F-16 Aircraft Deliveries

Lockheed Martin Commemorates 4,500 F-16 Aircraft Deliveries

Lockheed Martin commemorated the 4,500th F-16 Fighting Falcon delivery today with a ceremony for employees, customers, former executives and elected officials, including U.S. Rep. Kay Granger and Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price. The F-16 is recognized as the world’s most […]


 
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