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US F-16 fighter jet crashes in Germany with pilot taken to hospital

An American F-16 fighter jet crashed Tuesday near the city of Trier in western Germany, the German air force told AFP, with the pilot...

First female F-35 test pilot completes flight mission

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE: A routine F-35 Lightning II flight test mission recently marked a significant event in Air Force history at Edwards Air...
Eurofighter Typhoon

RAF Pilots Test Threat Awareness and Pilot Safety Enhancements for Typhoon Jets

The latest enhancements for the Eurofighter Typhoon combat jet have been successfully tested by UK Royal Air Force (RAF) pilots in flight trials conducted...

F-22 pilot reaches 1,000 flight hours

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE: Four-year-old Steve Rainey sat on the hood of his father's car at a local airshow watching the small airplanes and...

F-15 crashes in Pacific, pilot safe

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan: Japan Air Self Defense Force rescue squadron crews safely recovered the pilot who ejected from a Kadena-based F-15 aircraft over...

First international student pilot flies F-35

The first international student aviator at the 33rd Fighter Wing, training to be an F-35B Lightning II instructor pilot, completed his first sortie in...

Pilot Calls F-35 ‘Big Leap’ in Fighter Capability

The F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter jet will be a strategic deterrent for the nation because of its "huge leap in capability," a...

First F-35 training commander: ‘this jet is our future’

Five months of flying the Air Force's newest fighter jet has left one Airman convinced of the aircraft's substantial combat capability. Lt. Col. Lee Kloos...

Syria fighter pilot defects in new blow to Assad

A Syrian air force colonel won political asylum after landing his MiG fighter in Jordan, as a watchdog reported the deadliest day of fighting...

Singapore Requests F-15SG Pilot Training and Support

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress April 30 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Singapore of a possible sale...