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F-35As Drop First Laser-Guided Bombs

The F-35A Lightning II program took another step toward initial operational capability yesterday when two aircraft assigned to the 62nd Fighter Squadron successfully employed...
Boeing KC-46A Tanker

Second Boeing, U.S. Air Force KC-46A Tanker Completes First Flight

The Boeing test team successfully completed the first flight of the program’s second KC-46A tanker aircraft yesterday, taking off from Paine Field and landing...

US F-16 jet crashes in Arizona, status of pilot unknown

Los Angeles: An F-16 fighter jet crashed Thursday in the southwestern state of Arizona, the US Air Force said, adding a search and rescue...
KC-135R Stratotanker

Reserve KC-135s to Begin Upgrades In February

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE: KC-135R Stratotankers operated by the 507th Air Refueling Wing are scheduled to be the first Air Force Reserve Command tankers...
F-22 Raptor

Legacy, 5th-generation aircraft unite at Checkered Flag

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE: Checkered Flag 16-1, a large-force exercise which gives a large number of legacy and fifth-generation aircraft the chance to practice...

Upgraded E-3 Sentry Deploys to Combat Theater

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE: The long-awaited, highly anticipated deployment of the E-3 Sentry (AWACS) Block 40/45 is finally over, with the deployment of the...
F-15 Eagle fighter aircraft

USAF F-15s complete Hungarian deployment

KECSKEMET AIR BASE, Hungary: Four F-15 Eagle fighter aircraft and support personnel, assigned to the 123rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, completed a forward deployment to...

US Air Force Develops Electromagnetic Pulse Weapon

The US military has been developing next generation weapons for years, and in that effort, it's made some impressive advances. The latest: a targeted...

US Air force Identifies Boeing 747-8 Platform for Next Air Force One

e of the most visible symbols of the United States of America and the office of the president of the United States,” James said....

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...