Air Frame: Airmen from the West Virginia Air National Guard's 167th Airlift Wing in Martinsburg load cargo on a C-5 Galaxy at JB Charleston, S.C., July 22, 2013. (Air Force photo by SrA. Dennis Sloan) (Click on image above to reach wallpaper version.)
Over the next 20 years, the aviation industry will face
a massive gap in staffing—617,000 pilots and 679,000 maintenance
technicians—putting even more pressure on the Air Force, which is already struggling to keep its own pilots, according to a new Boeing report.
The first Japanese F-35A took its maiden flight on Aug. 24 in Texas.
Germany is looking at different locations for its
Tornado aircraft and service members as a dispute between the country
and Turkey has prevented lawmakers from being able to visit Incirlik Air
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