The Navy's X-47B demonstrator completed the first independent, remotely piloted aircraft aerial refueling during a flight from NAS Patuxent River, Md., this week, Northrop Grumman announced.
Air Force tacticians and aggressors from Nellis AFB, Nev., recently aided the Marine Corps' first integration of the F-35B Lightning II into a large-scale employment exercise at the Nevada Test and Training Range.
Volunteers are recovering a rare WWII Messerschmitt Me-262 jet fighter accidently unearthed during excavation near a former German-occupied air base in The Netherlands, Warbirds News reports.
A Civil Air Patrol Cessna 206T received an upgraded sensor suite to mimic an MQ-1 Predator remotely piloted aircraft for pre-deployment combat training, the Air Force Research Laboratory announced.
Poland will purchase the PATRIOT medium range air and missile defense system from the US as part of its “Vistula” missile defense system.
The F-22 Raptor continues to lend its unique capabilities to the fight against ISIS, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh said April 22 during a Washington D.C. defense symposium.
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh thinks the service needs a new low tech close air support platform “in the relatively near to mid term future.”
The Air Force intends to reincorporate explosive
ordnance disposal into Silver Flag training at Andersen AFB, Guam in
Fiscal 2016, Lt. Col. Kevin Mares, the 554th RED HORSE Squadron Det. 1
commander, told Air Force Magazine.
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