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E-3 AWACS crew member explains how a U.S. Navy F-14 nearly shot down a U.S. Navy E-2 during the first night of Operation Desert Storm

E-3 AWACS crew member explains how a U.S. Navy F-14 nearly shot down a...

"The F-14 pilot came back and said in an excited voice, 'Target, nose, 12 miles hot, am I cleared to engage?' and again...
Lockheed Martin to offer Japan hybrid of F-22 and F-35

Lockheed Martin’s F-22, F-35 hybrid for Japan will cost $177 million instead of $133...

While Lockheed Martin’s proposal for F-22, F-35 hybrid is most suitable, the price is much higher than the $133 million per aircraft that Tokyo is...
Former SR-71 Blackbird crew members share their most interesting stories

Former SR-71 Blackbird crew members share their most interesting stories

"You haven't been lost till you've been lost at Mach 3 because for every minute that you don't know where you are, you're 35...
Italy may cut F-35 order

Italy may cut F-35 order

Italian Defence Minister Elisabetta Trenta said that her country will not be buying more F-35 fighters and she is reassessing the current contract for...
The incredible story of the C-5 crew that performed three night air refuelings during a storm

The incredible story of the C-5 crew that completed three night air refuelings during...

"I called the middle tanker, below me: 'What number are you, in the middle?' He responded, 'I'm tanker #2.' I said, 'No, you are...
Will Taiwan buy F-15 or F/A-18 fighters to boost its defense capabilities?

Boeing pitches to Pentagon the F-15X, the Eagle that can fire 24 air-to-air missiles

The F-15X will carry more than two dozen air-to-air missiles and has modern flight controls, cockpit displays, and radarMarcus Weisgerber reports on Defense One...

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The (simulated) kills achieved by F-14 and F-15 fighters against the SR-71 Mach 3 spy plane

HOW F-14 AND F-15 FIGHTERS WERE ABLE TO ACHIEVE (SIMULATED) KILLS AGAINST THE SR-71 MACH 3 SPY PLANE

F-14 and F-15 fighters were able to achieve simulated SR-71 kills, but only under certain...

BOEING’s SECOND T-X PROTOTYPE HAS PERFORMED ITS MAIDEN FLIGHT

“The T-X was built to Air Force requirements and designed to fulfill the Air Education...
RNLAF is updating RCAF on F-35 acquisition

ROYAL NETHERLANDS AIR FORCE UPDATES ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE ON F-35 ACQUISITION PROCESS

If RCAF had to purchase the F-35 it would further increase the interoperability of the...

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The incredible story of the C-5 crew that performed three night air refuelings during a storm

The incredible story of the C-5 crew that completed three night air refuelings during...

"I called the middle tanker, below me: 'What number are you, in the middle?' He responded, 'I'm tanker #2.' I said, 'No, you are...
Former SR-71 Blackbird crew members share their most interesting stories

Former SR-71 Blackbird crew members share their most interesting stories

"You haven't been lost till you've been lost at Mach 3 because for every minute that you don't know where you are, you're 35...
Remembering the last glory days of VF-84 Jolly Rogers

Remembering the last glory days of VF-84 Jolly Rogers

"I knew about VF-84 Jolly Rogers from the movies and building models as a kid. It's a great public relations and recruiting tool. Somebody...