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U.S. Army stops accepting AH-64E Apache attack helicopters over issue with nut

U.S. Army stops accepting AH-64E Apache Guardian attack helicopters over issue with nut

While Boeing has been working on redesigning the nut since last year, the service decided to stop taking in new AH-64E attack helicopters until...
Lockheed Martin to offer Japan hybrid of F-22 and F-35

Lockheed Martin to offer Japan hybrid of F-22 and F-35

The country, that is already buying the F-35, would like to field a new air superiority fighter from 2030 to deter intrusions into its...
Here's why this famous F-8 crash landing would have been much worse on a straight deck carrier

Here’s why this famous F-8 crash landing would have been much worse on a...

The F-8 snapped a main gear strut while landing aboard the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CVB-42). The magnesium strut ignited and the jet rolled...
F-35 completes System Development and Demonstration phase

F-35 completes System Development and Demonstration phase

F-35 System Development and Demonstration phase cleared the way for the Block 3F capability to be delivered to the operational warfighter The System Development and...
Developmental testing completed on SDB II

Developmental testing completed on SDB II

"We call SDB II a game changer because the weapon doesn't just hit GPS coordinates; it finds and engages targets," Mike Jarrett, Raytheon Air...
Possible sale of 4 MQ-4Cs to Germany approved

Possible sale of 4 MQ-4Cs to Germany approved

This proposed MQ-4C UAS sale will be a modified version of the U.S. Navy Triton configuration Germany has requested to buy four MQ-4Cs and the...

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Here's Belgian 31 Squadron F-16 with new livery for NATO Tiger Meet 2018

Here’s Belgian 31 Squadron F-16 with new livery for NATO Tiger Meet 2018

As a Tiger squadron and one of the oldest members of the NATO Tiger Association,...

READ THE STORY OF THIS FORMER B-52 STRATOFORTRESS PILOT WHO COMPLETED 25 COMBAT MISSION DURING OPERATION DESERT STORM

Bowles, having completed 25 combat missions in 10 weeks, considers Desert Storm to be a...
The story of the A-4 Mongoose, the light attack plane that became the perfect adversary aircraft

THE STORY OF THE A-4 MONGOOSE, THE LIGHT ATTACK PLANE THAT BECAME THE PERFECT ADVERSARY AIRCRAFT

Because of its air-to-air prowess the A-4 was soon nicknamed Mongoose, and provided to most...

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Pilot error behind last September A-10C collision

Pilot error behind last September A-10C collision

The A-10C aircrews failed to adhere to established altitude and deconfliction procedures The U.S. Air Force (USAF) has recently determined the cause behind the collision...
Here's why this famous F-8 crash landing would have been much worse on a straight deck carrier

Here’s why this famous F-8 crash landing would have been much worse on a...

The F-8 snapped a main gear strut while landing aboard the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CVB-42). The magnesium strut ignited and the jet rolled...
Turkish fighters harass Greek Prime Minister Chinook helicopter

Turkish fighters harass Greek Prime Minister Chinook helicopter

The Turkish fighters, flying at an altitude of 10,000 feet, asked the Chinook pilot, which at that moment was at 1,500 feet, to provide...