This A-6E was able to RTB in spite of heavy damage...

VA-35's A-6E 'Ray Gun 502' was hit by an Iraqi Roland SAM just as it started dropping its six Mk 83 SnakeyesTaken on Jan....

Tom Cruise and Jennifer Connelly recreate Top Gun’s iconic Motorbike Scene...

Connelly hopped off the bike and gave Cruise a kiss on the cheek before finally locking lips as cameras rolledTaken on Nov. 2, 2018...

388th and 419th FWs Conduct The F-35’s First Elephant Walk Exercise

As the Air Force’s only combat-ready F-35A units, the 388th and 419th FWs must be prepared to launch any number of aircraft to support...

F-22 Pilot that Belly Landed his Raptor last April at NAS...

The investigation also found that the F-22 pilot prematurely retracted the landing gear and that day’s flight brief was inadequateAs we have already reported...

Last Special Color Tornado for RAF 31 Squadron

RAF 31 Squadron will be re-roled to the MQ-9B Protector unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)Royal Air Force (RAF) 31 Squadron has painted a Tornado GR4...

Navigational issue behind June 2017 RQ-4B crash

The RQ-4B, from the 9th Reconnaissance Wing at Beale AFB, California, was conducting a ferry flight from Edwards AFB, California, to Beale AFB at...

492nd FS F-15E successfully certifies Estonian BAK-14 cable arresting system

The BAK-14 system was paid for with FY16 European Deterrence Initiative funding which increases the capability and readiness of U.S. forces allowing for a...

A quick look at why the C-130 is still USAF Mainstay...

Because of the C-130’s design, it is able to quickly set aside its current mission and operate as an aeromedical evacuation platformSince the Vietnam...

Edwards’ C-7A Caribou gets new look

The C-7A travelled across Rogers Dry Lakebed to the AFFT Museum’s restoration hangar where it will await a home in the much anticipated new...

Edwards BAF provides B-1B’s AN/ALQ-161A countermeasure system with a simulated threat radio...

More than 64 test points from 129 test runs were collected against the B-1B Lancer AN/ALQ-161A electronic countermeasure systemRecently, innovators working in the Benefield...

Foxhound Vs Blackbird: Former MiG-31 Pilot explains how to Intercept and...

"If the SR-71 had violated Soviet airspace, a live missile launch would have been carried out. There was practically no chance that the aircraft...

USAF identifies Pilots involved in fatal T-38 Crash at Laughlin Air...

The incident marks the second fatal crash of a T-38 at Laughlin in 12 monthsThe U.S. Air Force (USAF) has identified a pilot who...

How an Iraqi Airfiled Commander Saved the Lives of two A-6...

"I'm certain Gen Layth Muneer, the H-3 base commander, saved our lives that night. He kept us safe through the night by keeping us...

“Belgium choice to buy F-35 is a bad signal. Once again,...

Dassault Aviation is not surprised by the Belgian government decision, some actors’ preference for the F-35 had long been clear enoughAccording to a News...

One Killed, One Injured in T-38C Crash at Laughlin Air Force...

This is the fifth USAF T-38 crash in in 12 monthsOn Nov. 13, 2018 a T-38C Talon supersonic jet crashed at approximately 7:40 p.m....

Go For Your Gun! The first F-14 Tomcat Strafe Run during...

'Our primary concern during our gunnery passes was the fact that we were now well within the range of MANPADS. Nevertheless, we positioned ourselves...

This A-10 Driver Won the Top Strafer Award at Hawgsmoke 2018

The top strafe award went to Capt. Sky Lesh due to his ability to put the most amount of bullets on targets during a...

Airshow Close Call! That Time a Pitts Special Nearly Collided with...

"For a microsecond time stands still. The huge red letters on the top wing and fuselage of the Pitts Special spell the name of...

Aerial Refuelling Trials between KC-30A and F-22 Raptor Complete

A total of eight test flights were conducted and data are being analyzed to formulate the standard operating procedures when both types refuel in...

“Tom Cruise will fly Aircraft for Top Gun: Maverick, but not...

Filming has not been halted in order for the actor to learn how to fly an F/A-18, but because the filmmakers need the extra time...