SECOND LM-100J PERFORMS FIRST FLIGHT

The LM-100J is the 17th different mission capability developed for the C-130J Super Hercules and it is an updated version of the L-100 cargo...

PRESIDENT TRUMP SIGNS ORDER ALLOWING USAF TO RECALL 1,000 RETIRED PILOTS...

The U.S. military has said earlier that the USAF is lacking 1,500 pilots U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Oct. 20 that...

THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ICONIC SR-71 BLACKBIRD: HOW THE WORLD’s FASTEST...

The aircraft was painted black, and soon earned its name: “Blackbird.” At Lockheed’s advanced development group, the legendary Skunk Works in Burbank, work on a...

U.S. NAVY EA-18G GROWLERs INTEGRATE WITH USAF F-16s AND BRING SEAD MISSION TO...

"The EA-18G Growler flies an electronic attack mission using a suite of jamming pods to confuse enemy radars, greatly aiding in our (F-16) block...

HELLENIC AIR FORCE F-16V UPGRADE WILL BE $ 1.3 BILLION MAX,...

The upgrade of F-16 aircraft to the F-16V configuration will bolster the Hellenic Air Force’s ability to support NATO and remain interoperable with the...

LOCKHEED MARTIN TO UPGRADE U.S. NAVY F/A-18E/F’s IRST21 SENSOR

IRST21 flies mounted in the F/A-18E/F's centerline fuel tank Lockheed Martin has secured two contracts from Boeing to upgrade its IRST21 sensor system for use...

DISCOVERY AIR DEFENCE TO OFFER “A LARGE NUMBER” OF F-16 FIGHTER...

"The company's F-16 offer separates it from competitors, who are offering third-generation solutions trying to be fourth-generation," Garry Venman, Discovery Air Defence executive vice-president Discovery...

JASDF F-4 DAMAGED BY HEAVY FIRE BEFORE TAKE-OFF AT HYAKURI AIRBASE

The incident occurred around noon time after damage to the JASDF F-4 Phantom's left-side main landing gear and both crew members were able to...

REMEMBERING JIM HUSTON, THE NAVAL FLIGHT OFFICER WHO FILMED THE AERIAL...

While in the Jolly Rogers, Jim Huston participated in making the movie “The Final Countdown,” filming several scenes with a camera in the back...

UK’s F-35B COMPLETES SKI-RAMP TRIALS AND IS NOW CLEARED FOR TAKEOFF...

"The launch of the F-35s from the HMS Queen Elizabeth is a once in a generation historical event. To be the first to fly...

RAF PILOT WAS ABOARD THE USMC AV-8B HARRIER THAT CAUGHT FIRE...

While the pilot was given a clean bill of health and no other personnel were hurt, the explosion and fire caused damage to two...

RAF TYPHOON FIGHTERS BREAK THE RECORD FOR THE LONGEST EUROFIGHTER SORTIE...

After scanning the areas around the targets to ensure no civilians were present the Typhoon pair struck the targets with a total of six...

HERE’S SKUNK WORKS QueSST X-PLANE, THE AIRCRAFT THAT WILL TURN THE...

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works team, in partnership with NASA, is developing QueSST X-plane to solve one of the persistent challenges of supersonic flight –...

ISRAELI AIR FORCE COULD BUY CH-53K KING STALLION HELICOPTER INSTEAD OF...

An other potential candidate to replace the Israeli air force's aged CH-53s by around 2025 include Sikorsky's new CH-53K Flight Global reports that Israel has...

INTERESTING PICTURES SHOW RAAF KC-30A TANKER REFUELING USAF B-52 STRATEGIC BOMBER

This KC-30 air-to-air refueling with the B-52 is part of the tests conducted by RAAF Air Warfare Centre's Flight Test Program Taken this past September...

HACKERS STEAL DATA ON THE F-35, C-130, P-8 AND JDAM FROM...

“The compromise was extensive and extreme, it included information on the F-35, C-130, P-8, JDAM and few naval vessels," Mitchell Clarke, Australian Signals Directorate...

USAF B-1B LANCER STRATEGIC BOMBERS INTEGRATE WITH RAAF JTACs

During the 12-hour mission the B-1B Lancer strategic bombers used simulated and inert weapons directed by Australian JTACs On Oct. 2, 2017, two U.S. Air...

FIRST KC-46 TO KC-46 REFUELING COMPLETED

The milestone flight helps pave the way for KC-46 next phases of certification and specification compliance testing The KC-46 aerial tanker program has achieved another...

EXCLUSIVE: YF-23A THERMAL DESIGNER PROVIDES SOME INTERESTING DETAILS ABOUT NORTHROP ATF

"The USAF ATF requirements did not require the ATF design to have a lot of agility. Northrop for the design of their YF-23A chose...

RAF F-22 EXCHANGE PILOT IS CURRENTLY DEPLOYED AT RAF LAKENHEATH

The RAF F-22 exchange pilot is assigned to 94th Fighter Squadron The main photo of this article was posted on USAFE-AFRICA Twitter account and shows a...