JAPAN TO DEPLOY ITS FIRST F-35A STEALTH FIGHTER AT MISAWA AIR...

Nine more F-35A stealth fighters will be deployed to Misawa by the end of 2018 Japan is ready to deploy the F-35A and the first aircraft...

THE LOCKHEED LANCER: THE SUPER STARFIGHTER THAT NEVER WAS

The Lockheed Lancer could have outperformed most of the fighters then serving in the world's air forces Designed as a supersonic air superiority fighter, the...

THE F-15 SATELLITE KILLER AND THE ASM-135A ASAT MISSILE

On Jan. 21, 1984, the first launch of an anti-satellite missile from an F-15 took place over the Pacific Ocean. The ASAT missile was...

OHIO ANG DEPLOYS 12 F-16s TO ESTONIA IN SUPPORT OF OPERATION...

The F-16s plans to fly approximately 60 missions per week Ohio Air National Guard (ANG) has deployed 12 F-16s along with 300 airmen to Amari...

A QUICK LOOK AT THE YF-16 TEST PROGRAM AND AT THE...

The YF-16 test program, like any program to prove a new aircraft, had it's share of exciting moments The U.S. Air Force (USAF) Lightweight Fighter...

SURPLUS U.S. MARINE CORPS AH-1W SUPER COBRA ATTACK HELICOPTERS UP FOR...

The AH-1W Super Cobra attack helicopters are progressively retired from service in favour of the latest-variant AH-1Z Viper The U.S. government intends to sell away...

HERE’S ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE 2018 CF-18 DEMONSTRATION HORNET PAINT SCHEME

RCAF selects a theme for each year for its CF-18 air demonstration team and 2018 will feature the 60th Anniversary of NORAD The Royal Canadian...

BRITISH ARMY BIDS FAREWELL TO THE ICONIC LYNX HELICOPTER AND HERE...

To mark the Lynx’s decommissioning from British Army service, the Army Air Corps have flown four of the last remaining airframes on a commemorative...

THE CONTROVERSIAL KILLS SCORED BY SAUDI F-15s DURING OPERATION DESERT STORM

It is almost certain that the two Mirage kills scored by RSAF F-15s were driven by a political directive that was designed to draw...

BRRRRRRTTTTTT!!!! HOW USAF A-10 TANK BUSTERS SHOT DOWN TWO IRAQI HELICOPTERS...

"I put another 100 rounds down, and the helicopter jinked right into the last burst; the helicopter looked like it had been hit by...

IRIAF Su-24 ATTACK AIRCRAFT RETURNS TO SERVICE

The Su-24 spent many years grounded at Shiraz air base Iran has managed to restore a Sukhoi Su-24 (NATO reporting name: Fencer) fighter-bomber back to...

FIREWORKS OVER BAGHDAD: WHEN THE F-117 STEALTH FIGHTERS DROPPED THE FIRST...

The F-117 illuminated the front door of the bunker and guided two 2,000 pound Paveway II LGBs into the target. The first blew down the...

ARMÉE DE L’AIR WELCOMES FIRST C-130J SUPER HERCULES

France will receive a total of four Super Hercules aircraft, two C-130J-30 combat delivery airlifters and two KC-130J aerial refuelers On Jan. 15, 2018 Florence...

WHEN THE HUN WENT DOWNTOWN: THE STORY OF F-100’S ONLY ATTACK...

The enemy gunners, undaunted by the repeated attacks, had continued to put up a fierce defensive fire. But the elusive tactics of the two...

FRENCH RAFALE FIGHTERS TO OPERATE FROM USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH THIS...

French Navy Dassault Rafale M fighters and Northrop Grumman E-2C Hawkeye AEW&C planes will train first with U.S. Navy aircraft at NAS Oceana USNI News...

THIS F-14D CLOSE-UP SHOWS THE LAST UPGRADE RECEIVED BY TOMCAT BEFORE...

ROVER capability was added to the F-14D Tomcat On Dec. 10, 2005. It was first used by VF-31 and VF-213 on their last cruise...

DRAKEN L-159E HONEY BADGER AIRCRAFT PROVIDED RED AIR FOR USMC AIR...

The L-159E Honey Badger is a single-seat, multi-role aircraft capable of supporting a variety of air-to-air, air-to-ground and reconnaissance missions Draken International's L-159E Honey Badger...

HERE’S BOEING FUTURISTIC “SON OF A BLACKBIRD” CONCEPT

Even if Son of a Blackbird's twin-tail, waverider configuration continues to evolve, is already representative of a feasible hypersonic design Boeing is planning to develop...

A QUICK LOOK AT THE F-16 CCV, THE VIPER THAT COULD...

"Flying formation on the F-16 CCV aircraft was a terrifying experience, since it could do flat turns which robbed the wingman of important visual...

“EACH ARMY NATIONAL GUARD APACHE BATTALION NEEDS TO BORROW SIX AH-64s...

With fewer AH-64 Apache attack helicopters, each battalion “will never have enough aircraft to train the way they are supposed to fight,” Retired Brig....