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THAT TIME A B-1B LANCER BOMBER PERFORMED A CRASH LANDING ON...

The B-1 landed at Edwards AFB after an increasingly desperate 12-hour flight in which the crew struggled unsuccessfully to lower the landing gear in...

THUD Vs SAMs: THE F-105F WILD WEASEL AND OPERATION ROLLING THUNDER

Designated F-105F Wild Weasel III, the aircraft replaced the F-100F Wild Weasel I in the summer of 1966 and became the backbone of USAF...

THIS DAY IN AVIATION HISTORY: THE F-14 TOMCAT’s FIRST AIR-TO-AIR VICTORY

The F-14 Tomcats were fired on by the Libyans, turning what had been a game of cat and mouse into a deadly encounter The more...

U.S. NAVY TO PHASE OUT ALL REMAINING F/A-18C LEGACY HORNET STRIKE...

Most of the units stationed at NAS Oceana transitioned from the F/A-18C Legacy Hornet to the F/A-18 Super Hornet a decade ago The U.S. Navy is...

EX-RAF L-1011 TRISTARS TO FLY AGAIN AS CIVILIAN-OWNED TANKERS

TAS has started the marketing of the Tristar tankers for contractor owned/operated AAR operations focusing on the U.S. Navy, NATO, and other allied air...

PAK FA DESIGNATED AS Su-57. AND WILL OUTPERFORM THE F-22 RAPTOR...

Col. Gen. Viktor Bondarev called the Su-57 a “wonderful machine” and claimed that “every country probably wants planes such as this, and we have...

F-15Es WITH APG-82 AESA RADARS DEPLOY TO RED FLAG-ALASKA FOR THE...

The APG-82 AESA radar allows the F-15E Strike Eagle to bridge the gap between the fourth and fifth generation fighting force The 391st Fighter Squadron...

COOL PHOTO SHOWS F-35B LOADED WITH PAVEWAY IV AND ASRAAM TAKING...

The picture was taken during the second round of F-35B ski ramp testing which continues to support the U. K. in advance of flight...

USAF TO BRING MOTHBALLED F-22 BACK TO SERVICE

F-22 # 91-4006 is an engineering, manufacturing and development model aircraft with a Block 10 avionics Lockheed Martin F-22, # 91-4006, is being brought out...

F/A-18C HORNET AIRFRAMES READY TO BE UPGRADED AT F/A-18C+ STANDARD

16 Hornets have already been shipped to the maintenance facility at Cecil Airport in Jacksonville, Fla., where Boeing, under a USMC contract, is installing...