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This pilot scored both the first U.S. F-16 kill and the first kill for the AIM 120 AMRAAM

THIS PILOT SCORED BOTH THE FIRST U.S. F-16 KILL AND THE FIRST KILL FOR...

"Someone was going to die within the next two minutes, and it wasn't going to be me or my wingman," Gary North, first USAF pilot to down an enemy aircraft in the F-16 and...
Incredible photos show 1ST Air Cavalry Brigade helicopters ready to deploy in Germany

INCREDIBLE PHOTOS SHOW 1st AIR CAVALRY BRIGADE HELICOPTERS READY TO DEPLOY IN GERMANY

Among 1st Air Cavalry Brigade helicopters involved in this deployment there are CH-47 Chinooks, UH-60 Black Hawks, HH-60 Black Hawks and AH-64 Apaches Taken at Chièvres Air Base, Belgium, the incredible photos in this article...

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 aircraft, which Lockheed Martin produced from 1964-1992 LM-100J commercial freighter program...
President Trump signs order allowing USAF to recall 1,000 retired pilots back to active duty

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

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 will allow the U.S. Air Force (USAF) to recall as...
The development of the iconic SR-71 Blackbird: how the world's fastest plane was conceived

THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ICONIC SR-71 BLACKBIRD: HOW THE WORLD’s FASTEST PLANE WAS CONCEIVED

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 revolutionary intelligence aircraft had already begun before the shooting down...
U.S. Navy EA-18G Growlers integrate with USAF F-16s and bring SEAD mission to the next level

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

"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 50's ability to conduct SEAD operations," Capt. Karl Wilson, 14th...
Hellenic Air Force to upgrade 123 F-16 fighters to F-16V configuration

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

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 U.S. and the NATO alliance On Oct. 16, 2017, the U.S....
Lokcheed Martin to upgrade U.S. Navy F/A-18E/F’s IRST21 sensor

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 on the U.S. Navy’s F/A-18E/F fleet. The company says $100 million...
Discovery Air Defence to offer "a large number" of F-16 fighter aircraft for USAF's ADAIR competition

DISCOVERY AIR DEFENCE TO OFFER “A LARGE NUMBER” OF F-16 FIGHTER AIRCRAFT FOR USAF’s...

"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 Air Defence has thrown its hat into the United States...
JASDF F-4 damaged by heavy fire before take-off at Hyakuri Airbase

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 escape and were not injured As shown by the video you...