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Too Many in the Stack: A-10 pilot tells the story of a night, risky mission flown in bad weather, in congested airspace

Too Many in the Stack: A-10 pilot tells the story of a night, risky...

One A-10 pilot who almost collided with a UAV when it arrived in his airspace unannounced commented, 'This thing hits me and I have...
Video shows F-35B performing first Shipborne Rolling Vertical Landing 

Video shows F-35B performing first Shipborne Rolling Vertical Landing 

Shipborne Rolling Vertical Landing allows the F-35B to carry heavier loads back aboard the warshipTaken on Oct. 14, 2018 the interesting video in this...
Here's how B-52 tail gunners made of the BUFF a MiG killer

B-52D Diamond Lil tail gunner explains how he scored the last confirmed kill by a...

"I fired at the bandit until it ballooned to 3 times in intensity then suddenly disappeared from my radar scope at approximately 1,200 yards,...
Ten bomber crews will train at Ellsworth AFB to learn how to fight without GPS coverage

Ten bomber crews will train at Ellsworth AFB to learn how to fight without...

In the event of serious conflict the GPS system is probably one of the first systems any enemy will targetTen B-52, B-1 and B-2...
A-10 driver remembers a memorable BRRRRRTTTTTTT Run performed during Operation Enduring Freedom

A-10 driver remembers a memorable BRRRRRTTTTTTT Run performed during Operation Enduring Freedom

"The truck was obliterated, who knows how much ordnance had been on it? The funny thing was that while my wingman was on the...
USAF to receive first KC-46A Pegasus tanker in October

Boeing to miss the delivery of first KC-46 Pegasus tanker to USAF on Oct....

USAF Secretary Heather Wilson says the late certification by the Federal Aviation Administration was the direct cause for KC-46 latest delayBloomberg has revealed that...
Lt. Col. Seth “Jethro” Nehring was the U.S. fighter pilot aboard the Ukrainian Su-27UB that crashed during Ex. Clear Sky on Oct. 16

Lt. Col. Seth “Jethro” Nehring was the U.S. fighter pilot aboard the Ukrainian Su-27UB...

Lt. Col. Seth “Jethro” Nehring was serving as the Operations Officer in the Joint Operations Center, meaning he was the liaison between the exercise director,...
"Tyndall F-22s damaged by Hurricane Michael likely fixable," Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says

“Tyndall F-22s damaged by Hurricane Michael likely fixable,” Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says

“I’m not ready to say that all the F-22s can be fixed, but our initial review was perhaps more positive than I anticipated ......

Pilot’s G-LOC behind last April F-16 Thunderbird crash

After transitioning into a descending half-loop maneuver (Split-S) Major Stephen Del Bagno experienced a G-LOC becoming completely incapacitated for a periodOn Oct. 16, 2018 Air...
USAF pilot killed as Ukrainian Su-27UB air force jet crashes during Ex. Clear Sky 2018

USAF pilot killed as Ukrainian Su-27UB air force jet crashes during Ex. Clear Sky...

The Su-27UB crash took place during Clear Sky 2018 joint multinational exerciseA U.S. pilot was among two crew who died when a Ukrainian Air...