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USAF reveals AGM-183A ARRW with live warhead in Guam during hypersonic weapon training

USAF reveals AGM-183A ARRW with live warhead in Guam during hypersonic weapon training

AGM-183A ARRW with live warhead in Guam Andersen Air Force Base (AFB) on Feb. 27, 2024 hosted a comprehensive hypersonic… Read More

3 months ago

KC-135 Crew Chief recalls when his Stratotanker low on fuel had to give 6,000 pounds of fuel to an F-4 that failed six approaches to Andersen AFB because of bad weather

KC-135 Stratotanker crew providing support of trans-pacific ferry missions As reported by the Carswell Sentinel, a squadron-based newspaper at Carswell… Read More

4 months ago

USAF plans to beddown up to 12 Singapore F-15 fighter jets at Andersen AFB, Guam amid evolving strategic initiatives in the Indo-Pacific region

Singapore F-15 fighter jets at Andersen In a move strengthening ties between the United States and Singapore, the US Air… Read More

5 months ago

The story behind this artwork featuring Jimmy Stewart’s B-52F dropping bombs on a daylight mission against Viet Cong infiltrators

Stewart is seen here flying B-52F 57-0149 (on its 36th combat sortie) on a daylight bombing mission against Viet Cong… Read More

2 years ago

This month USAF will try to operate F-16s, F-35s from austere airfield inside the jungle of Guam

The rough airfield until now has only hosted C-130s and helicopter operations. This month the US Air Force (USAF) will… Read More

3 years ago

USAF deploys B-52 strategic bombers to Andersen AFB for Bomber Task Force deployment

Airmen and B-52H Stratofortress bombers last deployed from Barksdale AFB to Guam in December 2018 in support of BTF operations.… Read More

3 years ago

USAF will continue to send all 3 types of bombers to Pacific after the end of CBP but not for extended periods

The task of having a nuclear bomber in the Pacific will now be taken up by the B-2 which will… Read More

4 years ago

Impressive Elephant Walk Ends USAF Continuous Bomber Presence in Guam after 16 Years

On Apr. 17, 2020 the USAF announced it will no longer base strategic bombers outside of the continental United States,… Read More

4 years ago

Spirit Down: The First Operational Loss of a B-2 Stealth Bomber

The ACC accident report stated that "classified material" had been loaded onto the B-2 Spirit the morning the aircraft crashed.… Read More

5 years ago

China deploys DF-26 ballistic missiles after latest U.S. Navy “freedom of navigation” operation near contested islands in South China Sea

China claims that DF-26 missiles are "capable of targeting medium and large ships" As reported by CNN Philipinnes, China claims… Read More

5 years ago

The incredible story of the C-5 crew that completed three night air refuelings during a storm

"I called the middle tanker, below me: 'What number are you, in the middle?' He responded, 'I'm tanker #2.' I… Read More

6 years ago

USAF B-52 strategic bomber aids in canoe rescue off coast of Guam

The canoe just so happened to resemble one helmed by a famous Disney princess. “We asked for more details about… Read More

6 years ago

Former B-52 pilot tells the story of a scary bomb run during the Vietnam War

"Then the bomb run began in the early morning darkness over an Asian jungle. Our three-abreast, triangular-shaped formation banked steeply,… Read More

6 years ago

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.… Read More

7 years ago

USAF B-1B LANCER BOMBERS FLEW TO SOUTH KOREA. ONCE AGAIN.

"If called upon, we are ready to respond with rapid, lethal, and overwhelming force at a time and place of… Read More

7 years ago

THIS CLIP SHOWS USAF B-1B LANCER BOMBERS RELEASING INERT WEAPONS AT THE PILSUNG RANGE, SOUTH KOREA

The Lancers have conducted a 10-hour sequenced bilateral mission with South Korean and Japanese fighter jets in response to a… Read More

7 years ago

AFGSC HAS DETERMINED THE CAUSE BEHIND 2016 B-52H CRASH AT ANDERSEN AFB

The cause of the mishap was that the pilot analyzed visual bird activity and perceived cockpit indications as a loss… Read More

7 years ago