fifth-generation aircraft

Video of ITPS Hunter 5th Generation surrogate training aircraft maiden flight

Video of ITPS Hunter 5th Generation surrogate training aircraft maiden flight

ITPS Hunter 5th Generation surrogate training aircraft The high operating costs of 5th generation fighters have many current and prospective… Read More

5 months ago

USAF mulls 4.5/5 gen minus clean sheet fighter to replace F-16, thinks to use the F-35 less to mitigate F135 engine wear issues

Former USAF acquisition chief Will Roper opened the possibility of buying more F-16s for this purpose but Chief of Staff… Read More

3 years ago

HERE’S WHY USAF WON’T RESTART F-22 RAPTOR PRODUCTION

Nearly $10 billion is required to restart the F-22 production line, while each Raptor will cost around $200 million As… Read More

7 years ago

USAF DELIVERS SECRET REPORT ON RESTARTING F-22 RAPTOR PRODUCTION TO U.S. HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE

Congress voted in 2009 to stop purchasing the F-22 stealth fighters after just 187 were made, hundreds less than the… Read More

7 years ago

ATAC COLD WAR ERA HAWKER HUNTERs TO PROVIDE ADVERSARY AIR TRAINING FOR USMC F-35 FIFTH-GENERATION FIGHTERS

How four Cold War Era Hunter strike-fighter jets can be a credible threat for the latest USMC fifth-generation fighter remains weird As reported… Read More

7 years ago

USAF F-35s TO DEPLOY IN EUROPE THIS WEEKEND

After having arrived in Europe the F-35s will spend several weeks in the region as part of the European Reassurance… Read More

7 years ago

LAST WAVE OF F-22 RAPTORS HAS ARRIVED IN AUSTRALIA

The F-22s are scheduled to be in Australia through the beginning of March As reported by Staff Sgt. Alexander Martinez,… Read More

7 years ago

FIND OUT HOW LOW OBSERVABLE TECHNICIANS KEEP USAF STEALTH FIGHTERS UNDETECTED

If the pilot’s seen by radar, he can be shot down. If he isn’t, he can do his mission, go behind… Read More

7 years ago

U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor stealth fighter jets lose radar-absorbing coating in Syria

The radar-absorbing coating, that hides the Raptor from radars, warped and started to peel off The U.S. Air Force (USAF)… Read More

7 years ago

U.S. Air Force F-16 and F-35 fighter jets have started integrated training at Luke AFB

Luke’s F-16 drivers are learning how to accomplish missions by complementing their toolset with the numerous, new cutting-edge capabilities of… Read More

7 years ago