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

10 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

Last wave of F-22 Raptors arrive in Australia As reported by Staff Sgt. Alexander Martinez, Headquarters Pacific Air Forces Public… Read More

7 years ago

FIND OUT HOW LOW OBSERVABLE TECHNICIANS KEEP USAF STEALTH FIGHTERS UNDETECTED

Low observable technicians Fifth-generation F-22 Raptor and F-35A Lightning II pilots may take the reins of their respective aircraft; but… Read More

7 years ago

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

F-22 Raptor stealth fighter jets lose radar-absorbing coating in Syria The U.S. Air Force (USAF) F-22 Raptor stealth fighters, which… Read More

8 years ago

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

F-16 and F-35 fighter jets have started integrated training at Luke AFB A new era has just begun at Luke… Read More

8 years ago