fourth-generation aircraft

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

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

This USMC F-35B is the 91st and final F-35 delivered in 2018

Next year Lockheed Martin is set to deliver more than 130 F-35s Taken at Fort Worth, Texas, on Dec. 20,… Read More

5 years ago

GERMAN AIR FORCE COULD BUY THE F-35 STEALTH FIGHTER JET TO REPLACE THE EUROFIGHTER

Buying the F-35 could make sense for Germany given steady declines in the cost of the U.S. jets, and technical… Read More

7 years ago

HERE’S WHY THE MiG-35 FULCRUM-FOXTROT IS NOT RUSSIA’S ULTIMATE FIGHTER

Technical specifications were a secondary factor in MiG-35 development, given that Russian Ministry of Defense wants the Fulcrum-Foxtrot as cheaply as… Read More

7 years ago

1 F-35A “SHOT DOWN” BY AGGRESSORS AT RED FLAG 17-01

"They’ve put up as many advanced threats against us. If we didn’t suffer a few losses, it wouldn’t be challenging… 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