Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam

Here’s how a single Arleigh Burke class DDG would have stopped the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor

Here’s how a single Arleigh Burke class DDG would have stopped the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor

The Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor The Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor was one… Read More

4 months ago

KC-135 pilot explains how he and his crew safely landed a Stratotanker after it experienced a fire in the cargo compartment while Flying 200+ miles west of Hawaii

“Looking into the cargo compartment through the open cockpit door, one Crew Chief with a fire bottle between his knees,… Read More

1 year ago

Did you know Japanese Kawanishi H8K flying boats conducted a second raid on Pearl Harbor in March 1942? Here’s how it went.

In March 1942 the Japanese staged a somewhat audacious plan of sending a flight of 2 Kawanishi H8K long range… Read More

1 year ago

“There’s nothing that compares to the Raptor, it’s the dominant one. It’s sad,” Hickam Airmen reflect as uncertainty radiates through the F-22 community

“Look at it—it just looks like it’s bowed up. It’s ready to go,” Hawaii Air National Guard Master Sgt. Ryan… Read More

2 years ago

The Incredible story of the KC-135 crew Who Recovered a Stratotanker that had been on Fire Under the Floor while Flying 200+ miles west of Hawaii

“Honolulu Center, TORA 54 is currently fighting a fire in the cargo compartment of the aircraft!  STANDBY!,” Mark Hasara, Former… Read More

4 years ago

U.S. Army to build F-22 Alert Facility at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam

The Alert Facility is expected to be ready by end of 2020 The Pentagon announced under Release No: CR-189-18 that… Read More

6 years ago

First B-2 Spirit deployment to Hawaii completed

One of the key integrations involved the B-2 Spirits and F-22 Raptors assigned to the 199th Fighter Squadron, a unit… Read More

6 years ago

An in-depth analysis of infamous Dover C-5 crash – Part II: Training Analysis and Crash Summary

The pilot said they were slamming the throttles against the firewall, but they couldn’t get any more thrust and couldn’t… Read More

6 years ago

USAF FINDS OUT THAT F-22 SAVES FUEL BY FLYING FASTER

As the largest consumer of fuel across the U.S. federal government the USAF aims to increase operational energy efficiency while… Read More

6 years ago