Pacific Air Forces

An Omega KDC-10 is the first commercial tanker to refuel USAF B-52, MC-130J over Pacific Ocean

An Omega KDC-10 is the first commercial tanker to refuel USAF B-52, MC-130J over Pacific Ocean

Omega KDC-10 commercial tanker refuels USAF B-52, MC-130J over Pacific Ocean As Pacific Air Forces made history last November by… Read More

1 day ago

USAF wants to install a small nuclear reactor at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska

Micro-reactors are small nuclear reactors that can produce clean energy and are equipped with built-in safety features that self-adjust to… Read More

2 years ago

‘Our F-35s had at least one close encounter with Chinese J-20 Mighty Dragon Stealth Jets,’ Pacific Air Forces Commander says

“It’s a bit early to say what they intend to do with the J-20, so really all we’ve seen it… Read More

2 years ago

Alaska’s Eielson AFB receives first two F-35 stealth fighters out of 54 scheduled to arrive by 2021

With the arrival, Eielson is now Pacific Air Forces’ first base to house the fifth-generation fighter aircraft. Taken on Apr.… Read More

4 years ago

USAF plans to Deploy 220 F-35A Stealth Fighters in the Indo-Pacific Region by 2025

The U.S. intends to start rotating the F-16s in South Korea with F-35A stealth fighters starting from early next year.… Read More

5 years ago

U.S. TO DEPLOY SIX F-22 STEALTH FIGHTERS TO SOUTH KOREA IN DECEMBER

The F-22s could be joined by four F-35As Yonhap reported that six F-22 stealth fighters are being deployed to South… Read More

6 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

YOKOTA RECEIVES PACAF’S FIRST C-130J SUPER HERCULES

The C-130J incorporates state-of-the-art technology to reduce manpower requirements, lower operating and support costs, and provide life-cycle cost savings over… Read More

7 years ago

Indonesia F-16 Fighting Falcons and U.S. F/A-18 Hornets have completed the first joint “all-fighters” exercise between the two countries

Indonesia F-16 Fighting Falcons and U.S. F/A-18 Hornets first joint "all-fighters" exercise As told by Cpl. Aaron Henson in the… Read More

7 years ago