Red Air

USAF could use older F-22 Raptors for Red Air role (instead of upgrading them)

USAF could use older F-22 Raptors for Red Air role (instead of upgrading them)

The F-22s already fly some Red Air, augmenting T-38s employed in that role. On Jun. 22, 2020, Air Combat Command… Read More

4 years ago

USAF releases RFP for Red Air support

The aircraft that will be used must be able to fly Mach 1.5, track "blue" aircraft BVR, employ captive air… Read More

6 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

F-15s AND F-22s TEAM UP AND ACHIEVE AN AMAZING 41-1 KILL RATIO DURING RECENT MOCK COMBATS IN THE SKIES OVER TYNDALL AFB

"We flew 4 F-15s and 4 F-22s against 14 "red air" fighters: Blue Air killed 41 enemy aircraft and lost… Read More

7 years ago

F-35s AND BLUE FORCE AIR ASSETS FACED AS MANY AS 50 AGGRESSORS AIRCRAFT DURING EACH MISSION AT RED FLAG 17-01

At any given time, Blue Force may have up to 60 aircraft fighting to take on Red Force aggressors that… Read More

7 years ago

THIS IS HOW EIELSON AFB AGGRESSORS PROVIDE REALISTIC ADVERSARY TRAINING DURING RED FLAG-ALASKA

“We can go faster than any blue force is ever trained, up into almost Mach 2.0 to show them what… Read More

7 years ago