USS Carl Vinson

Pilot Error After ‘Sierra Hotel Break’ behind last year South China Sea F-35C Lightning II Crash

Pilot Error After ‘Sierra Hotel Break’ behind last year South China Sea F-35C Lightning II Crash

An F-35C Joint Strike Fighter belonging to Strike Fighter Squadron 147 (VFA-147) “Argonauts” was lost on Jan. 24, 2022 due… Read More

1 year ago

The US Navy recovered the F-35C Lightning II that Crashed in January in the South China Sea

The US Navy recovered the F-35C Lightning II that suffered a ramp strike on the deck of USS Carl Vinson… Read More

2 years ago

As US Navy Prepares Recovery Operations for crashed F-35C Lightning II, Japan Coast Guard Issues Salvage Warning in South China Sea

The US Navy is preparing salvage operations for an F-35C Lighting II lost on Jan. 24, 2022. As the US… Read More

2 years ago

The F-35C Lighting II that crashed Yesterday fell off USS Carl Vinson flight deck into South China Sea

USS Carl Vinson resumed flight operations shortly after the crash of the F-35C Lightning II. According to a statement released… Read More

2 years ago

F-35C Lightning II pilot forced to eject after landing mishap on USS Carl Vinson in South China Sea. Seven Sailors injured.

F-35C landing mishap on USS Carl Vinson An F-35C Lightning II [most probably belonging to the “Argonauts” of Strike Fighter… Read More

2 years ago

Twenty-Six F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters are operating aboard US Navy ships in the Indo-Pacific amid heightened tensions between the US and China

This represents the largest assembly of deployed US naval F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters to date. Taken on Jan.… Read More

2 years ago

Future Carrier Air Wings will have one Squadron of 16 F-35Cs and three F/A-18E/F squadrons totalling 28 Super Hornets

The future wing would still feature 44 strike fighters as it does now, but the mix of Block 4 F-35C… Read More

3 years ago

Former S-3 Viking SENSO tells the story of an unusual encounter with a Soviet Submarine

The S-3 Viking operated day and night from big-deck carriers to track Soviet submarines during the Cold War. The last… Read More

4 years ago

Report on U.S. Navy F/A-XX Next Generation Fighter will be ready in Summer

The F/A-XX air-dominance fighter will be a sixth-generation aircraft that eventually will replace the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet strike fighter in… Read More

5 years ago

U.S. Navy Declares F-35C Initial Operational Capability

F-35C IOC comes shortly after the Department of the Navy’s first Lightning II squadron, VFA 147, completed aircraft carrier qualifications… Read More

5 years ago

U.S. Navy F/A-18C Legacy Hornet squadron returns to NAS Oceana after historic deployment

This was VFA-34's final deployment flying the F/A-18C Legacy Hornet. They'll be the last U.S. Navy squadron to transition to… Read More

6 years ago

U.S. NAVAL AVIATORS COMPLETE THEIR 1000TH TRAP FLYING TOGETHER

Since naval aviation began in 1911, only less than 360 pilots and 120 NFOs have achieved the milestone of 1,000… Read More

6 years ago

U.S. AIR ASSETS ARE READY TO COUNTER ANY THREAT IN THE INDO-ASIA-PACIFIC REGION

The aircraft from the different branches of the U.S. Military provide non-stop stability and security in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region The interesting… Read More

7 years ago