Apr 5, 2021
The World's Oldest Living Air Force General Just Turned 107
In 1960, then-Col. Harry Goldsworthy and his team were given the near-impossible task of getting an intercontinental ballistic missile site up and running in roughly two years' time....
Mar 25, 2021
F-35B Damaged by Round Discharged from Jet Cannon
An ammunition round that exploded following its discharge from a Marine Corps F-35B Joint Strike Fighter at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona, earlier this month...
Mar 18, 2021
Is Augmented Reality the Future of Dogfight Training?
A California-based company wants to prepare more Air Force fighter pilots to dogfight Chinese and Russian opponents by using artificial intelligence and augmented reality...
Feb 24, 2021
Boeing Offers Up Its T-7A Trainer Jet to Replace Navy's T-45 Goshawk
Boeing Co. is in discussions to replace the U.S. Navy's aging T-45 Goshawk training aircraft with the company's T-7A Redhawk jet, a top executive said Tuesday. Chuck...
Feb 18, 2021
Air Force Pitches 'Armed Overwatch' to Patrol Austere Regions
Air Force Special Operations Command's Armed Overwatch program will be very different from the service's failed pursuit of turboprop or armed reconnaissance jet aircraft, according...
Feb 16, 2021
F-35 Performances Cut Back Due to Engine Shortage
The F-35A Joint Strike Fighter will participate in fewer air shows this year as military leaders deal with an engine shortage for the fifth-generation stealth...
Jan 30, 2021
Air Force to Roll Out New Electronic Warfare Strategy
The U.S. Air Force is finalizing the decision on where to host its new electromagnetic spectrum, or EMS, warfare wing and will debut a comprehensive electronic warfare...
Jan 21, 2021
Here's Who's Running the Pentagon
Just after Joe Biden became president at noon on Wednesday, the Pentagon announced the four people who will serve as acting secretaries of the Defense Department, Army, Navy and Air...
Jan 15, 2021
Air Force's Hangar for Future B-21 Stealth Bombers
The U.S. Air Force held a virtual B-21 Long Range Strike Bomber industry day this week to discuss construction projects to house the new stealth bomber, known as the...
Jan 5, 2021
Air Force's 'Influencers' to Boost Recruitment in 2021
They're not social media stars like the Kardashians, but the U.S. Air Force has its own "influencers" working to engage the next generation of airmen, according to the...
Jan 4, 2021
Travis AFB Is First to Get Drone Sentry for Protection
A Security Forces unit in California now has a new sentry: a small quadcopter that will conduct perimeter security for its 6,000-plus acre facility. The 60th Security Forces Squadron...
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