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F-35 ground collision avoidance system is recommended for fielding

The 412th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, has published the technical report on the Lockheed Martin F-35’s new Automatic … Read More

‘Centurion’ Typhoon uses new Brimstone capability on ops

The UK Ministry of Defence has published details of the latest combat missions in Operation ‘Shader’, the British commitment … Read More

Navy drives new Super Hornet capabilities amid readiness push

While US Navy Fleet F/A-18E/F Super Hornet squadrons are focused on readiness — getting more aircraft mission capable — the Navy’s … Read More

USAF F-35As launch first combat missions – UPDATED

Images released today by US Central Command (CENTCOM) have confirmed the first combat missions for US Air Force F-35A Lightning IIs. … Read More

‘Knighthawks’ — the ’emergency response’ squadron

The US Navy is focused on the big buzzword of readiness and its ability to become more dynamically deployable. VFA-136 ‘Knighthawks’ … Read More

USAF clears B-1s to return to operations

After a near four-week grounding period, the US Air Force has cleared its B-1B Lancer strategic bomber fleet to return to flying operations. … Read More

USAF F-35As commence debut combat deployment

The US Air Force has commenced the first combat deployment for its F-35A Lightning IIs. Six F-35As departed Hill AFB, Utah, transitted … Read More


The loud and distinctive roar of dual Pratt & Whitney J-52 engines at MCAS Cherry Point was consigned to history on March 8 as … Read More

Marine Harriers set for extended service

The 2019 US Marine Corps TACAIR plan is out, and for Harrier fans it makes great reading. The Corps says it now plans to retain its … Read More

‘Blacksnakes’ in contact

When the Indiana Air National Guard’s 163rd Fighter Squadron ‘Blacksnakes’ deployed to Central Command (CENTCOM) in 2014, it … Read More

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