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USAF light attack not dead

Citing budget uncertainly, the USAF indefinitely delayed its planned release of a request for proposals associated with the acquisition … Read More

Final Prowler flight

Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron Two (VMAQ-2) ‘Death Jesters’ was formally deactivated in a ceremony at Marine … Read More

USAF goes for new F-15s

As had been widely expected, the US Air Force’s proposed Fiscal Year 2020 budget includes money for new Boeing F-15EX fighters. The … Read More

Navy declares F-35C operational

The Commander, Naval Air Forces and the US Marine Corps Deputy Commandant for Aviation jointly announced F-35C carrier variant Initial … Read More

RAF salutes Tornado GR4

The Royal Air Force has marked the retirement of its Panavia Tornado GR4 fleet in style with a diamond nine formation, with fly-bys … Read More

F-117 Nighthawk — still out there, still flying (clearest photos yet) UPDATED

Combat Aircraft has obtained the clearest photos yet of a flying Lockheed F-117A Nighthawk since the type was officially retired by … Read More

‘Centurion’ Typhoon fires Brimstone in combat

A Royal Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon has fired an MBDA Brimstone missile in combat for the first time. The aircraft was on a routine … Read More

‘Bats’ re-born

As No IX (Bomber) Squadron sees out its time as one of the last two Panavia Tornado GR4 units at RAF Marham, it’s next era is … Read More

‘KC Hawgs’ in Hawaii

A-10C Thunderbolt IIs assigned to the 442nd Fighter Wing from Whiteman AFB, Missouri, have deployed to MCAS Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, arriving … Read More

Eagles in the deep freeze!

Extreme winter weather can bring the unprepared to a grinding halt. Not so the Japan Air Self-Defense Force. These remarkable images … Read More


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