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USAF overhauls F-35 training plans

The US Air Force is re-shuffling its fifth-generation fighter Formal Training Units (FTUs). Eglin AFB, Florida, is to expand its resident … Read More

F-15EX gets tentative go-ahead

It looks like the US Air Force will get the go-ahead to commence procurement of the new Boeing F-15EX. However, a House Armed Services … Read More

‘Ghost’ aggressor F-16 unveiled

The US Air Force’s 64th Aggressor Squadron (AGRS) has unveiled its new F-16C scheme, known as the ‘Ghost’. The aircraft … Read More

USAF aggressor plans laid out

The USAF plans to reactivate the 65th Aggressor Squadron at Nellis AFB, Nevada, and will assign nine early production F-35As to the … Read More

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

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


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