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Helicopter modernization vital to increase lethality, survivability

Although the Army anticipates fielding its first Future Vertical Lift aircraft by 2030, modernizing and maintaining current helicopters is vitally important, a top Army...

Quick-reaction FET shows off skills at EL19

The first three dots appear in the sky, followed by the distinct sound of the blades of UH-60 Blackhawks cutting through the silence. Sand flies...

RAF F-35s train with U.S. Air Force B-2 bombers for first...

A U.S. Air Force B-2 Spirit, currently deployed to RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire, England, flies above the English countryside near Dover with two RAF...

F-35A Lightning II Demonstration Team moves to Hill AFB for 2020...

The Air Force’s only F-35A Demonstration Team will be reassigned to the 388th Fighter Wing at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, beginning with the...

Laser-guided bombs back in belly of B-52

Laser-guided bomb units, commonly referred to as LGBs, were dropped from the bomb bay of a B-52 Stratofortress for the first time in nearly...

Army looks to enhance mission command with robotic swarms

Army Futures Command, or AFC, is exploring the extent to which swarming formations of robotic systems could be used to enhance mission-command capabilities for...

New product developed in part by AFRL provides F-16 pilots with...

An Air Force Research Laboratory-developed product that repels water from aircraft transparencies will soon be available to the entire United States Air Force F-16...

Andersen’s B-52 assists in search and rescue

The 69th Expeditionary Bomber Squadron, assigned to Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, along with the U.S. Coast Guard and good samaritans aboard the Automated...

Sortie Condition Alpha set in Mayport; Ships get underway as Hurricane...

MAYPORT, Fla.--Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet ordered U.S. Navy ships homeported at Naval Station Mayport to set Sortie Condition Alpha as...

Hill Aerospace Museum’s B-29 Superfortress gets historical makeover

A static display at the Hill Aerospace Museum received a major makeover this summer. Museum staff, volunteers and contractors completed an exterior restoration of a...