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Final flight farewells Phantom

Air Force photograph by Master Sgt. Matthew McGovernLt. Col. Ronald King, 82 Aerial Target Squadron Det., 1, waves goodbye before taking off during...

Fire Scout celebrates 10 years of flight

https://youtu.be/DQWVMjfdYzQ The Navy's unmanned helicopter, MQ-8B Fire Scout, celebrated 10 years of flight this week, flying over 15,000 hours during test and real-world operations. 

50-year old Minuteman motor passes static fire test

Air Force photographTo assure continued safety, SMC's Rocket System Launch Program conducts periodic static fire tests like the one conducted on a 50-Year...

The evolution of the combat RPA

Courtesy photographThe GNAT 750 was the first long-endurance remotely piloted aircraft. After it was purchased by the United States Air Force, it would...

Navy secretary names three vessels during ceremony

During a ceremony Dec. 14 at the District of Columbia city hall, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus formally announced the first ship of...

FRCSW paints its first MV-22 Osprey

Navy photographThe MV-22 Osprey assigned to Marine Medium Tilt-rotor Squadron 161 (VMM-161) is pictured at the Fleet Readiness Center Southwest paint complex Nov....

Strike Eagle still soars after 30 years

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Brittain CrolleyAn F-15E Strike Eagle fires multiple flares during a Combined Arms Demonstration as part of the...

33rd FW wheels up at Checkered Flag

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Peter ThompsonAn F-35A Lightning II taxis before takeoff to participate in simulated defensive counter air operations Dec....

Army crowdsources ideas for innovation

In October, the Army launched Army Ideas for Innovation, or AI2, a digital crowdsourcing program that solicits ideas for how the Army can become...

Mobility Airmen ensure tradition of Operation Christmas Drop continues

Air Force photograph by Master Sgt. Theanne HerrmannLeaders move a box of donated goods into the back of a C-130 Hercules during the...