Air Force announces basing candidates for U.S. Combatant Command for Space

The secretary of the Air Force selected six locations as candidate bases to potentially host the headquarters for United States Space Command. This combatant command...

Abraham Lincoln transits Suez Canal

RED SEA--The Abraham Lincoln Strike Group transited the Suez Canal, May 9. The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), the Alvaro de Bazan-class...

Air Force to review potential fixed wing helmet replacements at AFWERX...

A team of experts from the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Human Systems Division and the Advanced Tactical Acquisition Corps, will travel to...

Army pushes for higher speeds in future tiltrotor aircraft

The U.S. Army is developing a new wind-tunnel testbed that will help future tiltrotor aircraft attain higher speeds, improved stability and enhanced safety. At a...

Army demonstrates extended ranges for precision munitions

The Army recently demonstrated extended ranges for the guided multiple launch rocket system, and two 155mm cannon artillery precision munitions. Aligning with the Army's...

USS Rhode Island successfully tests Trident II D5 missile

The Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Rhode Island (SSBN 740) along with the U.S. Navy's Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) conducted a successful test flight of...

AFRL achieves “shocking” materials technology breakthrough

The Air Force Research Laboratory, along with research partners at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Washington, are working to change the shape of materials technology...

AERONet prototype could provide combat insight to allies

A tiny team at at Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is developing a prototype combat system capable of providing video, voice, chat and command...

Air Force to reactivate aggressor squadron for F-35 training

The Air Force is reactivating the 65th Aggressor Squadron and moving 11 F-35A Lightning IIs to Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., as part of...

Hill F-35A units assist in F-16 fighter training

Brand new F-16 pilots received a unique training experience here with the help of the active duty 388th and Reserve 419th Fighter Wings and...