News Briefs – April 15, 2019

Virgin Orbit satellite-launching plane to take off from Guam A company owned by British billionaire Richard Branson is picking Guam as a site for its...

In California, giant Stratolaunch jet flies for first time

A giant six-engine aircraft with the world's longest wingspan completed what company officials called a superb initial flight over California's Mojave Desert, bringing to...

Headlines – April 12, 2019

News Wreckage of Japanese F-35 found; pilot remains missing - The wreckage of the Japanese F-35 stealth fighter jet that disappeared from radar over the Pacific...

News Briefs – April 12, 2019

Trump picks Air Force general for Pentagon's No. 2 spot President Donald Trump is nominating the Air Force general in charge of U.S. Strategic Command...

US forces: 3 Marines killed, Afghan contractor wounded

KABUL, Afghanistan-U.S. forces in Afghanistan revised on April 9 the death toll from a Taliban attack the previous day near the main American base...

Headlines – April 10, 2019

News Shanahan predicts expanded role at border for Pentagon - The military isn't leaving the border anytime soon, the acting secretary expects.     Business With the U.S. Navy’s top...

News Briefs – April 10, 2019

Soldiers from 101st Airborne deploying to Ukraine this month Dozens of soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division are deploying to Ukraine this month for a...

Japanese air force stealth fighter jet crashes in Pacific

Lockheed Martin photographKenji Wakamiya, Japan's State Minister of Defense spoke at the roll out of Japan’s first F-35 in Fort Worth, Texas, Sept....

Lt. Col. Dick Cole, last surviving Doolittle Raider, passes away at...

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.Retired Lt. Col. Richard E. Cole, copilot to Jimmy Doolittle during the Doolittle Raid, smiles...

Three American soldiers, one U.S. contractor killed in Afghanistan

Three American service members and a U.S. contractor were killed when their convoy hit a roadside bomb on April 8 near the main U.S....