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Navy to christen Littoral Combat Ship Sioux City

The Navy will christen its newest Freedom variant littoral combat ship, USS Sioux City (LCS 11), during a 10 a.m., CST, Jan. 30 in...

Army to go universal with UAS operator training

Army photographAn Army MQ-1C Gray Eagle sits on a runway at Fort Huachuca, Ariz. By 2018, the Army expects to have tested and...

Nellis goes full throttle for Red Flag 16-1

Combat air forces squadrons from across the world joined Tyndall Air Force Base’s Checkertails at Nellis AFB, Nevada, this week for the joint-training, full-spectrum,...

Guard should retain Apaches, force must stand at 980,000, commission says

Army photograph by Spec. Scott DavisSoldiers from A Company, 101st Division Special Troop Battalion, air assault into a village inside Jowlzak valley, Parwan...

KC-46A makes first contact; successfully demonstrates fuel transfer in flight

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Brandi HansenThe KC-46 Tanker Program reached a major milestone Jan. 24, when it successfully demonstrated its first-ever...

AFIT team develops enhanced imaging system to aid in SAR, security...

Air Force photograph by Sandy Simison2nd Lt. Jeffrey Bintz, a masters student at the Air Force Institute of Technology, demonstrates the multispectral camera...

Recapitalizing JSTARS: the radar

For more than two decades, the Air Force's Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System has provided valuable intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance to commanders by...

KC-46A Pegasus conducts 1st in-flight refueling demonstration

Boeing photograph by Paul WeathermanThe KC-46A Pegasus performs its first-ever aerial refueling Jan. 24, 2016, passing 1,600 pounds of fuel to an F-16...

Air Force withheld nuclear mishap from Pentagon review team

In the spring of 2014, as a team of experts was examining what ailed the U.S. nuclear force, the Air Force withheld from them...

Navy carrier group powered partly by biofuel sets sail

Navy photograph by PO2 Will GaskillThe Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106), departs Naval Base San Diego as part of the...