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109th Airlift Wing to support science missions in Antarctica

The New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing launches its 32nd year of support of U.S. Antarctic Program research Oct. 28, when the...

757th AS conducts aerial spray at UTTR

The Air Force uses basic and specialized versions of the C-130 Hercules to perform a diverse number of missions, including airlift support, Antarctic resupply,...

Final procurements of landing systems increase warfighter readiness

A team in the Digital Directorate at Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., recently completed production orders of a system that vastly improves warfighters’ abilities...

Army engineering center tests new unmanned aircraft system

The U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center's newly acquired unmanned aircraft system took to the skies for its first formal set of survey flights...

PCU John F. Kennedy crew marks another milestone, flooding of dry...

Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) marked another milestone leading up to the christening of the second Ford-class aircraft carrier as Huntington...

USS Gerald R. Ford completes post-shakedown availability

Program Executive Office (PEO) Aircraft Carriers announced the successful completion of the Post-Shakedown Availability/Selected Restricted Availability (PSA/SRA) for USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)...

X-37B breaks record, lands after 780 days in orbit

The Air Force’s X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle Mission 5 successfully landed at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Landing Facility in Florida Oct. 27, 2019,...

Air Force hosts Hypersonics Pitch Day

The U.S. Air Force hosts the first-ever Hypersonics Pitch Day on Nov. 7, at the Doolittle Institute in Niceville, Fla.   The purpose of Air Force...

Marine Corps F-35Bs, USS America train together

Approximately one dozen, fully-operational F-35B Lightning IIs embarked aboard the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) Oct. 8 during routine training in the...

AFRL developing space solar power beaming

The Air Force Research Laboratory, or AFRL, is developing space-based solar power transmission capability using high-efficiency solar cells to collect the sun’s energy, convert...