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Upcoming Army budget to continue focus on modernization

As the Army crafts its next budget, its chief of staff said Wednesday he will ensure every dollar counts as the service pushes ahead...

Air Force on track to complete latest C-40 modification

The Air Force is in the process of modifying aircraft in the C-40 fleet, in an effort to better accommodate pilots during extended flight...

AEDC Aeropropulsion team takes lead on AFWERX Rapid Test Technique Development...

The Arnold Engineering Development Complex Aeropropulsion Combined Test Force team at Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn., has become involved with AFWERX to explore ways...

AFGSC begins retirement of B-1B aircraft, paving way for B-21

In support of its efforts to modernize America’s bomber fleet, the Air Force will begin divesting 17 B-1B Lancers from its current fleet as authorized by...

U.S. Air Force names first overseas-based F-35A squadron

The 48th Fighter Wing has selected a new nickname for the first U.S. Air Force overseas-based F-35A Lightning II squadron. The wing solicited help from the public to...

Medal of Honor recipient Army Sgt. Henry Johnson

He was 26 years old, 5-foot-4, weighed 130 pounds and came from Albany, N.Y. And, on the night of May 15, 1918, then Army Pvt....

NATO defense leaders agree to increase Iraqi mission, defer decision on...

Alliance defense ministers have agreed to raise the number of troops for the NATO Mission in Iraq from 500 to 4,000, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said...

On This Date

Feb. 19, 1944: At the request of the Bombardment Branch of the Wright Test Center, flight testing began on a Consolidated Vultee XB-32 Dominator....

Speeding ahead: Hypersonics team stays on track to deliver despite pandemic

On March 19, 2020, those on the ground at the Pacific Missile Range Facility, Kauai, Hawaii, had one thing on their mind: executing a...

Mortar systems keep pace with modernization efforts

While much attention has focused on the U.S. Army’s ability to achieve greater distances with artillery and missiles, mortar systems are also keeping pace...