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AF announces KC-46A preferred, reasonable alternatives

Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., has been chosen as the preferred alternative for the first Reserve-led KC-46A Pegasus main operating base, Air Force...

FAB-T poised for production

Air Force photograph by SrA. Gustavo CastilloA U.S. Air Force E-4B aircraft sits on the ramp outside the 726th Air Mobility Squadron at...

U.S. Air Force receives two additional MC-130Js

Lockheed Martin photograph by Thinh D. Nguyen U.S. Air Force crews recently ferried two MC-130J Commando II aircraft from the Lockheed Martin facility in Marietta,...

Navy’s first hybrid ship celebrates commission anniversary

Navy photograph by PO1 Rosalie ChangThe amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) returns to homeport at Naval Base San Diego following...

Early environmental testing quickly pushes equipment to limit

Explosive atmospheres, extreme temperature fluctuations and powerful vibrations are just some of the punishing environmental conditions military communications equipment must endure on the battlefield...

Maritime Theater missile defense forum completes at sea demonstration

Navy photograph by PO1 Mike WrightThe Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) fires a Standard Missile 3 (SM-3) as part of...

Strategy charts path to fuel-efficient forward operating base

Army photograph by David KammRenewable Energy for Distributed Under-Supplied Command Environments, which is a mobile, scalable framework of solar panels enabling remote power...

USS Reagan to conduct exercise with Republic of Korea

Navy photograph by PO1 Abraham EssenmacherSailors aboard the U.S. Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), man the rails while...

AF partners with Army, industry to successfully develop, test vehicle-to-grid technology

The Defense Department’s first all-electric, nontactical vehicle fleet successfully completed its final vehicle-to-grid certification testing at Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., Oct. 15. The...

Scarf-like mask can protect at a moment’s notice

Army photographArmy researchers have developed a simple, comfortable, wrap-style respiratory protective mask for protection against riot control agents. Army researchers have developed a simple,...