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Acting SecAF releases new details manufacturing, testing locations

Acting Secretary of the Air Force Matthew Donovan declared Sept. 16, 2019, that the B-21 Raider is being created in Northrop Grumman's Palmdale, Calif.,...

AFRL successfully conducts first flight of ROBOpilot unmanned air platform

The Air Force Research Laboratory and DZYNE Technologies Incorporated successfully completed a two-hour initial flight of a revolutionary Robotic Pilot Unmanned Conversion Program called...

Air Force releases new renderings of B-21 Raider

The U.S. Air Force and Northrop Grumman have released new artists’ renderings of the B-21 Raider bomber. The images depict the new bomber at Ellsworth...

AFRL supports Thunderbirds with aerospace technology

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds delivered an awe-inspiring performance at the Vectren Dayton Air Show June 22-23, 2019, captivating young and old alike...

RAF F-35s train with U.S. Air Force B-2 bombers for first...

A U.S. Air Force B-2 Spirit, currently deployed to RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire, England, flies above the English countryside near Dover with two RAF...

Army pushes for higher speeds in future tiltrotor aircraft

The U.S. Army is developing a new wind-tunnel testbed that will help future tiltrotor aircraft attain higher speeds, improved stability and enhanced safety. At a...

PAX anechoic chamber tests P-8A Poseidon

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aRn66PNbvSE Officials at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station (PAX) say its Anechoic Chamber is a viable option for rapid testing and mission readiness…“it’s a...

Technological innovations in the history of the U.S. Air Force

Courtesy graphic 1947-1960 Editors note: Information provided by the U.S. Air Force 70th anniversary website (http://static.dma.mil/usaf/70/index.html). The early years of the newly-established independent Air Force brought...

Hypervelocity capabilities advance to new highs at AEDC Tunnel 9

The Arnold Engineering Development Complex Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9 in White Oak, Md., is on the verge of delivering an unprecedented capability. In late April,...

No sign of operations tempo slowing, National Guard Bureau chief says

Some 120,000 members of the National Guard have responded this year to natural disasters -- floods in Michigan, wildfires in Kansas and tornadoes in...