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Multinational JTACs integrate in Red Flag-Alaska

During exercise Red Flag-Alaska 19-2, U.S. Air Force tactical air control party joint terminal attack controllers assigned to the 116th Air Support Operations Squadron...

AFRL produces lighter, thinner transparent armor

Transparent aluminum, a technology first suggested in the science fiction film “Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home,” is now a reality. With a growing need...

AEDC space chamber supports Ground-Based Midcourse Defense

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency conducted a successful flight test for a program that the AEDC 10-foot vacuum chamber at Arnold Air Force Base,...

Lockheed Martin delivers 500th EO targeting system for F-35

Lockheed Martin has successfully delivered the 500th Electro-Optical Targeting System for the F-35 Lightning II. All units have been delivered on time or ahead of...

Air Force conducts successful hypersonic weapon flight test

The U.S. Air Force successfully conducted the first flight test of its AGM-183A Air Launched Rapid Response Weapon, or ARRW, on a B-52 Stratofortress...

Air Force looks at ways to help solve T-6 oxygen issues

Nineteenth Air Force hosted a forum of experts from both in and outside the Department of Defense as part of the on-going process to...

First KC-46 IOT&E flight successful

On June 4, 2019, McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, flew its first flight as part of the KC-46 Pegasus initial test and evaluation period. This...

Air Force leaders discuss strategy, policy at CORONA South 2019

Top Air Force leaders convened June 3-7, for the CORONA South summit at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida. CORONA South allows senior leaders such...

Army focuses on power, propulsion for future unmanned aircraft systems

The development of power and propulsion technologies for future unmanned aircraft systems will deliver more reach, lethality and protection for the Army's modernization efforts...

DOD sets date to begin ‘unwinding’ Turkey from F-35 program

As Turkish interest in the Russian-made S-400 "Triumf" self-propelled surface-to-air missile system shows no sign of waning, the United States has laid out plans...