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Navy F/A-18C Hornet makes final active-duty flight

The last Navy F/A-18C Hornet, aircraft number 300, made its official final active-duty flight at Naval Air Station Oceana, Oct. 2, 2019. Assigned to Strike...

Air Force scientists discover unique stretchable conductor

The Air Force Research Laboratory has developed liquid metal systems which autonomously change structure so that they become better conductors in response to strain. Conductive...

LCS successfully launches Naval Strike Missile

The Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10) successfully demonstrated the capabilities of the Naval Strike Missile Oct. 1 during Pacific Griffin. Pacific...

Upgraded Early Warning Radar (UEWR)

Upgraded Early Warning Radar (UEWR) Program Executive Office Digital is upgrading the five Early Warning Radars that serve as the United States’ first warning of...

Minuteman III Launches From Vandenberg

Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches during an operational test at 1:13 a.m., PDT, Oct. 2, 2019, at...

AFCENT hosts WEPTAC

U.S. Air Forces Central Command held their fall Weapons and Tactics Conference (WEPTAC) Sept. 23-27, 2019, at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. Tactical Experts Agree...

Expanded Counter-small Unmanned Aerial Systems Symposium to highlight challenges and opportunities

The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Force Protection Division at Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., along with Paul Revere Chapter of the Air...

Space Command built for today’s strategic environment

The U.S. Space Command that activated last month is quite different from the U.S. Space Command that stood up when Ronald Reagan was president,...

Air Force releases unique new call to action for ideas

On Sept. 26, the Air Force unveiled AF Explore, a new opportunity call for capability ideas that advance the transformational component of the AF...

Naval Aviation achieves SECDEF readiness target, shifts focus to readiness sustainment

Commander, Naval Air Forces announced Sept. 24 that Naval Aviation has achieved its Secretary of Defense-mandated readiness target of an 80 percent mission-capable rate...