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Boeing announces cuts in production rates for commercial jets

The same day that Boeing announced a $2.4 billion loss for the second quarter that ended in June, the aircraft manufacturer also announced further...

U.S. to bring 6,400 troops home from Germany, move 5,600 more

Spurred on by President Donald Trump’s demand to pull troops out of Germany, the U.S. will bring about 6,400 forces home and shift about 5,600...

In a future bomber force, old and ugly beats new and...

In the topsy-turvy world of U.S. strategic bombers, older and uglier sometimes beats newer and snazzier. As the Air Force charts a bomber future in...

UAE’s Amal spacecraft rockets toward Mars in Arab world 1st

A United Arab Emirates spacecraft rocketed into blue skies from a Japanese launch center July 20 at the start of a seven-month journey to...

Pentagon to effectively ban Confederate flags from military installations

After weeks of wrangling, the Pentagon on July 17 will ban displays of the Confederate flag on military installations, in a carefully worded policy...

Pilot successfully ejects at Holloman AFB

A U.S. Air Force F-16C Viper assigned to the 49th Wing crashed during landing at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., at approximately 6 p.m.,...

Report: Boeing fell short in disclosing key changes to Max

A government report says Boeing did not give regulators documents about changes it made in a key system blamed in two deadly crashes of...

Palmdale vying for U.S. Space Command headquarters

As the United States Air Force begins its search for communities to host the headquarters for the United States Space Command, the City of...

AF F-16 crashes in South Carolina

A U.S. Air Force F-16CM Fighting Falcon assigned to the 20th Fighter Wing, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. crashed at approximately 11:30 p.m., June...

Boeing 737 Max ends first flight, Norwegian air cancels order

A Boeing 737 Max test aircraft landed at about 2:16 p.m., PDT, June 29 at Boeing Field in Washington State, following the first of...