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News Briefs – May 22, 2019

NATO member Estonia reports alleged Russian air violation The Baltic region's main news agency says a Russian military aircraft briefly violated the airspace of NATO...

News Briefs – June 26, 2019

Russia starts army drills to respond to Central Asia threats The Russian military has launched a massive exercise to simulate a response to possible security...

12 exposed to debris, pilot safe after F-16 hits warehouse

RIVERSIDE, Calif.--A warehouse worker said he heard the deafening noise of an F-16 jet moments before it smashed through the roof of the building...

Headlines – August 30, 2019

News It’s too early to discuss pulling out all U.S. troops from Afghanistan, says Joint Chiefs chairman- The top U.S. military officer said Aug. 28 it’s...

News Briefs – May 8, 2019

T-6 Texan II crashes at Sheppard AFB A T-6 Texan II from Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, crashed just before 2 p.m., May 1, southwest of...

ANG plane crashes at March Air Reserve Base

An F-16 fighter jet crashed into a building at the end of the runway at March Air Reserve Base in Riverside County, Calif., March...

Headlines – June 19, 2019

News Shanahan out: Acting Defense Secretary withdraws his confirmation bid- Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan, whose official nomination to take over the role of the permanent...

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...

Richard Branson welcomes astronauts home from Virgin Galactic’s first spaceflight

Virgin Galactic photographVSS Unity takes to the skies for her first space flight. History was made and a long-anticipated dream realized in Mojave, Calif.,...

News Briefs – May 17, 2019

Trump says U.S. not ramping up for military conflict with Iran President Donald Trump is dismissing a report that the U.S. is planning for a...