A prototype of the Su-57 in flight at the MAKS 2011 air show. (wikipedia coomons) Russia is in talks with Turkey to sell its Su-57 stealth fighter jet to the NATO member state, a senior Russian official said on Wednesday, state media reported. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was shown the advanced fighter [...]
A C-101 Aviojet aircraft of the Honduran air force sits on the flight line with its canopy open. Some of these Spanish-designed trainer/light attack jets in service in South America are manufactured under license in Chile. (Wikipedia Commons) A Spanish Air Force commander was killed Monday when his military aircraft plunged into the [...]
An Airman at South Carolina’s Shaw Air Force Base has been confirmed dead, according to the commander of the 20th Fighter Wing. “Here we are again, I can’t believe it,” 20th FW commander Colonel Derek O’Malley said in a Facebook video, announcing the death of one of his Airmen. “I wake up everyday, my command [...]
Airmen with the 68th Network Warfare Squadron monitor Air Force communications to analyze disclosures of critical information and perform data loss prevention at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Oct. 25, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by J.M. Eddins Jr.) The US Air Force’s cloud network has been strengthened, thanks to hackers willing to [...]
Lt. Col. Pete Leija, shown here as a major during a 2015 change of command ceremony, was removed from command of the 317th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Dyess Air Force Base in Texas Aug. 5, 2019. (Naoto Anazewa/Air Force) The commander of the 317th Maintenance Squadron in Texas has been relieved of command [...]
U.S. Air Force F-16 Viper pilots assigned to the 20th Operations Group fly their aircraft in formation over Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, June 27, 2019. The pilots participated in a mass aircraft dispersal exercise which consisted of launching, flying and recovering approximately 60 F-16s. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kathryn [...]
The body of an Air Force lieutenant colonel has been recovered after he was reported to have gone missing while hiking in the Colorado mountains.