The U.S. Air Force on Friday made its first public confirmation that the X-37B unmanned space shuttle will be launched next month on the fourth flight of an Orbital Test Vehicle.“We are excited about our fourth X-37B mission,” said Randy Walden, the director of the Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office. Show More Summary
The Air Force is charging two nuclear missile launch officers with illegal drug use. Continue reading ? The post Two nuclear launch officers face charges for illegal drug use appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
“Mary Mary” Season 4 Episode 7 aired on WeTV on Thursday, April 16th. Mary Mary set sail on a Costa Rican cruise, but the sisters hit rough seas when Erica is forced to make a difficult decision regarding the group and her husband falls ill right before a performance. Show More Summary
A former Staff Sergeant at the San Antonio Air Force training camp was arrested last week after she tried to rescue a flag being trampled on by minority students who were trampling on it. Michelle Manhart was knocked down and … Continue reading ?
I had noticed in the opening days of the Arab-Israeli War that the Egyptian Air Force was succeeding in shooting Israeli jets out of the sky, which made no sense to me — Israeli's air force was far superior — and I tried to figure out...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies conducted 15 air strikes since early on Thursday targeting Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq, the Combined Joint Task Force leading the operation said on Friday.
ADEN (Reuters) - Fighting between Yemen's warring factions raged in southern and central parts of the country and air strikes hit Houthi militia forces in Aden on Friday, but there were no fresh moves toward dialogue.
Briefly: It is almost unbelievable that the B-2 is more than 25 years old — it still looks like it comes from the future. In this photo, a B-2 is refuelled by a KC-10A during a training mission near Whiteman Air Force Base on April 11. [Staff Sgt. Brian Kelly/US Air Force] More »
The Air Force wants a less costly next-generation aircraft for close air support to replace the A-10, but there is no funding available for it and there likely will not be in the future, Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh said Wednesday.Given...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, Al-Jazeera was forced off the air in India after the government demanded the Qatar-based news broadcaster be suspended for five days for broadcasting images of maps between 2013 and 2014 that did not display Pakistan-controlled Kashmir as separate territory....
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. and coalition forces conducted 16 air strikes against Islamic State in Iraq and five in Syria since Wednesday, the American military said.
The Saudi Air Force destroyed a college and an institute in Yemen's central Ibb province.
Ubisoft has released a Rainbow Six: Siege video which gives you a look at the British Counter Terrorist Unit which features “the best of the Army, Navy, and Air Force.” The firm said that over the next few weeks it will introduce the public to each of the units in the game. Rainbow Six Siege […]
James Hasik Defense, "Over the vast distances of the Pacific, in the face of legions of long-range Chinese missiles, an expansive mission set for long-range aircraft could be worth buying." The US Air Force announced this week that it will be consolidating all its heavy bombers in its Global Strike Command. Show More Summary
Michelle Manhart told me on radio Wednesday night she’d do it all over again if she saw someone use the flag in a manner she doesn’t approve. The former Playboy model and Air Force veteran says she was trampled and treated “like trash” during the incident. She didn’t see the hypocrisy of posing nude with flag for [...]
The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile erupted Wednesday, sending smoke and ash into the air, and forcing authorities to evacuate thousands of people from nearby towns. Continue reading ? The post Photos: Chile’s Calbuco volcano erupts for first time since 1972 appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
It is almost unbelievable that the B-2B is more than 25 years old—they still look like they’re from the future. In this photo, a B-2B is refueled by a KC-10A during a training mission near Whiteman Air Force Base on April 11th. [Staff Sgt. Brian Kelly/U.S. Air Force] Read more...
A volcano in Chile that had been inactive for over 50 years suddenly erupted twice in the space of hours, blasting huge clouds of ash into the air and forcing the evacuation of around 5,000 people. There were no immediate reports ofShow More Summary
Members of the 317th Airlift Group from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, flew to Pope Army Airfield April 7, to participate in Combined Joint Operational Access Exercise 15-01. The exercise takes place multiple times each year to certify the Air […]
The Russian military has carried out successful field testing of a new rocket with maneuverability capability for the S-400 surface-to-air air defense system, Aerospace Defense Forces told Russian Radio on Saturday. “Testing is still underway at present. Three days ago […]