ZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss Air Force canceled flights with Airbus Super Puma helicopters after a fatal crash on Wednesday that killed two pilots and injured a crew member, the defense ministry said.
There have been rumors for years of a new hangar being built at Area 51, the highly secretive US Air Force base in Nevada. While some long-rage ground images have surfaced occasionally, no one expected any to show up on Google Earth since satellites were believed to...
The G20 summit of the world's top economies held recently in Hangzhou, China, was a big show short on substance. But one important incident flew under the radar that the media, conveniently or ignorantly, failed to highlight its importance:...Show More Summary
Don't be fooled. The current air blitz by Russian jets, Syrian government troops and Iranian-organized ground forces would have happened without the bogus ceasefire that officially ended last week. If President Barack Obama didn't realize...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, we talked about Air Force Colonel Eugene Marcus Caughey who was removed from his office as the vice commander of the 50th Space Wing at Schriever Air Force Base because of charges he faced of rape, assault and adultery. His court martial was scheduled to begin on October 17th, until this news […]
The body of Col. Eugene Caughey, 46, was found Sunday at his off-base home in Colorado Springs, city police said.
Col. Eugene Caughey, a former vice commander of Schriever Air Force Base has allegedly committed suicide at his Colorado home, CBS News is reporting. The high-ranking officer was due to stand trial next month on charges of rape, indecent filming, dereliction of duty and conduct unbecoming of an officer. Show More Summary
Senior Japanese and U.S. government officials joined Lockheed Martin to celebrate the roll out of the first Japan Air Self Defense Force (JASDF) F-35A Lightning II, marking a major milestone in Japan’s enhanced national defense and strengthening the future of the U.S-Japan security alliance. The ceremony was attended by more than 400 guests from both
Despite the intimidating presence of Dean Norris's gruff Air Force Colonel Williams, Howard and Leonard are firmly against using their quantum gyroscope to help the military create a "weapons system that will oppress mankind for the next thousand years." Too late now, though.Despite the efforts of Messrs. Wolowitz and Hofstadter ... More »
Hidden underground in steel-and-concrete silos across rural America, more than 400 intercontinental ballistic missiles point to the skies, poised for launch — and ready to obliterate cities across the world. First designed in the 1960s at the height of the Cold War, the Minuteman nuclear weapons are starting to show their age, and replacement parts
Two years after an embarrassing series of scandals swept this remote Air Force base, the only home to both B-52 bombers and nuclear-tipped Minuteman III missiles, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter flew in Monday to take stock. The Pentagon spent $1 billion to upgrade conditions here and at other...
Russia could be more willing to deploy nuclear weapons today than the Soviet Union ever was during the Cold War, US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter warned Monday. Speaking at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota near the Canadian border,...Show More Summary
On Sunday, the Indianapolis Colts squeezed out a nail-biter vs the Chargers in overtime as the defense forced and recovered a fumble to seal a 26-22 victory. Colts fans were excited as the team avoided a dreaded 0-3 start in a wide open AFC South division that probably won’t need many wins to capture the division crown. […]
The former vice commander of the 50th Space Wing, who was awaiting court-martial on rape allegations, was found dead at his home.
What if I told you of a magical place where the best aspects of the Pebble Beach Concours, the Monterey Historic Races and the Andrews Air Force Base Joint Services Air Show all combine into a single event? Throw in a sea of vintage clothing worn by nearly every show attendee and you've got the time-travel atmosphere of the Goodwood Revival.
The 2016-2017 JROTC Postal Competition will officially open today on Sept. 26, 2016, for young cadets in Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force JROTC programs who are interested in competing..... This post JROTC Air Rifle Postal Competition Opens Today appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
The Air Force is exploring options to tear down, privatize or spend millions to renovate historic brick homes at Wright-Patterson.
Robert Beckhusen Security, Asia Training. China has the third largest air force in the world and may surpass the United States within the next 15 years. But in an aerial shooting war with the U.S. Air Force, Beijing will need more than...Show More Summary
Dover Air Force Base hosted a Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Retreat Ceremony around the flag pole, Sept. 16.
BEIRUT, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Dozens of air strikes hit rebel-held areas of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo overnight, a monitor and defense worker said, continuing a fierce air campaign by Syrian government and allied forces sinceShow More Summary