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Human remains found in landing gear of military flight from Kabul,...

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The US Air Force said on Tuesday that it was investigating the circumstances surrounding human remains that were found in the wheel well of...

US Air Force C-130Js arrive in Morocco for Exercise African Lion

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Three US Air Force C-130J Super Hercules aircraft from the 86th Airlift Wing, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, have arrived in Kenitra, Morocco, for exercise...

Boeing to base US Air Force prototype on Australian pilotless combat...

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Boeing Co will use a pilotless, fighter-like jet developed in Australia as the basis for its US Air Force Skyborg prototype, an executive at...

The Past Week in Defence #25 (12-18 October)

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In this week’s edition, on the continent, the Gulf of Guinea is a world hotspot for kidnappings at sea, Ghana allocates $86 million for...

Paramount expands ‘Top Gun’ role in supporting the US Air Force

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Paramount Aerospace Systems USA, a subsidiary of Paramount Group, will significantly expand its maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services and training support for the...

Gallery: ATAC and Draken International Mirage F1s

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The Airborne Tactical Advantage Company (ATAC) and Draken International are flying Mirage F1 fighters under a US Air Force contract to provide adversary air...

Draken’s Mirage F1s begin flying in US adversary role

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Draken International has begun flying supersonic, radar equipped Mirage F1M fighters to support US Air Force (USAF) combat training at Nellis Air Force Base...

US Air Force begins operations from new air base in Niger

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The United States Air Force (USAF) has started limited flights from newly constructed facilities at Air Base 201 in Niger, which will later be...

Five USAF aircraft coming to AAD

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The US Air Force (USAF) will have a presence at this year's Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) exhibition at AFB Waterkloof in...

US Air Force uses drone for C-17 post flight inspection

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The US Air Force 412th Test Wing's Emerging Technologies Combined Test Force (CTF) used a quadcopter to conduct a maintenance inspection of...

U.S. Air Force confirms sending Lockheed F-35 jets to UK air...

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The U.S. Air Force on Tuesday confirmed that it will send a pair of F-35A fighter jets to two air shows in...

Successful Ex African Lion held in Morocco

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Six F-16 Fighter Falcon aircraft pilots assigned to the 480th Fighter Squadron in Spangdahlem, Germany and support assets were deployed to participate...

US Air Force picks Boeing 747-8 to replace Air Force One

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The US Air Force said this week it would use Boeing's commercial 747-8 airliner to replace its current fleet of two Air...

First USAF F-35s in Europe to be based in the UK

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Royal Air Force (RAF) base Lakenheath will be home to the first two US Air Force (USAF) F-35 squadrons in Europe with...

Uganda supporting US airlift missions in Africa

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Uganda has supported several US airlift missions on behalf of French and African Union forces over the past few months by providing...

U.S. begins air lifting Burundian troops to Central African Republic

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The United States began air lifting Burundian troops to Central African Republic on Thursday, part of efforts to help African and French...

US Air Force flying drones from Ethiopian base

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The US Air Force has been secretly flying armed MQ-9 Reaper drones on counterterrorism missions from a remote civilian airport in southern...

Boeing tanker strategy shifts US$600 mln to taxpayer

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Boeing Co's winning bid for the US Air Force's fiercely contested tanker development deal means it likely will show no profit in...

Logistics plays a key role in war effort in Afghanistan

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Infrastructure to support US military efforts in Afghanistan is already strained, posing challenges to the troop surge announced by President Obama   "You just...

Boeing refused to release tanker pricing: Pentagon

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Boeing declined a Pentagon request to release Boeing's pricing information from the last aerial tanker competition after Northrop raised concerns that it...

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