The U.S. Air Force’s former deputy chief of staff for strategic plans and programs is pushing Congress to double the planned size of the new bomber fleet.
Air warfare and procurement of air combat weapons systems
The A-10 attack aircraft can’t help but keep shredding ground targets in the fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS.
A half-dozen F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jets have arrived in Turkey to help conduct airstrikes against the Islamic State.
Gen. Herbert “Hawk” Carlisle says everything was above board in awarding the multi-billion bomber contract to Northrop Grumman.
Drone-maker General Atomics on Monday began construction of a new training academy for pilots, the company announced.
Boeing Co. has protested the U.S. Defense Department’s decision to award Northrop Grumman Corp. a multi-billion-dollar contract to develop a future stealth bomber.
The Pentagon’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter engaged its Gatling gun for the first time in flight, the program office announced.
Lockheed Martin Corp. announced it’s shaking up leadership on the Pentagon’s largest defense acquisition program.
Northrop Grumman Corp., maker of the B-2 stealth bomber, landed the long-awaited contract to develop the U.S. Air Force’s next-generation bomber.
The Pentagon is expected to announce this week which industry team will win the contract to develop the Long Range Strike-Bomber, or LRS-B.
Check out this never-before-seen high-definition video of Northrop Grumman Corp.‘s B-2 stealth bomber.
The head of the U.S. military’s most advance fighter jet program said officials are working on fixes to make it safe for lightweight pilots to again fly the F-35.
The cost of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter will increase by $1 million per plane if Canada follows through with plans withdraw from the program, a general said.
In a change of course, the Pentagon has announced that it deployed A-10 attack aircraft to Turkey to conduct strikes against the Islamic State in Syria.
An F-16 pilot had to dump fuel tanks and munitions to make it back to base safely after the aircraft was hit by ground fire over Afghanistan last week.
Lockheed Martin is well positioned to land contracts for the Army’s future vertical lift programs.
Boeing has won a $4 billion contract from the U.S. Defense Department to upgrade the electronic warfare systems on the F-15 fighter jet, the company announced.
An F-35C carrier-based version of the aircraft released four 500-pound GBU-12 laser-guided bombs, all inert, from its wings’ pylons in recent testing.
U.S. lawmakers again rejected the Air Force’s proposal to retire the A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft, calling the decision “misguided.”
The U.S. Air Force is delaying the award of a contract to develop a next-generation bomber by a “couple of months,” a general said.