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F-22 deployment to Europe underway: 4 Raptors currently heading to Germany

Aug 28 2015
Tyndall F-22s expected at Spangdahlem airbase, Germany, later today.

Four F-22A Raptor stealth jets will arrive at Spangdahlem airbase later today, to start the deployment in Europe in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve.

The aircraft, belonging to 325th Fighter Wing, from Tyndall ...

Europe’s new stealth combat drone has successfully completed 12 highly sensitive test sorties in Italy

Aug 27 2015
The nEUROn has conducted 12 highly sensitive sorties to verify the characteristics of radar-cross section and infrared signature in Italy.

The first example of the nEUROn UCAV (Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle) has successfully completed its flight test campaign in the Perdasdefogu ...

Quick thinking saved a USAF RC-135 and its 27 crew members after fire erupted during takeoff roll

Aug 26 2015
Disaster averted at Offut Air Force Base last April.

On Apr. 30 2015, RC-135V Rivet Joint, 64-14848, belonging to the 343rd Reconnaissance Squadron, 55th Wing, suffered a major incident at Offutt AFB, Nebraska.

As the aircraft, using radio callsign “Snoop 71,” began ...

U.S. is about to deploy F-22 Raptor stealth jets to Europe in a show of force against Russia

Aug 25 2015
F-22 Raptors to be deployed to Europe “very soon.”

The Air Force is about to deploy the F-22 Raptor 5th generation multi-role stealth fighter to the European theater, as a potential deterrent to Russian aggression, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James ...

While its aircraft can be tracked online, the U.S. Air Force only worries about Tweets….

Aug 24 2015
Bad OPSEC (Operations Security) exposed by Air War on ISIS?

“Loose Tweets Destroy Fleets” is the slogan (based on the U.S. Navy’s WWII slogan “Loose Lips Sink Ships”) that the U.S. Air Force Central Command used a couple of weeks ago ...

U.S. ready to deploy B-52 bombers to South Korea amid escalating crisis in the peninsula

Aug 24 2015
U.S. and South Korea are discussing the timing of the deployment of strategic U.S. military assets near the peninsula.

South Korea and U.S. are discussing the deployment of strategic U.S. assets to the Korean peninsula, South Korea’s Defense Ministry said in ...

Military Aviation

Aug 24 2015
Bad OPSEC (Operations Security) exposed by Air War on ISIS? “Loose Tweets Destroy Fleets” is the slogan (based on the U.S....
Aug 23 2015
Another package of U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II attack planes has arrived in Estonia. Eight A-10s and approximately 170 rese...

Drones

Aug 27 2015
The nEUROn has conducted 12 highly sensitive sorties to verify the characteristics of radar-cross section and infrared signature i...
Aug 10 2015
Poland’s Ministry of Defense, in the light of the wide scope of UAV procurement programmes, decided to create a dedicated ai...

Aviation Safety

Aug 26 2015
Disaster averted at Offut Air Force Base last April. On Apr. 30 2015, RC-135V Rivet Joint, 64-14848, belonging to the 343rd Reconn...
Aug 22 2015
Major incident at UK airshow. At about 1.20PM LT the two seat Hawker Hunter T.Mk.7 WV372 crashed into cars on A27 in West Sussex d...

Rogue States

Aug 28 2015
Tyndall F-22s expected at Spangdahlem airbase, Germany, later today. Four F-22A Raptor stealth jets will arrive at Spangdahlem air...
Aug 25 2015
F-22 Raptors to be deployed to Europe “very soon.” The Air Force is about to deploy the F-22 Raptor 5th generation mul...

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