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Look! Up in the Air!

“Heritage to Horizons: A Century of Airpower since WWI.”  – Maxwell Air Force Base Air Show April 8-9, 2017

From the moment we decided to travel somewhere to see an air show I was like a little kid waiting for Christmas. 608 weitere Wörter

Alabama

United States Air Force - The Book 2017

The 2017 almanac version of Air Force Link is now available online. Traditionally called „The Book.“ This section focuses on important facts and provides insight into today’s Air Force. 37 weitere Wörter

History

Check Six: F-20 Tigershark

From the Task and Purpose website

The Northrop F-20 Tigershark is arguably one of the most elegant fighter jets never built. Developed during the waning years of the Cold War, the sleek machine came equipped with the General Electric F404 turbofan engine that gave the F-20 an unbelievable acceleration and initial climb rate, positioning the fighting to “operate on short runways outfight the Soviet Union’s best,” as Defense Media Network put it in 2014. 36 weitere Wörter

History

F-15s Out, F-16s In for Air Guard?

From the NGAUS Washington Report

The Air National Guard may rid itself of its 236 F-15C and D Eagle fighter jets to save money and replace them with F-16s, House lawmakers were told last week by the Air Guard director. 44 weitere Wörter

United States Air Force

Hypersonic Missiles – The Future of Air Force Warfare

Controlling air space, attacking and monitoring from the skies are a major part of the way the military protects the country. Warfare changes constantly and with it the need to develop new tactics for both attack and defence. 405 weitere Wörter

Endless Fire

Airman Magazine

Airman is the online magazine of the United States Air Force. The Defense Media Activity produces the magazine for the Secretary of the Air Force Office of Public Affairs. 18 weitere Wörter

History

Enhanced Communications for the Warfighter


A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket carrying the ninth Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS-9) satellite for the United States Air Force lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex-37 at 8:18 p.m. 71 weitere Wörter

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station