The Air Force’s increased investment in space and future force capabilities is coming at the cost of retiring a number of legacy aircraft, a move likely to elicit sharp congressional opposition.
Renaming Air Force bases that have a significant space mission is one of the recommendations by the Space Force Planning Task Force “to show visible progress towards the establishment of the Space Force.”
The Air Force came out smelling of roses in the 2020 minibus appropriations bill agreed to by the House and Senate yesterday.
Considering the speed at which modern electronics technology improves, a new radar-like technology will soon emerge to challenge stealth fighter jets.
With so many investment needs burdening their budget, you’d think Air Force planners would grasp the urgency of staying focused on what really matters.
The answer to the Air Force’s fighter modernization challenge is clear. The nation must increase F-35 procurement rates and add resources to the next generation air dominance (NGAD) program.
The SR-71 Blackbird occupies a prominent place in history. What made the SR-71 special was how advanced all facets of its engineering were at the time.
In the words of Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson, “The Air Force is too small for what the nation expects of us.” How will it be rebuilt?
Air Force and Justice Department say that Monica Elfriede Witt spent more than a decade in the service before her eventual defection to Iran.
Examining why some veterans often feel awkward and uncomfortable when someone says "Thank you for your service." Where does that uneasiness come from?