B-1 Bomber Pilot Prep & Takeoff * Inside The Bone

B-1 Pilots and Crew Members gear up, perform pre-flight checks with various footage of the cockpit and instrument panels – then they taxi and takeoff at Dyess Air Force Base in Texas. The official designation of this long-range supersonic bomber is B-1 Lancer, but it has a nickname … “The Bone” which is a derivative name coming from B-One. U.S. Air Force Nuclear Weapons Delivery System.

Reporter flies on F-15 combat mission in Afghanistan

A reporter flies along with an F-15 crew in support of French ground forces fighting the insurgency in Afghanistan. Ground troops call for a GBU-15 bomb, but because the target is close to a school, they must settle for two (very effective) strafing passes. A Nightline segment.

DEFCON 1 SCENARIO!!! AIR FORCE SCRAMBLES 20 B-52 Bombers into the Air!!!

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. – Team Minot members participated in an annual exercise in support of the U.S. Strategic Command known as Global Thunder 17, Oct. 24-31. Rapid launch of Nuclear Bombers!!

Testing a dream: An in-depth look at Boeing 787 flight test

It would take a cast of hundreds and locations across the globe. Scientific photographers on the ground and in chase planes would capture much of the action. In the end, in addition to rich test data, the Boeing 787 would complete flight testing with incredible images of its journey captured on video. Take a behind the scenes look at flight testing the 787.

Syncom II: Small Satellite, Big Changes

The Boeing Archives Presents Syncom II – the first geostationary communications satellite that brought the world closer together.

2016 – The Year of the C Series

What an incredible year 2016 has been for us at Bombardier Commercial Aircraft. We said it, 2016 was going to be the year of the C Series. And it has been.

From Earth to Air: F-15E Strike Eagle

The F-15E Strike Eagle is a dual-role fighter designed to perform Air-to-Air and Air-to-Ground missions. An impressive airframe that is key in accomplishing the Air Force’s mission. Yet, this aircraft is nothing without the people behind it. What does it take to get the F-15E Strike Eagle from earthbound to airborne?

Why Walls Won’t Secure The U.S. – Mexico Border

There;s been a lot of mud thrown during the presidential election … especially at immigrants. AJ+’s Border Stories tackles myths about immigration and chronicles the struggles Latinos in America are facing in a four-part series through the heart of border country. We talk with the people who are most affected by deportation, labor restrictions, discrimination and heightened border security.

Iran Vows More Missile Tests Despite ‘Notice’ | MSNBC

NBC’s Ali Arouzi reports of the diplomacy breakdown between Iran and America after Sec. Michael Flynn put the country ‘on notice.’ Se. Richard Blumenthal discusses how the U.S. should proceed.

U-2 Spy Plane tracking ISIS from the edge of space

U-2 spy plane pilot getting dressed for a combat mission in a U-2 “Dragonlady” reconnaissance plane looks almost like the preparations for a space flight.