Tag Archives: US Air Force

The Largest and Most Fascinating Drone of US Air Force: RQ-4 Global Hawk UAV

Aircraft Maintenance Squadron maintainers preparing an EQ-4 Global Hawk for its first launch several years ago. A car is used to assist the Global Hawk during its take off. Pilots are remotely controlling the RQ-4 from a selected, protected and controlled area.

ONE BOMB KILLS 40 TANKS: US Air Force Cluster Bomb

Another combat proven munition for the US Military and US Air Force, the CBU 105 which has served the US Air Force very well. The CBU-97 Sensor Fused Weapon is a United States Air Force 1,000-pound (450 kg)-class non-guided (freefall) Cluster Bomb Unit (CBU). It was developed and produced by Textron Defense Systems. It readily converts to a precision-guided weapon.

US Air Force F-35s Making First Operational Deployment to Europe this Weekend

The U.S. Air Force’s F-35 is deploying Internationally for the first time this weekend, heading to Europe to conduct training exercises with NATO allies, the Pentagon announced Friday.


The U.S. Air Force wants a small, inexpensive aircraft to engage in ground fighting, surveillance and reconnaissance. The Wichita built Textron Scorpion is one of interest among several other leading aircraft to choose from.

DREAM JOB FLYING !!! US Air Force F-16 Aircraft Pilot Documentary

A great Documentary about the best dream job flying a US Air Force F-16 Aircraft.

US Air Force faces RPA pilot shortage

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US Air Force unveils STRANGE LOOKING Hybrid Aircraft calls it the P 791

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US Air Force, Boeing Finalize KC-46A Tanker Aircraft Design

  US Air Force, Boeing Finalize KC-46A Tanker Aircraft Design Boeing on track to deliver 18 combat-ready tankers by 2017 MUKILTEO, Wash., Sept. 4, 2013 -- The U.S. Air Force and Boeing [NYSE: BA] have validated the final design elements of the KC-46A Tanker and concluded that the proposed design embodies and can meet Air Force requirements, clearing the way for production and testing of the next-generation aerial refueling tanker."I'm pleased to report that the design of the KC-46A tanker Read more [...]