Information recently leaked out of Asia about China’s fifth-generation stealth fighter jet — which draws remarkable similarities to the U.S.’s F-22 and F-35 — indicates a regiment of the advanced aircraft could be deployed by the end of the decade. 130 more words
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Haven’t thought about sequestration in a while, have you?
The bureaucratic parlance for last summer’s federal spending cuts is not normally in our vocabularies. But when it reared its head last year it deleted the Navy’s Blue Angels from the Duluth Air and Aviation Expo. 187 more words
We visited our friends in Chicago over the last weekend. The main objective of our visit was to see Chicago’s Air and Water Show. My friend had touted that to be a must see event, an event that is the largest of its kind in US attracting about two million visitors. 192 more words
TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. — More than 230 Team Tyndall members, 14 F-22 Raptors, eight T-38 Talons and approximately 30,000 pounds of cargo deployed to Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base, New Orleans last month to complete training for what turned out to be a record-breaking deployment for 325th Fighter Wing. 657 more words