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50 Days till Airshow Season begins

The first airshow starts in 50 days with the MCAS Beaufort, South Carolina with the Blue Angels performing and other various civilian performers. It will be my second time attending this show in 2015 I was able to only attend Sunday due to the fact of the weather. 148 more words

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Air Force anticipates F-35 deployment to Middle East in 'not too distant future'

Defense News, By: Valerie Insinna, February 27 2017

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Air Force will deploy the F-35A to fight the Islamic State group in the Middle East in the “not too distant future,” potentially a few years down the road, the outgoing head of Air Combat Command said Friday. 559 more words

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War Drones (2/25)

War Drones is Drone Dossier’s roundup of new stories related to military drones. See the roundup below.

UAV

Stealth-Killer: How Russia or China Could Crush America’s F-35 or F-22 Raptor

Dave Majumdar February 20, 2017

With a missile warhead large enough, the range resolution does not have to be precise. For example, the now antiquated S-75 Dvina—known in NATO parlance as the SA-2 Guideline—has a 440-pound warhead with a lethal radius of more than 100 feet. 914 more words

F-22 Raptor power displayed at Joint Base Langley–Eustis

A U.S. Air force F-22 Raptor jumps into the air in less than 1000 feet of rollout as it heads into an air power demonstration at Langley Air Force base early Friday, February 3, 2017. 70 more words

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China to Make 500 J-20Bs with Homegrown Powerful WS-15 Vector Engines

Taiwan’s official Central News Agency says in its report on December 24 that China will build 500 J-20B, more than the future total number of other fifth-generation fighter jets in Asian Pacific. 497 more words

The Pentagon Should File for a Divorce From the F-35

Sometimes Saying “Goodbye” Is the Hardest…

The Pentagon is in a terrible marriage. The horrible relationship has been allowed to go on for over twenty years. 2,323 more words

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