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  • USAF pilot escapes UK F-15 crash


    A US Air Force Boeing F-15 has crashed near RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk, England, the service has confirmed.


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  • US Air Force's shadowy space plane lands after 674 days in orbit


    ​The US Air Force’s mysterious robotic space plane landed at Vandenberg AFB, California, on 17 October after nearly ...


  • USAF pilot escapes UK F-15 crash


    A US Air Force Boeing F-15 has crashed near RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk, England, the service has confirmed.


  • DOD IG blasts USAF Reaper spending


    ​The US Air Force could waste nearly $9 billion on purchasing, operating and maintaining unmanned air vehicles it does...


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  • US Air Force's shadowy space plane lands after 674 days in orbit

    News | 17 Oct 2014 21:08 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Air Force’s mysterious robotic space plane landed at Vandenberg AFB, California, on 17 October after nearly two years in orbit.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Air-Forces-shadowy-space-plane-lands-after-674-days-in-orbit-404904/
  • USAF pilot escapes UK F-15 crash

    News | 08 Oct 2014 16:20 | Craig Hoyle

    A US Air Force Boeing F-15 has crashed near RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk, England, the service has confirmed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-pilot-escapes-UK-F-15-crash-404586/
  • DOD IG blasts USAF Reaper spending

    News | 03 Oct 2014 16:16 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Air Force could waste nearly $9 billion on purchasing, operating and maintaining unmanned air vehicles it does not need, the Pentagon Inspector General (IG) has found.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/DOD-IG-blasts-USAF-Reaper-spending-404454/
  • Embraer rolls out first US-assembled Super Tucano

    News | 25 Sep 2014 16:04 | Dan Parsons

    ​Embraer North America and Sierra Nevada Corp. on 25 September rolled out the first A-29 Super Tucano light attack aircraft produced outside Brazil.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-rolls-out-first-US-assembled-Super-Tucano-404148/
  • ATK joins race to develop next-generation USAF launcher

    News | 24 Sep 2014 15:24 | Dan Thisdell

    ​US propulsion specialist ATK has thrown its hat in the ring to develop the next generation of American rocket engine, to replace the Russian-supplied RD-180 motor for United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ATK-joins-race-to-develop-next-generation-USAF-launcher-404099/
  • ANALYSIS: USAF push to oust Russian rockets turning into high-stakes contest

    News | 24 Sep 2014 14:32 | Dan Thisdell

    ​A US Air Force drive to end its reliance on Russian rocket motors is turning into a high-stakes competition between rival technologies, with propulsion specialist ATK throwing its hat into the ring just a week after United Launch Alliance and Blue Origin agreed to jointly fund development of a new, all-American engine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-USAF-push-to-oust-Russian-rockets-turning-into-high-stakes-contest-404097/