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SCREAMING EAGLE

F-15SA serial 12-10016 gets down low during testing over the...

BIG BUSINESS FOR BOEING

Business for the Super Hornet is booming. Kuwait and Canada are...

PURPLE FOXES

and photos: Ted Carlson/Fotodynamics

Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton in California is the...

and photos: Ted Carlson/Fotodynamics

POSEIDON ARRIVES IN AUSTRALIA

P-8A A47-001 taxies to the ramp at Defence Establishment Fairbairn...

NEXT MONTH

Jim Haseltine

FEBRUARY ISSUE: ON SALE GLOBALLY FROM JANUARY 5 USAF QF_4E...

Jim Haseltine
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A400M ‘BUDDY-BUDDY’ REFUELING

AIRBUS DEFENCE AND Space has announced the successful demonstration...

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IDAHO ‘HOGS’ BACK HOME

THE IDAHO AIR National Guard’s 124th Fighter Wing ended a six-month...

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IN BRIEF

Ghostrider success The AC-130J gunship achieved a major testing...

THE USAF’S AGGRESSOR INITIATIVE

Jamie Hunter, Editor

SEEING THE LIKES of the Chinese J-20 wheeling in the skies over...

Jamie Hunter, Editor
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TACAIR ACQUIRES JORDANIAN TIGER IIS

TACTICAL AIR SUPPORT (TacAir) is acquiring a fleet of 21 F-5E/F...

ALAT ELITE

and photos: Henri-Pierre Grolleau

One of the most secretive helicopter units in the world, the...

and photos: Henri-Pierre Grolleau
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HOLLOMAN FOR TRAINING SQUADRONS

THE US AIR Force has selected Holloman AFB, New Mexico, as the...

WARFIGHTERS IN THE WILD

and photos: Jonathan Derden

Exercise ‘Red Flag — Alaska’ is growing in stature. Jonathan...

and photos: Jonathan Derden

F-16 DEPLOYMENTS

A dozen F-16Cs from the 93rd FS ‘Makos’ and the 457th FS...

‘SEAHAWKS’ COMPLETE FINAL DEPLOYMENT

THE ‘SEAHAWKS’ OF Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron...

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UNIT NEWS

Air Force Test Center units reorganized The US Air Force has...

‘BLACKLIONS’ AT FALLON

Half-way through a four-week deployment to Naval Air Station...

SCORPION GETS ITS STING

report: Jamie Hunter

The Textron AirLand Scorpion has conducted a series of live-firing...

report: Jamie Hunter

F-35 UPDATE

Thomas Newdick

MRO&U ASSIGNMENTS, TURKEY ADDS SECOND BATCH AND F-35B ON USS...

Thomas Newdick

PHANTOM FINALE

A QF-4E Phantom II of Detachment 1, 82nd Aerial Targets Squadron,...

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ENLISTED PILOTS COMPLETE FIRST SOLOS

TWO US AIR Force master sergeants recently became the first enlisted...

COMMANDO MERLIN TAKES FLIGHT

A FIRST AGUSTAWESTLAND Merlin HC4 assault transport helicopter...

ADMIRAL KUZNETSOV AT WAR

report: Babak Taghvaee with Thomas Newdick

The debut combat deployment of the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov...

report: Babak Taghvaee with Thomas Newdick

EXTENDED-RANGE AVENGER

The General Atomics Extended Range Predator C Avenger takes off...

‘CHIEFS’ HEAD HOME

F-15E STRIKE EAGLES operated by the 4th Fighter Wing’s 335th...

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LOSSES

Compiled Tom Kaminski

• A MiG-29KR, operated by the Russian Navy’s 100th Independent...

Compiled Tom Kaminski

THE SECRETIVE SUPER EAGLE

report: Jon Lake

Photographed for the first time with stations 1 and 9 in use,...

report: Jon Lake

DRAGON UNLEASHED

Andreas Rupprecht

J-20 MAKES PUBLIC DEBUT AT ZHUHAI Two low-rate initial...

Andreas Rupprecht

FIRST FIGHTERS

and photos: Jamie Hunter

The 1st Fighter Wing at Joint Base Langley-Eustis led from the...

and photos: Jamie Hunter
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USAF PLANS NEXTGENERATION FIGHTER STUDY

THE US AIR Force will begin conducting an analysis of alternatives...