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US Air Force Boeing KC-46 makes an unusual landing at Le Bourget ahead of the Paris Air Show 2019

On Saturday 15 June 2019, a United States Air Force Boeing KC-46 Pegasus aircraft made an unusual landing at Le Bourget Airport near Paris,...

President Trump unveils his livery for the new Air Force One

More than a year after announcing a $3.9 billion makeover for America's most famous aircraft, President Donald Trump shared never-before-seen images of Air Force...

U.S. Air Force F-16 crashes into a warehouse near March Air Reserve Base

On 16 May, a U.S. Air Force F-16 crashed into a warehouse just outside of March Air Reserve Base, California. According to local reports...

Dakota C-47 “Betsy’s Biscuit Bomber”, Former Belgian Air Force K11 to return to Europe for WWII Commemorations.

In June 2019 the D-Day Invasion will be the 75th commemoration. It will most probably be the very last large commemoration of this historical...

[Military Plane Spotting] INIOCHOS Exercise 2019 at the Andravida Air Force Base, Greece

Exercise «INIOCHOS» is an annual medium scale exercise based on the facilities of the Air Tactics Center at the Andravida Air Force Base, located...

[Military Plane Spotting] Luke Air Force Base (Glendale, Arizona, U.S.)

Our business conference was held in Las Vegas, roughly a 7 hours drive to Tucson. To make the most out of this trip, we...

[Airshow USA] “Thunder and Lightning Over Arizona” at Davis Monthan Air Force base

On the weekend of 23 and 24 March, the Davis Monthan Air Force base hosted the “Thunder and Lightning Over Arizona” Airshow. The U.S. Air...

[Behind the scenes] Operation “Atlantic Resolve”, United States’ 4th rotation passing through Belgium

"The deployment of ready, combat-credible U.S. forces to Europe in support of Atlantic Resolve is evidence of the strong and unremitting U.S. commitment to...

Eighty American helicopters through Belgian skies this Tuesday, 29 January

The American military chose to send their equipment and their soldiers through Belgium More than 80 US helicopters will cross the Belgian sky on Tuesday....

U.S. Air Force accepts first Boeing KC-46A Pegasus tanker aircraft

The U.S. Air Force has accepted the first Boeing KC-46A Pegasus tanker aircraft, setting the stage for the aircraft’s delivery to McConnell Air Force...

A plane spotter discovered President Trump’s “top secret” trip to Iraq

On a sunny but cold 26 December, Alan Meloy from Yorkshire was standing outside when he spotted an aircraft in the blue skies. Alan...

Boeing on contract for second Japan KC-46 Tanker

The U.S. Air Force has exercised the option for the Japan Air Self-Defense Force’s second Boeing KC-46 tanker through the Foreign Military Sale (FMS)...

Boeing KC-46 Tanker programme completes phase II receiver certification testing

Boeing’s KC-46 tanker program has completed its planned Phase II receiver certification flight testing following three weeks of flights with F-15E aircraft out of...

World War II P-51 Mustang fighter plane crashes in Texas during re-enactment show, two dead

A privately-owned vintage fighter plane that saw action during World War II and the Korean War crashed into the parking lot of an apartment...

F-22 Raptor fighter jets visit Kleine Brogel Air Base, Belgium

F-22 Raptor aircraft arrived at Kleine Brogel Air Base, Belgium today from RAF Lakenheath, England, to conduct local training with the Belgian Air Force. The...

US, UK and Israel ground entire F-35 stealth fighter jet fleet

The United States military has grounded its entire fleet of F-35 stealth fighter jets, worldwide, until it can find out why one of the...

Boeing wins U.S. Air Force T-X pilot training programme contract

$9.2 billion award funds 351 jets, 46 simulators and associated ground equipment U.S. Air Force pilots will soon train for combat with T-X jets and...

Boeing MH-139 to replace U.S. Air Force UH-1N Huey fleet

Boeing will provide its MH-139 helicopter and related support to the U.S. Air Force to replace the more than 40-year-old UH-1N “Huey” helicopters used...

Boeing KC-46 tanker programme completes FAA certification

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted Boeing’s KC-46 tanker programme a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC), verifying that its refuelling and mission avionics...

Boeing KC-46 programme completes flight testing required for first delivery to U.S. Air Force

Boeing and U.S Air Force teams recently achieved a major KC-46 tanker programme milestone, completing all flight testing required for first delivery. This past...