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In Your Face F-15 Eagle Outshines the Beauty of the Caribbean Below
In Your Face F-15 Eagle Outshines the Beauty of the Caribbean Below

12 Aug 2022, 09:23 UTC / F-15C Eagle deployed with the 159th Fighter Wing is seen here during a formation flight as part of Operation Noble Defender at the beginning of July

 
Massive Joint USAF-USMC Elephant Walk Shows China Who’s Boss
Massive Joint USAF-USMC Elephant Walk Shows China Who’s Boss

9 Aug 2022, 08:21 UTC / Airplanes deployed by the USMC and the USAF are seen here performing a massive joint readiness exercise at a base in Japan

 
P-51 Mustang Chases F-22 Hard, High-Tech Fighter Barely Notices
P-51 Mustang Chases F-22 Hard, High-Tech Fighter Barely Notices

8 Aug 2022, 08:56 UTC / This pic shows an instance from one of the past Air Force Heritage Flight Foundation shows, with a P-51 Mustang chasing an F-22 Raptor

 
Spooky Gunship Caught Refueling Mid-Air, Scary Bird Is Known to Do That
Spooky Gunship Caught Refueling Mid-Air, Scary Bird Is Known to Do That

7 Aug 2022, 00:50 UTC / An AC-130U Spooky is seen here during a refueling operation, the Hercules variant of the plane is meant for close air support, air interdiction and armed recon

 
Inverted F-16 Fighting Falcon Shows Belly Full of Weapons
Inverted F-16 Fighting Falcon Shows Belly Full of Weapons

5 Aug 2022, 23:24 UTC / An F-16 Fighting Falcon deployed with the 179th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron is seen here flying inverted over the USAF central area of responsibility

 
B-1B Lancer Spreads Its Wing Over the Pacific, Can You Spot the Second One?
B-1B Lancer Spreads Its Wing Over the Pacific, Can You Spot the Second One?

5 Aug 2022, 08:11 UTC / Two B-1B Lancers assigned to the 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron are seen here flying over the Pacific Ocean during a mission

 
F-15E Strike Eagle In-Flight Closeup Shows All, From Incredible Paint to Pilots and Weapon
F-15E Strike Eagle In-Flight Closeup Shows All, From Incredible Paint to Pilots and Weapon

4 Aug 2022, 07:43 UTC / Detailed snapshot of an F-15E Strike Eagle while on a refueling mission is so detailed it's like a birthday gift for the 50-year old family

 
Overhead Shot of F-16s Flying Over an Ocean City Beach Is 100 Percent USAF Cool
Overhead Shot of F-16s Flying Over an Ocean City Beach Is 100 Percent USAF Cool

1 Aug 2022, 07:56 UTC / Five F-16s flown by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds are seen here flying over the beach in Ocean City during the local air show

 
Strike Eagles Set Off Flares Behind a Fuel-Loaded Stratotanker, Is it Dangerous?
Strike Eagles Set Off Flares Behind a Fuel-Loaded Stratotanker, Is it Dangerous?

31 Jul 2022, 00:26 UTC / Two F-15E Strike Eagles, deployed with the 335th Fighter Squadron set off flares as they move away from the KC-135 Stratotanker that refueled them

 
This Is the Most American Photo You’ll See All Weekend: Fighter Planes, Racing and Flags
This Is the Most American Photo You’ll See All Weekend: Fighter Planes, Racing and Flags

30 Jul 2022, 00:24 UTC / During the Indy 500 at the end of May the USAF Thunderbirds performed their second ever flyover for the opening ceremony

 
F-15 Eagle Celebrates 50 Years of Obliterating the Competition With No Losses
F-15 Eagle Celebrates 50 Years of Obliterating the Competition With No Losses

28 Jul 2022, 18:59 UTC / In truth, the origins of the F-15 program date back before the early 1970s. In the mid-1960s and through the Vietnam War

 
Who’d Have Thought Parking a B-1B Lancer Would Look So Spectacular?
Who’d Have Thought Parking a B-1B Lancer Would Look So Spectacular?

28 Jul 2022, 09:05 UTC / B-1B Lancer deployed with the 34th Bomb Squadron is seen here while parking at Andersen Air Force in Guam after a mission in the Pacific

 
Imagine Seeing This in the Morning Over Your Quiet Desert Town
Imagine Seeing This in the Morning Over Your Quiet Desert Town

27 Jul 2022, 08:40 UTC / A B-52 Stratofortress is seen here flying over an undisclosed city in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility, looks ready to drop bombs

 
Beechcraft AT-6E Wolverine Gets USAF Certification, Old School Looks Hides Modern Hardware
Beechcraft AT-6E Wolverine Gets USAF Certification, Old School Looks Hides Modern Hardware

26 Jul 2022, 11:52 UTC / The U.S. Air Force gives the Beechcraft AT-6E Wolverine the Military Type Certification (MTC), opening the doors for its widespread use

 
F-35 Lightning Flexes USAF Muscles Where Few Can See It, Watches Over Europe
F-35 Lightning Flexes USAF Muscles Where Few Can See It, Watches Over Europe

25 Jul 2022, 08:59 UTC / F-35A Lightning II deployed with the 48th Fighter Wing, which is based at RAF Lakenheath in the UK, is seen here flying over the North Sea

 
USAF Successfully Flies Its High-Speed Stealthy Drones, the Skyborg Valkyrie
USAF Successfully Flies Its High-Speed Stealthy Drones, the Skyborg Valkyrie

20 Jul 2022, 02:16 UTC / The Skyborg program takes a step further by successfully completing a series of flights with two production XQ-58A Valkyrie military drones

 
Red Nose C-130J Super Hercules Flies Proud to Be Part of the World’s Largest C-130 Force
Red Nose C-130J Super Hercules Flies Proud to Be Part of the World’s Largest C-130 Force

2 Jul 2022, 00:46 UTC / One of the many C-130J Super Hercules deployed with the 19th Airlift Wing is seen here flying over Arkansas at the beginning of June

 
F-15 Eagle Buzzes Parked Raptors, Because What Can Be Cooler
F-15 Eagle Buzzes Parked Raptors, Because What Can Be Cooler

28 Jun 2022, 09:37 UTC / An F-15 Eagle deployed with the 125th Fighter Wing is seen here flying over parked F-22 Raptors at the Savannah Air National Guard Base

 
Air Force Pilots to Get New High-Tech Helmets, Good for the Neck and Back, Too
Air Force Pilots to Get New High-Tech Helmets, Good for the Neck and Back, Too

27 Jun 2022, 09:11 UTC / The U.S. Air Force announced it selected LIFT Airborne Technologies to develop a new helmet prototype for fixed-wing pilots