Air Force Officer Heads To Jail For Three Years After Being Found Guilty Of Rape

US | Jonah Bennett
Air Force Lt. Col. Humphrey Daniels III

‘He feels strongly that a miscarriage of justice has occurred’

Air Force Grounds 55 F-35s After Pilots Struggle To Breathe During Flight

US | Jonah Bennett
An F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter takes off on a training sortie at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

‘Pilots will also be briefed on all the incidents that have occurred’

China Is On Edge After US Bombers Tear Across South China Sea

World | Ryan Pickrell
A pair of B-1B Lancer bombers soar over Wyoming in an undated file photo. Staff Sgt. Steve Thurow/U.S. Air Force/Handout via REUTERS/File photo

‘China’s military will resolutely safeguard national sovereignty’

Report: Blacks Twice As Likely To Face Punishment In The Military

US | Jonah Bennett
Military members take pictures in the audience as President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to former active duty Army Staff Segeant Romesha during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington

‘Race appears like it plays a big role, which is disheartening’

This Is What It Looks Like When A US Interceptor Obliterates An ICBM [VIDEO]

World | Ryan Pickrell
A Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor is launched during a successful intercept test, in this undated handout photo provided by the U.S. Department of Defense, Missile Defense Agency. THAAD provides the U.S. military a land-based, mobile capability to defend against short- and medium-range ballistic missiles, intercepting incoming missiles inside and outside the earth's atmosphere. REUTERS/U.S. Department of Defense,

‘Defeat any threat that they would throw at us’

North Korea Promises ICBM Test Hours After Successful US Intercept Test

World | Ryan Pickrell
Missiles are driven past the stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and other high ranking officials during a military parade marking the 105th birth anniversary of North Korea's founding father, Kim Il Sung, in Pyongyang, April 15, 2017. REUTERS/Sue-Lin Wong

‘Turn the devils’ den into ashes’

Americans Think The Air Force Is The Most Important Military Branch

US | Jonah Bennett
Handout photo shows U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft being serviced on the flight line at Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina

But Marine Corps ranks more favorably.

Air Force Sends Kim Jong Un A Message With Strategic Bomber Flyby

World | Ryan Pickrell
A two-ship of B-1B Lancers assigned to the 28th Bomb Squadron, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, release chaff and flares while maneuvering over New Mexico during a training mission Feb. 24, 2010. Dyess celebrates the 25th anniversary of the first B-1B bomber arriving at the base. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Master Sgt. Kevin J. Gruenwald)

Follows North Korean missile test

Trump Defense Budget Saves The A-10 Fleet With Funding

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Operation Enduring Freedom Air Refueling Mission

‘This budget fully funds the entire fleet’

Trump's Defense Budget Pay Raise For Troops Is Exactly The Same Pay Raise Obama Gave Troops

Politics | Jonah Bennett
US Marines returned to Afghanistan's volatile Helmand April 29, where American troops faced heated fighting until NATO's combat mission ended in 2014, as embattled Afghan security forces struggle to beat back the resurgent Taliban. The deployment of some 300 Marines to the poppy-growing southern province came one day after the militants announced the launch of their "spring offensive", and as the Trump administration seeks to craft a new strategy in Afghanistan. Wakil Kohsar/AFP/Getty Images.

A far cry from a ‘historic’ rebuilding of the military

Two Chinese Fighters Pull Dangerous Stunts Around US Air Force Jet

World | Ryan Pickrell
China's J-10 fighter jets from the People's Liberation Army Air Force August 1st Aerobatics Team perform during a media demonstration at the Korat Royal Thai Air Force Base, Nakhon Ratchasima province, Thailand, November 24, 2015. Thailand's military held an air show with China on Tuesday ahead of joint manoeuvres in a sign of warming ties, but Thailand said it was not distancing itself from the United States which downgraded the military relationship following a 2014 coup. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

One of the planes flew upside down

Mattis Has Deadline Of July 1 To Decide Whether To Allow Transgenders To Join The Military

US | Jonah Bennett
Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and Israel’s Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman host a joint press conference at the Israeli Ministry of Defense in Tel Aviv, Israel, April 21, 2017. Mattis is the first cabinet member from the new administration to visit Israel. (DOD photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brigitte N. Brantley)

‘We do not undercut battlefield effectiveness’

F-35 Ejection Seats Fixed, Will Not Snap The Necks Of Lightweight Pilots

Defense | Thomas Phippen
The F-35 Lightning II, also known as the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), is shown in this March 2010 file photograph

‘this is the safest ejection seat I’ve ever flown’

Boeing Caused And Paid For $4 Million Damage To Air Force One's Oxygen System

US | Thomas Phippen
Air Force One sits on the tarmac at Joint Base Andrews in Washington U.S. December 6, 2016, the same morning that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump urged the government to cancel purchase of Boeing's new Air Force One plane saying it was "ridiculous" and too expensive. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Mechanics ‘failed to observe explicit warnings’

Space Plane Shakes Florida As It Returns From Two-Year Mission In Orbit

US | Thomas Phippen

‘Thought somebody crashed into my garage’

Mattis Blocks Military Academy Athletes From Signing Pro Contracts

US | Jonah Bennett
Army v Navy

‘Professional football…has its place, but not for academy graduates who haven’t fulfilled their obligations to their fellow citizens’

SpaceX Successfully Launches Its First Spy Satellite To Space

Energy | Andrew Follett
A remodeled version of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on the launcher’s first mission since a June failure in Cape Canaveral, Florida, December 21, 2015. The rocket carried a payload of eleven satellites owned by Orbcomm, a New Jersey-based communications company. The first stage returned to land following launch. REUTERS/Joe Skipper


New Policy Gives Female Airmen One Year To Decide To Leave The Service After Having A Baby

Military | Ryan Pickrell
Female soldier (Shutterstock)

‘Diversity and inclusion initiatives’

US Air Force Shows Kim Jong Un What A Real Nuclear-Capable ICBM Looks Like

World | Ryan Pickrell
An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile was launched at 4:36 a.m. PST during an operational test Dec. 17, 2013, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The 30th Space Wing manages the Department of Defense's space and missile testing program, and launches satellites into polar orbit from the West Coast using expendable boosters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Yvonne Morales/Released)

‘Credible nuclear deterrent’