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Lakenheath Strike Eagles return from deployment sporting wrestler nose art

The 494th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron (EFS) returned to RAF Lakenheath from its latest Middle East deployment on March 1.

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F-15EX maintaining combat mass

The US Department of Defense has finally secured funding for an initial batch of F-15EX Advanced Eagles from Boeing...

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Raptor: 15 Years on the Frontline - Part 2

Combat Aircraft Journal looks at the F-22’s service entry and how the USAF is working to ensure the fighter remains relevant into the future.

HX Challenge continues with Gripen E

Finland commenced its HX Challenge in January, the latest phase in its comprehensive search for a new fighter aircraft that will replace the Ilmavoimat’s (Finnish Air Force’s) fleet of F/A-18C/D Hornets.

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Eurofighter Typhoon HX Challenge Update

Amid a strategy that sets out new capabilities in a bid to garner potential new sales, Combat Aircraft Journal evaluates the latest developments for the Eurofighter Typhoon.

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RAPTOR: 15 YEARS ON THE FRONTLINE: PART ONE

At a time when the US Air Force wants to accelerate fighter aircraft...

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JOINT STARS DRAWS BACK FROM COMBAT OPS

The US Air Force has withdrawn its E-8s from combat operations...

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BOEING READY TO PROGRESS WITH F-15EX

With deadlock over the Fiscal Year 2020 defense budget, Boeing...

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CONTRACT ADVERSARIES: USAF PROJECT MOVES AHEAD

The US Air Force announced at the end of October that it had earmarked seven companies to provide contract aggressor services across the combat air forces.

Video Insight: The AT-6B Wolverine

In a new, exclusive video, Combat Aircraft Editor, Jamie Hunter, spends time with Textron Aviation at the Paris Airshow 2019, looking at the company's AT-6B Wolverine light attack aircraft.