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Raptor: 15 Years on the Frontline - Part 2

Jamie Hunter

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.

Jamie Hunter

Rare USAF E-11A BACN crashes in Afghanistan

Khalem Chapman

A US Air Force (USAF) operated E-11A Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) - registration 11-9358 (c/n 9358) has crashed in Afghanistan.

Khalem Chapman
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US Changes Course on Light Attack?

Khalem Chapman

In the autumn, the US Air Force (USAF) officially issued its final request for proposal (RFP) for six close air support/ground attack aircraft...

Khalem Chapman

ANALYSIS: Iran/US escalation and mobilisation

Military Team

Tensions are at a critical level in the Middle East following a US drone strike – authorised by US President Donald Trump – that killed General Qasem Soleimani of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), sparking a major escalation of the long-running stand-off between the two countries.

Military Team

‘Bleed Blue!’

Jamie Hunter

Combat Aircraft Editor, Jamie Hunter, visits RAF Lakenheath for an exclusive behind the scenes look at the 492nd Fighter Squadron.

Jamie Hunter