The US Air Force downed the Chinese balloon that's been soaring over the US.
On Thursday, Jan. 12, the Defense POW/MIA Account Agency announced that the remains of US Army Air Force 1st Lt. Carl D. Nesbitt will be buried May 15 in Annville, Pennsylvania.
Two AC-130J gunship crews — Shadow 77 and 78 —from the Kabul airlift were presented in early December with the Mackay Trophy for the “most meritorious flight” of 2021.
The activation of the U.S. Space Forces Korea at Osan Air Base near Seoul came after North Korea tes...
When a midair collision crippled their KC-130J, call sign Raider Five Zero, two Marine pilots fought to bring it safely to earth.
The pilot of the supersonic jet performed a “belly landing" after the plane’s landing gear failed to properly extend.
Its events formed the final test of basic training for two decades. Now the Air Force will retire the BEAST for a revamped PACER FORGE.
After an Air Force pilot parachuted clear of his crashing T-38C, local residents in rural Mississippi found the pilot and helped him reach arriving responders.
The record-shattering evacuation flight launched the Kabul airlift. The medals are the first of more...
The Air Force will award 96 flyers the Distinguished Flying Cross — the highest military award for flight — along with 12 Bronze Stars to troops involved in the Kabul airlift in August 2021.
Air Force special operators will get their own badge for graduating from a combat dive scuba school. Pararescuemen and combat controllers have worn Army and Navy badges for years.
Though religious and medical waivers allow them now, beards in the Air Force could become far more common after a uniform board considers facial hair in November.
Two C-130Hs have been returned to flying status after the Air Force grounded over 100 of the older aircraft following the discovery of cracks in some propellers.
Federal authorities said 13 children were abused at the Robins Air Force Base day care. One woman was arrested and released; two more are being sought.
A 30-count federal indictment paints a child care facility on Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, as a house of horrors for children left there.
About one in five C-130s in the Air Force is out of service as older C-130Hs, which were first introduced in the 1970s, are grounded to have their propellers inspected.
The Norwegian military recovered a US Air Force CV-22 Osprey, which had been stranded on a remote island nature reserve since early August, on Tuesday, Sept. 27, with a crane boat.
It’d take four straight rides on the roller coaster Kingda Ka to replicate the dives, climbs, and G-forces an Air Force Reserve crew absorbed in just three minutes.
Airmen assigned to the MacDill Air Force Base are allowed to evacuate as Hurricane Ian approaches, but some may have to pay for their own evacuation.
A paratrooper was gunned down outside of his apartment just off of Fort Bragg on Sept. 12, police say.
Could a sci-fi vision of deployments become a reality in mere decades, with space rockets used to send troops around the globe?
Officials at Malmstrom Air Force Base, a hub for nuclear missiles in central Montana, chartered a plane to fly in 300 Chick-Fil-A chicken sandwiches as a treat for on-base junior enlisted troops.
The Army grounded its entire fleet of CH-47 Chinooks — about 400 aircraft in all — citing a design flaw that created a potential for engine fires.
As Kabul collapsed in chaos, two AC-130J Ghostrider gunships flew for 30 hours over US diplomats and military forces.
US forces used AC-130 gunships, AH-64 attack helicopters, and 150mm M777 artillery cannons to attack Iranian-backed militias in Syria after a series of escalating attacks against US outposts there.
As part of Pacific Angel 2022, the operators teamed up for bilateral training on a mass-casualty exe...
The government prosecution presented a case against Tech. Sgt. David Dezwaan Jr. that, if it goes to trial, hinges on a provisional timeline, faulty camera footage, and no physical evidence.
A major in the Space Force owns a rental town home in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where a woman found a hidden camera in the bedroom.
Alaska Air National Guard rescue teams pulled off three missions in the span of two days to cap a busy summer.
David Dezwaan Jr. is accused of stealing documents, setting explosives, and injuring other service members at Mission Support Site Green Village, Syria, in April 2022.
The Marine Corps will not ground its fleet of MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor transports or otherwise alter their operations, the service said in a statement Thursday, August 18.
The Air Force grounded its fleet of CV-22 Ospreys, the service's primary aircraft for inserting and recovering special operations forces, after two troubling mechanical failures in six weeks.
Members of the Biloxi chapter of the Air Force Sergeants Association found eight bricks of cocaine, ...
A Russian satellite is stalking a secret US spy satellite and may have passed suspiciously close to the classified American ship Thursday, Aug. 4.
The HC-130 King flew low over the Atlantic Ocean under a ceiling of dense clouds. Open water stretched for hundreds of miles, and the sun was sinking over the horizon.
When she was a child living in Kabul under the Taliban regime, Niloofar Rahmani would spend hours ga...
A 19-year-old Air Force ROTC cadet died in a HMMWV accident during training Friday, June 24, in Idah...
For the first time, a woman has graduated from an Air Force Special Warfare pipeline, qualifying as ...