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US Air Force announces criteria for KC-46A Reserve basing

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WASHINGTON (AFNS) — After extensive internal review, the Air Force on Nov. 9, released the basing criteria that will be used to select candidate bases for the first Reserve-led KC-46A main operating base.

The KC-46As will begin arriving at the… Continue reading

Three USAF bases identified as F-16 aggressor candidate bases

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WASHINGTON (AFNS) — Air Force officials, on Nov. 19, announced Eielson Air Force Base and Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, and Nellis AFB, Nevada, as candidate bases to host the 18th Aggressor Squadron and its assigned 18 F-16 Fighting Falcons.

The… Continue reading

Preparing for Growth – Challenges for Asia Pacific

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) identified continuous safety enhancement, the availability of cost-efficient infrastructure and environmental responsibility as critical factors to ensure that Asia-Pacific continues to realize the enormous economic and social benefits of air connectivity.

“It is no… Continue reading

Airbus to deliver first A350 jetliner around December 12

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(Reuters) – Airbus is aiming to deliver the first A350 jetliner around Dec. 12, with customer Qatar Airways being the first recipient, a representative of the airline said on Tuesday.

The A350, Airbus’ newest plane and made with carbon-fiber composite… Continue reading

Mara Angelosante – winner of the Eurofighter Typhoon Amateur Photography Competition 2014

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Catching the perfect image of something that flies faster than a speeding bullet is a   challenge for any photographer. But when that something is a Eurofighter Typhoon and you are competing against some of the most talented amateur enthusiasts… Continue reading

Unmanned Team of K-Max Helicopter and Indago Quadrotor Demonstrate Firefighting Capability

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OWEGO, N.Y., Nov. 18, 2014 – A team of Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] and Kaman [NYSE: KAMN] unmanned aircraft successfully demonstrated its ability to aid in firefighting operations. During the demonstration, the Indago quad rotor effectively identified hot spots, and… Continue reading