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The United States Air Force has taken the dramatic step of grounding over half of an entire variant of one of its most well-known planes the F-16 Fighting Falcon .
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America has returned to war, of a sort, in Iraq with airstrikes that have intensified in recent days against Islamic State militants.
A U.S. Air Force MQ-1 Predator flies near the Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, Calififornia, on Jan. 7, 2012.
As the Pentagon works to analyze and repair widespread cracks in its F-16D fleet, it is recommending that partner nations closely inspect their F-16B and D models.
An F-16D Fighting Falcon flies over Guam in 2011 during an exercise. The Air Force has temporarily grounded 82 of its aging F-16 fighter jets after structural cracks were found near the cockpits.
The training is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m., Fort Gordon said. The aircraft involved are Air Force Reserve C-130 cargo planes from Marietta.
Having served 20 years in the United States Air Force and nearly 20 years as a deputy sheriff with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, he has made service his life's work.
The Republic of Singapore Air Force has deployed 300 personnel and 16 aircraft to a large-scale multilateral air combat exercise in Darwin, Australia.
An 80th Fighter Squadron F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Kunsan Air Base, South Korea, in this May 2010 file photo.
The U.S. Air Force recently grounded 82 two-seat Lockheed Martin F-16D Fighting Falcons due to canopy sill longeron cracks that have developed between the front and rear pilot seats, according to a Tuesday statement released by the service.
Col. Greg Semmel, commander of the Air National Guard's 174th Attack Wing, made the following promises Tuesday to the Central New Yorkers who live under the airspace now frequented by MQ-9 reaper drones on training missions.
Pease Air National Guard Base is home to the 157th Air Refueling Wing, which has been selected by the U.S. Air Force as the top Air National Guard base to receive the new KC-46A tanker.
Twelve F-15 fighter jets and 180 personnel from the 493rd Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force, Lakenheath, are participating in a joint exercise with the Bulgarian military, Pentagon spokesman Army Col.
Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Retired Colonel Tom Walters as a School Board Member of Seminole County.
CAMP MURRAY, Wash. - As Missouri's governor calls out his state's National Guard to help deal with the unrest in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, just what is the role of the National Guard in America.
In the United States, Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles , AR-15s and camouflage body armor all made an appearance on the streets of a suburb in the heartland, helping to give a tense situation the push needed to turn into a week of riots.
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