President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next
Secretary of the Air Force will appear before the Senate Armed Services
Committee for a confirmation hearing “very soon.”
DARPA has chosen two finalists for its Gremlins
program’s second phase, taking the UAV recovery program past its first,
proof-of-concept phase. The 12-month long, second phase of the project
started in March and is worth up to $21 million.
ISIS has remained a threat inside Libya, and the US is
standing by to assist if called upon, even after several months of
sustained airstrikes on the group drove the group from its seaside haven.
A Lebanese pilot has completed the first training
flight in the A-29 Super Tucano international pilot training program at
the 81st Fighter Squadron, Moody AFB, Ga.
The 63rd Fighter Squadron at Luke AFB, Ariz., received its first F-35A this week.
Boeing this month received a $24.6 million contract adjustment for the next lot of QF-16 targeting drones.
The recently restored World War II-era B-29
Superfortress, known as “Doc,” will make at least four stops on a short
tour across the country this spring and summer.
The Pentagon on Thursday identified an airman who died
while deployed as part of Operation Inherent Resolve as SSgt. Alexandria
Mae Morrow of Dansville, N.Y.
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