war
US Air Force Chief Warns of Space War ‘in a Matter of Years’

Speaking to an audience of active-duty airmen, US Air Force Chief of Staff General David L. Goldfein predicted it’ll only be a “matter of years” before American forces find themselves “fighting from space.” To prepare for this grim possibility, he said the Air Force needs new tools and a new approach to training leaders. Oh, and lots of money. Read More >>

nuclear
How Nuke-Sniffing Air Force Planes are Hunting for North Korea’s H-Bomb

North Korea claimed to have successfully tested a hydrogen bomb this week, triggering a mini, human-made earthquake near the test site and causing the UN Security Council to call an emergency meeting. Read More >>

image cache
Beautiful Sunset Silhouettes a War Plane

A spectral sunset over a war plane. Airmen from the US 1st Special Operations Aircraft Maintenance Squadron work on an AC-130U Spooky Gunship at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in California on November 3rd. [Senior Airman Christopher Callaway/U.S. Air Force] Read More >>