Feb 19, 2015

F-22's belated debut against Islamic State praised by commander

Lockheed Martin Corp.’s F-22 fighter jet, making its debut in warfare more than nine years after it was deemed combat-ready, has flown at least 112 missions against Islamic State positions in Syria and Iraq, the U.S. Air Force’s commander of combat forces said. The ...

U.K. authorities work to retrieve U.S. Air Force copter crash dead

Jan 8, 2014

U.K. authorities work to retrieve U.S. Air Force copter crash dead

Authorities in England cordoned off flooded marshes Wednesday to remove the bodies of four U.S. Air Force crewmen killed in a helicopter crash. The Pave Hawk helicopter slammed into the eastern coast during a low-level training mission Tuesday evening. Specialist teams combing the marshes ...