The U.S. Air Force is set to announce on Thursday that it will accept delivery of the long-delayed KC-46 air tanker, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters.
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Air show organizers announce the dates and headliner for Cleveland’s annual Labor Day weekend tradition. The Cleveland National Air Show organizers announced Friday that 2019’s show will be held August 31 – September 2 at Cleveland’s Burke Lakefront Airport and feature the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. The Thunderbirds said on Twitter, “We take pride in representing more than 660,000 Total Force #Airmen and are hard at work for the 2019 show season.” Anyone can look cool, but...
A future showdown?
Key point: The B-21 is being engineered to carry existing weapons as well as nuclear bombs and emerging and future weapons, Air Force officials explained.
The Air Force has completed a substantial technical “critical design review of its next-generation B-21 Raider bomber, an aircraft said by developers to mark a new “generation” in stealth technology able to elude the most advanced air defenses in the world.
The review, described by Air Force...