United States Air Force: News

01 Jan 2021

Captain America

#ComicBytes: Marvel characters who have served in the military

Every Marvel character has an origin story that makes them either good or evil.

05 Dec 2020

Iron Man

#ComicBytes: Five things you didn't know about Iron Man

As Tony Stark, Robert Downey Jr. was the face of Marvel Cinematic Universe for over a decade before his tragic demise in Avengers: Endgame. However, many key details about this character are still unknown to the fans.

27 Aug 2018

Afghanistan

Afghanistan: US strike kills IS commander Orakzai in Nangarhar province

A US strike over the weekend killed a senior Islamic State commander in eastern Afghanistan, Afghan and US officials said today.

16 Jun 2018

Donald Trump

Trump's former campaign manager goes to jail for witness tampering

Former campaign manager of US President Donald Trump, Paul Manafort, had his interim bail revoked by a federal judge because of his alleged attempted tampering of witnesses ahead of his trial on money laundering, tax, and bank fraud charges.

03 Feb 2018

India

Jodhpur: US Air Force general flies fighter jet Tejas

American Air Force General David L Goldfein on Saturday became the first foreign military chief to fly India's light combat aircraft Tejas.

29 Dec 2017

North Korea

Trump accuses China of allowing oil transfers to North Korea

US President Donald Trump has tweeted that he's "very disappointed" with China following reports that it has allowed oil shipments to North Korea.

22 Nov 2017

Ronald Reagan

US Navy aircraft carrying 11 crashes in Pacific Ocean

A US Navy aircraft having 11 people on board has crashed into the Pacific Ocean, southeast of Okinawa, Japan.

12 Nov 2017

South Korea

Trump and Putin hit it off at APEC summit

US President Donald Trump met Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the ongoing Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam.

29 Jun 2017

Donald Trump

Trump Effect? Wipro says 50% workforce in US are locals

Software giant Wipro announced that over 50% of the company's employees in the United States are locals.

16 Jun 2017

Donald Trump

US, Qatar ink $12 billion deal on F-15 fighter jets

Against the backdrop of Qatar's isolation in the Middle East, US has inked a $12 billion deal for supply of 36 F-15 fighter jets to Qatar.

13 May 2017

Moon

An alien army? UFO hunters spot a 'tank' on moon

A mysterious tank-like object has been spotted on The Moon, which researchers say could be an odd-shaped rock.

08 May 2017

NASA

US military's top secret X-37B space plane returns from orbit

After a record 718 days in orbit, the US Air Force's X-37B space plane has returned to Earth by landing at NASA's Kennedy Space Centre, Florida.

24 Dec 2016

Donald Trump

Lockheed Martin says will work to reduce F35 jet cost

Marillyn Hewson, the chief executive of Lockheed Martin Corp told President-elect Donald Trump that she would work toward driving down the cost of manufacturing the F35 fighter jet.

08 Dec 2016

Donald Trump

Donald Trump looks to cancel Boeing's Air Force One contract

US President-elect Donald Trump, who is set to take office on 20 January 2017, urged the government to cancel the country's Air Force One contract with Boeing.