United States Air Force Special Operations Command confirms CV-22B Osprey from Yokota Air Base, Japan, crashed into Japanese waters near Yakushima Island.Read More
The US Air Force next generation stealth bomber known as the B-21 Raider was seen flying early this morning from the airport and factory complex known as Plant 42, in Palmdale, California. It is known to have landed at Edwards Air Force Base soon after.
While both the US Air Force and aerospace prime contractor Northrop Grumman have confirmed the B-21 is in flight test, both are so far unwilling or unable to confirm today’s flight was the bomber’s actual first flight.Read More
A US Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft has crashed near Melville Island, Australia. The incident was confirmed in a press release issued by the Marine Rotational Force – Darwin.Read More
The German Air Force says it will retire its two Airbus A340-300 VIP transport aircraft ahead of schedule, following a series of technical problems that forced the cancellation of a foreign minister’s trip to the Asia-Pacific region.Read More
The US Air Force has awarded a $235 million contract to JetZero, a Long Beach-based aviation startup, to build and fly a full-scale technology demonstrator for a blended wing body (BWB) aircraft.Read More