USAF

USAF awards SpaceX $102M to test point-to-point Starship flights

SpaceX received one more contract for the point-to-point Starship transport system. This time, the USAF wants to test it....


USAF invests $60M into Boom Supersonic

Boom Supersonic signs a $60M-worth three-year partnership with the USAF to build a supersonic airliner...


Mysterious SR-72 Son of Blackbird teased in latest USAF video

A video by the US Air Force and the Space Force teases the SR-72 – the mysterious hypersonic successor to the SR-71 Blackbird...


US Space Force to fund orbital repair and manufacturing companies

US Space Force kick-starts its Space Prime program, intended to fund on-orbit servicing, assembly and manufacturing companies...


USAF flies B-1B bomber in joint exercises with allies over Middle East waterways

The US Air Force flew a B-1B Lancer bomber over Middle East sites, accompanied by fighter jets from allies on October 30, 2021  ...


USAF partners with Twelve, plans to generate jet fuel through carbon capture

USAF partners with Twelve, a company that develops technology to generate jet fuel by capturing carbon from the air...


USAF receives Lockheed Martin laser weapon for AC-130J gunship

USAF to test high energy laser for their AC-130J heavy gunship....


B-52 heavy bombers to undergo radar and electronic protection upgrade

‌L3Harris to provide B-52 Stratofortress radar and electronic warfare system update....


USAF awards $23.8 billion contract to Boeing for its C-17 sustainment program

Boeing wins USAF C-17 Globemaster fleet sustainment contract worth $23.8 billion....


Rolls-Royce F130 engine selected by USAF to power the B-52 Stratofortress

The United States Air Force picked Rolls-Royce to provide powerplants for its B-52 aircraft for the next 30 years....