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MQ-9 Reaper downs target drone in first air-to-air kill

A U.S. Air Force officer revealed on September 18, 2018, that a MQ-9 Reaper drone scored a first-of-its-kind unmanned air-to-air kill of a smaller target drone in a training exercise late last year. ...


US Navy awards Boeing $805 million MQ-25 refueller drone contract

Boeing will build the U.S. Navy’s first operational carrier-based unmanned aircraft, the MQ-25 aerial refueler, through an $805 million contract awarded on August 30, 2018....


Air Force investigates F-16 crash, head of Thunderbirds fired

The head of the US Air Force's Thunderbirds was discharged as the US Air Force  “lost confidence in his leadership and risk management style.” ...