Posts Tagged ‘US Air Force’


Forecast for an Air Show: The 14th Annual Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach

The 14th annual Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach takes to the skies this weekend. Here's a preview of what to expect at this year's show.
by Scott Snorteland


Plane Carrying Michelle Obama in Close Call with Cargo Jet at Andrews Air Force Base

A US Air Force jet carrying First Lady Michelle Obama was forced to abort its landing at Andrews Air Force Base when it came too close to a military cargo aircraft, according to a Washington Post report.
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On This Day in Aviation History: December 27th

Apollo 8 splashes down after orbiting the Moon, US planes bomb a volcano to divert a lava flow, a Scandinavian Airlines flight crashes in Stockholm, and more...
by Phil Derner Jr.


Photo of the Day: Sunrise greets a Northwest Airlines Airbus A330 during an early morning approach to Amsterdam after a long redeye from the US. (Photo by Joop Stroes)

No More Air Force Flight Suits Unless You Fly, TSA Tests Unmanned ID Scanners: Final Call

The Air Force wants to spend less money on flight suits, the TSA tests machines to check your ID, a virtual reality treatment for fear of flying, Southwest a Jet Airways pilot suspended after attempting to land without clearanc...
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F-15E1 Silent Eagle on its first successful flight

Boeing F-15E1 Silent Eagle Completes First Flight

The Boeing F-15E1 Silent Eagle flight demonstrator completed its first successful flight on Thursday from Lambert St. Louis Airport.
by BNO News