F-35A Has Flown From A Highway For The First Time
Norway’s F-35As have shown the type can use roads as runways to reduce their vulnerability to enemy strikes during a Finnish exercise.
Ukraine Situation Report: Russia’s Main Defensive Line Breached
Though so far small and hotly contested, the breach by Ukrainian Stryker and Marders is a significant advance in the counteroffensive.
Special Ops MH-60 Seen Absolutely Crammed With Modifications
The Army’s Night Stalker Black Hawks are loaded with sensors, defensive systems, and communications gear to take on the hardest of missions.
Ukraine Strikes At Russian Airbase In Crimea
As Ukraine attempted a complex aerial attack on a Russian airbase in Crimea, Moscow resumed its bombardment of energy infrastructure.
Bizarre Iranian ‘Loitering SAM’ Shown To Russian Defense Minister
Iran has supplied what is only known as the 358 missile to proxies in Yemen and Iraq, but has never before acknowledged its existence.
Ukraine Situation Report: Kyiv Unleashes New Wave Of Cruise Missiles On Crimea
Storm Shadow and SCALP-EG cruise missiles were reportedly at the forefront of the latest wave of Ukrainian strikes against Crimea.
Claims Swirl Around ‘Sabotage Raid’ On Airbase Near Moscow
Chkalovsky Air Base, just outside Moscow, is home to various strategic air assets as well as the high-profile presidential transport fleet.
Sep 20, 2023
A-10 Pilot’s Compelling Case For Replacing Warthogs With Super Hornets
An A-10 Weapons Instructor lays out how buying F/A-18E/Fs fits the Air Force’s imperatives and keeps the A-10’s unique braintrust intact.
Decision To Give ATACMS To Ukraine Is About To Become Easier
With ATACMS’ replacement arriving very soon, one major argument against sending the ballistic missiles to Ukraine would lose its potency.
Let’s Talk About Russia’s New Long-Range Kh-BD Cruise Missile
The chief of Russia’s Long-Range Aviation says that the Tu-160 Blackjack is now carrying the advanced new long-range weapon.
“He Just Lost It In The Weather” – Audio From F-35 Crash Response Emerges
Video of the crash site and radio calls made shortly after the F-35 pilot ejected add new color to this developing story.
Azerbaijan Reignites Shooting War In Disputed Nagorno-Karabakh Region
Azerbaijan has launched a military campaign in the volatile Nagorno-Karabakh region, with fears that a new full-scale war could break out.
William Tell Air Combat Competition Crowns Its Winners
“This competition was the best thing I have done so far in my career,” an F-15 ground crewman told The War Zone as the contest wrapped up.
Special Ops C-130s Using Beaches As Runways Eyed For Pacific Fight
MC-130s operating from beaches could provide critical logistics in the Pacific where runways are few in number and under threat.
Ukraine Situation Report: M109 Paladins Are Proving Too Wily For Russian Gunners
With its ability to ‘shoot-and-scoot,’ Paladin self-propelled Howitzers are keeping enemies pinned down and surviving to fight another day.
F-35 Debris Found In Field After Frantic Search For Missing Jet
The ‘zombie’ F-35B has been missing since yesterday after its pilot ejected after experiencing a mishap and the jet flew on.