A pair of U.S. Air Force stealth fighter jets intercepted two Russian attack jets in Syria, an area off-limits to Russian jets based on a long-standing mutual agreement, a U.S. defense official told Fox News on Thursday.
Scott Air Force Base officials say a commander who was ousted from his job this week is being investigated for sexual misconduct.
The Air Force has fired the leader of the Thunderbirds flight demonstration team that experienced a crash at an Ohio airshow.
The Air Force grounded T-6A Texan II flying operations Nov. 15 after pilots reported oxygen problems — the fourth incident since Nov. 1.
The Air Force announced Wednesday it had relieved the commander of the service’s flight demonstration team following two crashes the past year and a half.
Even before the Navy cargo plane crash Wednesday, the number of US troops killed in plane crashes had skyrocketed in the past year along with the total number of crashes overall compared to this point a year ago, a Fox News investigation has uncovered.
One U.S. Air Force pilot is dead and another injured after a T-38 Talon crashed in Texas Monday.
Amid rising nuclear tensions with North Korea and concern over the potential for war, the top U.S. nuclear commander said on Saturday that he would resist President Donald Trump if he ordered an “illegal” launch of nuclear weapons.
Here’s a question rarely raised before Donald Trump ran for the White House: If the president ordered a pre-emptive nuclear strike, could anyone stop him?
A fighter jet at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada is now considered a work of art in tribute to the 58 victims who died in the Las Vegas shooting on Oct. 1.
A woman who worked with Devin Patrick Kelley, the shooter in last week’s Texas church massacre, has described him as “a dude on the edge” and as someone who “scared me at the time.”
The Air Force’s pilot shortage continues to get worse as the armed services branch is now about 2,000 below their target number.
The Air Force’s top civilian official acknowledged Thursday that the domestic abuse charges for which Texas church massacre gunman Devin Patrick Kelley was court-martialed in 2012 “should have been reported” to the FBI.
A 15-person team from the nonprofit Fallen American Veterans Foundation (FAVF) with the Defense Department, the Coast Guard, and Google Earth is preparing to embark on the search and recovery of U.S. service personnel missing in action during WWII in some of the most inhospitable parts of the planet.
A racist message posted outside an Air Force Academy dorm in September was written by one of the alleged victims, the school confirmed Tuesday, casting blaring initial coverage of the incident — which lauded the school superintendent’s forceful reaction in an apparent bid to ding President Trump — in a new light.
The Air Force’s failure to report Texas church shooter Devin Kelley’s domestic violence conviction to the FBI — a misstep that left the door open for Kelley to buy weapons — is a systemic issue in its criminal investigations unit, according to a 2015 Pentagon analysis and a former Air Force agent who spoke to Fox News.
The Latest on the Pentagon’s responsibility to provide military criminal history information to the FBI (all times local): 2:20 p.m. Texas’ senior senator says he wants to ensure the military complies with the law on background checks after the Air Force failed to submit the criminal history to the FBI of the gunman who killed 26 at a Texas church.
The gunman who slaughtered 26 people at a Texas church was able to buy weapons because the Air Force failed to report his domestic violence conviction to the federal database that is used to conduct background checks on would-be gun purchasers, authorities said.
The U.S. Air Force didn’t report Texas church shooter Devin Kelley’s domestic violence conviction to the FBI — even though it was required by the Pentagon — leaving the door open for Kelley to buy weapons, officials said on Monday.
A two-decade-old federal law is supposed to prevent people with a history of domestic violence from buying or owning a firearm.
Trump administration officials say the Air Force didn’t submit the accused Texas church shooter’s criminal history to the FBI, as required by Pentagon rules.
Shocked former classmates who attended middle and high school with Texas church gunman Devin Patrick Kelley described him Monday as being heavily medicated and someone who kept to himself — despite a deluge of posts on his apparent Facebook profile about weapons and Atheism.
Two B-1B bombers flew near the Korean peninsula on Thursday as part of a previously scheduled operation, the U.S. Air Force confirmed.
A B-2 stealth bomber equipped with nuclear strike capabilities flew over undisclosed parts of the Asia Pacific region over the weekend ahead of President Donald Trump’s highly-anticipated visit to Japan and South Korea.