More Air Force Articles

  • Plane with unresponsive pilot crashes off Jamaica

    KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Shadowed by two U.S. fighter jets, a small plane with its windows frosted and its pilot slumped over flew a ghostly 1,700-mile journey down the Atlantic Coast and beyond Friday before finally crashing in the waters off Jamaica. Earlier, the plane's pilot had indicated...

  • U.S. trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Fearing a Russian invasion and occupation of Alaska, the U.S. government in the early Cold War years recruited and trained fishermen, bush pilots, trappers and other private citizens across Alaska for a covert network to feed wartime intelligence to the military, newly...

  • Obama's spending cuts put a squeeze on developing new military technology

    The Air Force, Navy and Army all face the same problem. You can't do more with less: you can only do less with less.

From the Weekly Standard