Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Lockheed Martin Share Behind-The-Scenes Video Of Darkstar Hypersonic Aircraft Mockup

Lockheed Martin Share Behind-The-Scenes Video Of Darkstar Hypersonic Aircraft Mockup

Maverick and Hondo perform pre-flight checks on the Darkstar mockup. (Photo: Lockheed Martin) Skunk Works division of Lockheed Martin shares details about the creation of the Darkstar hypersonic aircraft featured in the film. The involvement of Skunk Works in the project had already been confirmed by the CEO of Lockheed Martin, James …

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Here’s the Private Jet That Filmed ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Dogfighting Scenes

Here's the Private Jet That Filmed 'Top Gun: Maverick' Dogfighting Scenes

The special outfitted Embraer Phenom 300E camera ship used to film Top Gun: Maverick – Credits: Embraer Top Gun: Maverick is loaded with IMAX-worthy high-speed footage of fighter jets dogfighting, dodging missiles, chasing through canyons, and zooming over snow-capped mountaintops. The movie’s action-packed aerial cinematography was filmed by a Melbourne-manufactured …

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U.S. Plans To Sell Ukraine MQ-1C Gray Eagle Drones Armed With AGM-114 Hellfire missiles

U.S. Blocks MQ-1C Gray Eagle Drone to Ukraine

Soldiers from Company E, 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade perform pre-flight checks on the MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned aerial system before the Mass Fire Mission on Fort Stewart on March 1. (Photo by Sgt. William Begley, 3rd CAB Public Affairs) According to an exclusive Reuters report, the Biden administration plans to sell …

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U.S. Air Force Next-gen Fighter Jet Will Have Onboard Software Updates Capability

U.S. Air Force Next-gen Fighter Jet Will Have Onboard Software Updates Capability

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown told reporters during an April 12 roundtable that the U.S. Air Force’s next-generation fighter jet will feature a brand-new capability no existing fighter has: the ability to quickly change the onboard software that drives the plane’s hardware. That means Next-Generation Air Dominance’s …

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