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The Air Force’s F-35 fleet in Alaska just doubled in size

The fleet of F-35A stealth fighters at Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska, doubling with the arrival of three jets on June 25. Another 48 F-35As are scheduled to arrive by December 2021, make Alaska the state with the highest concentration of combat-coded, fifth-generation fighter aircraft. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
The Air Force’s F-35 fleet in Alaska just doubled in size
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Watch 2 F-35s flex in ‘beast mode’ on a war mission in the Middle East

Two F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters recently flew missions in “beast mode” in support of US forces in Afghanistan. The fighters were each carrying a full loadout of external weapons, including six precision bombs and two air-to-air missiles. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Two F-35A Lightning II […]
Watch 2 F-35s flex in ‘beast mode’ on a war mission in the Middle East
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US fighters and bombers flew over the Persian Gulf in a warning to Iran

A US bomber task force deployed to the Middle East conducted its first deterrence patrol on Sunday, US Air Forces Central Command revealed. Responding to the threat of an Iranian attack on US interests, the US has deployed a carrier strike group, a bomber task force, an amphibious assault vessel, […]
US fighters and bombers flew over the Persian Gulf in a warning to Iran