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16th Air Force established as cyberwarfare unit

Lt. Gen. Timothy Haugh R, assumes command of Sixteenth Air Force from Gen. Mike Holmes, Air Combat Command commander, L, in a ceremony at Joint Base San...

Expeditionary sea base USNS Miguel Keith completes acceptance trials

Oct. 16 (UPI) — The Expeditionary Sea Base ship, USNS Miguel Keith, successfully completed its acceptance trials off the California coast, the U.S. Navy announced....

BAE Systems to manage open source data for U.S. Army in $437M contract

Oct. 16 (UPI) — BAE Systems will provide intelligence support to the U.S. Army in a $437 million task order, the company announced. BAE Systems will deliver open...

U.S. Army has no plans to purchase more Iron Dome systems

Oct. 16 (UPI) — The U.S. Army does not intend to purchase additional Israeli-made Iron Dome missile defense systems, but may have to, the officer leading a missile...

Air Force F-35 squadrons improve readiness capability amid deployments

Oct. 15 (UPI) — A concentration on mission readiness has improved the capabilities of F-35 Lightning II fighter planes and pilots, the U.S. Air Force said Tuesday....

U.S. Army to deploy hypersonic missiles by 2023

Oct. 15 (UPI) — Deployment of a long-range hypersonic weapon system by the U.S. Army is expected by 2023, the Association of the United States Army was told at its...

U.S. Navy destroyer USS Porter in Black Sea, stops for port call in Ukraine

Oct. 14 (UPI) — The U.S. Navy’s guided missile destroyer USS Porter arrived in Odessa, Ukraine as a part of the 6th Fleet’s Black Sea operations. Its...

Singapore air force celebrates 10 years of training at Idaho air base

Oct. 14 (UPI) — The Republic of Singapore Air Force, with fighter planes but little space for an airbase, celebrated its 10th year of training operations in Idaho....

U.S. Space Command general briefs NATO committee to affirm deterrence mission

Oct. 14 (UPI) — The NATO Military Committee’s meeting in Brussels on Monday called for a commitment to defense and deterrence in space. U.S. Air Force Lt....

Royal Singapore Air Force celebrates 10 years of training at Idaho air base

Oct. 14 (UPI) — The Royal Singapore Air Force, with fighter planes but little space for an airbase, celebrated its 10th year of training operations in Idaho. A...

White House plan to leave Open Skies Treaty criticized by Congressional Democrats

Oct. 9 (UPI) — Democrats in Congress expressed concern that the United States will withdraw from the 1992 Open Skies Treaty, which allows mutual unarmed...

Air Force reactivates squadron for B-21 bomber testing

Oct. 10 (UPI) — The U.S. Air Force reactivated its 420th Flight Test Squadron at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., to plan and analyze flight and ground testing of...