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US launches strikes on Syrian prison captured by ISIS
U.S. forces spent the weekend reinforcing an ongoing battle to recapture a prison in northern Syria that was attacked by Islamic State group fighters.
The difference between Air Force and Navy pilots in one short video
"One is gentle and graceful, and the other is a full-send yeet."
An Air Force F-16 just fired off a pair of swarming munitions for the first time
The age of air-launched munitions which can work together to identify, locate, and take out targets is officially upon us.
We salute this Texas F-16 squadron for marking their 75th anniversary with an epic paint job
Everything is bigger in Texas — including, it seems, F-16 paint jobs
F-16 crashes during training flight near Holloman Air Force Base
An F-16 Fighting Falcon crashed during a training flight near Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico on Tuesday, Air Force officials announced
Dashcam video captures the moment a pilot ejected before his F-16 fighter jet slammed into a California warehouse
The pilot had reported hydraulic problems with the single-engine F-16 Fighting Falcon before bailing
An F-16 Fighting Falcon fought a hawk and won
Breathe easy, red-blooded Americans: that's no bald eagle.
The Air Force’s first female demo team commander was relieved after just 2 weeks
The first female commander of the U.S. Air Force's Viper demonstration team has been relieved of command after only a couple of weeks on the job.
Air Force Thunderbirds Pilot Pulled Nearly 9G’s Before Blacking Out In Fatal Crash
An Air Force pilot with the Thunderbirds flight demonstration team was killed in an April 4 crash after he lost...
Air Force, Marine Corps Mourn 5 Service Members Killed In Recent Air Crashes
The Air Force and Marine Corps have identified the five service members killed in separate aircraft crashes on April 3...
The Air Force Is Sending More Fighter Jets And Tankers To Afghanistan
Editor’s Note: This article by Oriana Pawlyk originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran community....
Why Russia And China Still Fear The F-16 Fighting Falcon
The F-16 Fighting Falcon bears an unusual distinctions: it is one of the only top jet fighters in the world...
Air Force Thunderbirds F-16 Crashes At Air Show In Ohio
This is developing news. Task & Purpose staff will update as more information becomes available. A two-seat F-16 belonging to...
What It’s Like When An F-16 Fighter Crashes In Your Neighborhood
On Wednesday morning, an Air National Guard F-16C Fighting Falcon fighter jet crashed 12 miles south of Washington, D.C., during...
Remains Returned Home For F-16 Pilot Killed Protecting Ground Troops In Iraq In 2006
In the small world that is the Air Force, events that happen around the globe often have a local connection....
UNSUNG HEROES: The Pilot Who Stopped An Ambush On A Special Operations Team
From the cockpit of his F-16 Fighting Falcon, Capt. John Caldwell could see the flashes of mortar fire in the...