Underwater Search Resumes for AirAsia Flight

The underwater search efforts for the missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501 resume today after encountering difficulties ...

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USS Sampson Supports Search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501

USS Sampson (DDG 102) is supporting the ongoing Indonesian-led search and recovery operations for the downed ...

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USS Sampson to Search for Air Asia Flight QZ8501

At the request of the Government of Indonesia and as directed by U.S. Pacific Command, U.S. Pacific Fleet has ...

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AP-3C Orion Searches for Missing Flight QZ8501

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) has deployed a Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) AP-3C Orion Maritime Patrol ...

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USS John C. Stennis Gets Flight Deck Certification

Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 successfully completed ...

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NASA Completes First Orion Program Test Flight

The Lockheed Martin-built Orion Crew Module descends to the Pacific Ocean under its three main parachutes as part ...

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USS John Paul Jones Scores Historic Flight Test Mission

Sailors aboard guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53) in partnership with U.S. Pacific Command and ...

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F-35C Carries Out Night Flight Ops

The F-35C Lightning II carrier variant Joint Strike Fighter conducted its first carrier-based night flight ...

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Image of the Day: Night Flight Ops aboard USS Carl Vinson

Sailors recover an aircraft during night flight operations on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier ...

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Image of the Day: Flight Deck Sprinklers On!

Taking an unusual shower aboard an aircraft carrier sometimes seems to be just a part of the job in the US Navy. ...

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Image of the Day: Scrubbing the Flight Deck

Sailors scrub after testing the aqueous film forming foam system on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft ...

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US Navy’s Second Triton UAS Ends Flight Tests

The U.S. Navy’s second MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has successfully completed its first ...

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F-35 Lightning Fleet Resumes Flight

Airworthiness authorities for the Navy and the Air Force approved the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter fleet ...

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UK Navy’s ScanEagle Takes Flight from HMS Somerset

Just 7 months after the UK Ministry of Defence ordered the system from Boeing Defence UK, footage released ...

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P-3C Orion Crew Reach Milestone of 3,000 Flight Hours

On Wednesday 4 June, a flight operator of the Djiboutian based German Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft ...

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Northrop Grumman, US Navy Conduct Helicopter Flight Tests

Northrop Grumman Corporation and the U.S. Navy successfully flew the unmanned MQ-8B Fire Scout simultaneously with ...

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USS Nimitz Heads for Routine Flight Deck Certification

USS Nimitz Heads for Routine Flight Deck Certification

The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) got underway April 28 for the first time since returning from a nine-month ...

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USA: Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Passes 15K ...

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Passes 15K Flight Hours

The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II fleet recently surpassed 15,000 flight hours, marking a major milestone for ...

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EUNAVFOR’s P-3C Orion Clocks Up 3,000 Flight Hours

On Sunday 6 April the German commander of the EU Naval Force Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft (MPRA) ...

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ADV Ocean Shield Searches for Missing Flight MH 370

ADV Ocean Shield Searches for Missing Flight MH 370

Australian Defence Vessel (ADV) Ocean Shield deployed its towed pinger locator (TPL) for the first time on the ...

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Nine Ships Tasked to Search for Flight MH370 Traces

Up to ten planes and nine ships will assist in today’s search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. ...

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