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U-2S taxis past E-3 Sentry on 24 April 2010. USAF photo by MSgt Scott Sturkol.

U-2S taxis past E-3 Sentry on 24 April 2010. USAF photo by MSgt Scott Sturkol.

The U-2 Dragon Lady reached a milestone in its 61 years of USAF service on 31 August! Click here to read the press release. The service plans to retire the U-2 fleet in 2019.

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WW2 WASP’s ashes buried in Arlington Cemetery. Click this link to read the story. 

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Sopwith replica flying off grass aerodrome at NMUSAF.
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Above: Live First World War drama is coming to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force at WPAFB (near Dayton), Ohio. Click here to access the NMUSAF press release.

USAF T-38 Talon aircraft from 560th Flying Training Squadron, Randolph AFB, TX. Photo: SSGT Jeffrey Allen USAF - U.S. Defenseimagery.mil photo no. 011113-F-2171A-020 DF-SD-03-05096

USAF T-38 Talon aircraft from 560th Flying Training Squadron, Randolph AFB, TX. Photo: SSGT Jeffrey Allen USAF – U.S. Defenseimagery.mil photo no. 011113-F-2171A-020 DF-SD-03-05096

Above: Tired wings. ​USAF Materiel Command at WPAFB, Ohio, plans to replace the wings on the service’s highly successful, 1960s-vintage T-38 supersonic trainers. The pending purchase will be for up to two dozen wings per year. Click this link to read the Materiel Command  synopsis.

QF-4 Phantom before the final unmanned mission at on 17 Aug 2016 at Holloman AFB NM . USAF photo by A1C Randahl J Jenson​

QF-4 Phantom before the final unmanned mission on 17 Aug 2016 at Holloman AFB, NM. USAF photo by A1C Randahl J. Jenson​

Bomber Command Museum of Canada celebrates 30 years!

Introducing Vulcan TV:  TCJ2017 Aviation (Below)

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Handley Page Halifax Recovery News.

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CTV News Calgary: Reconstructing a Halifax in Nanton?

RCAF/RAF Americans will finally be recognized!

Nanton Museum

BCMC's Fleet Fawn and T-33. Photo: John Stemple

BCMC’s Fleet Fawn and T-33. Photo: John Stemple

Save Handley-Page Halifax HR871 literally from “the sands of time.”

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 RCAF Floridians plaque at RCL post 144 - photo by Ian Darling 11 January 2016

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