Russian "Bear" bombers flew near Alaska under fighter escort for the second time in two days.
The U.S. Air Force refers to it as the "Jedi Transition," but almost everyone else refers to it as "Star Wars Canyon."
The operation was meant to thwart a buildup of munitions and forces that could threaten coalition fighters in the area.
The U.S. has proposed disclosing some of the top-secret details of its state-of-the-art F-35 Joint Strike Fighter to Japan.
Turkey's commitment to acquiring Russia's S-400 anti-air system is unacceptable, Air Force Lt. Gen. Tod Wolters said.
The service wants to make Joint Base Langley-Eustis the formal training unit base for its stealth fighter jets.
A government watchdog organization says that the Navy's F-35 Joint Strike Fighter isn't ready for combat.
Luke Air Force Base expects to receive two additional F-35A Joint Strike Fighters for its pilot training program with Turkey.
An F-16 jet would mean another Lockheed fighter, and the DoD wants to maintain a balance between the two large companies.
The last time the United States sold F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan was in 1992.