Holloman Air Force Base

Feds Ban Drones Over Coast Guard Facilities, Prisons

Federal officials are banning drone flights over 30 federal prisons and Coast Guard facilities around the country.<p>The Federal Aviation Administration …

Coast Guard

US Navy identifies pilot killed in Holloman Air Force Base plane crash

<b>(CNN) —</b> The U.S. Navy announced late Saturday evening the death of a pilot who died in a plane crash during a training flight on Friday at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico.<p>Lt. Christopher Carey Short, from Canandaigua, New York, died June 22 when the A-29 aircraft he was piloting crashed while …

Military

Navy Identifies Pilot Killed In Latest Military Aviation Accident

11:31 AM 06/24/2018<p>The U.S. Navy has identified the military pilot killed when his A-29 Super Tucano light-attack aircraft crashed Friday.<p>One of two …

Conservative View

Pentagon identifies Navy pilot killed in New Mexico crash

A Navy pilot who was killed in an A-29 aircraft crash in New Mexico on Friday has been identified as Lt. Christopher Carey Short of Canandaigua, …

New Mexico

UPDATED: Navy Identifies Pilot Killed During New Mexico Test Flight

An Embraer EMB 314 Super Tucano A-29 experimental aircraft flies over White Sands Missile Range in 2017. US Air Force Photo<i>This post has been updated</i> …

Military

Navy identifies pilot killed in A-29 Super Tucano crash at White Sands

One of two aircrew on an A-29 Super Tucano light-attack aircraft died when the plane crashed at Red Rio Bombing Range in New Mexico Friday morning, …

Military

US Navy identifies pilot killed in plane crash

The U.S. Navy has named the pilot killed in a plane crash near Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., on Friday.<p>Lt. Christopher Carey Short, from …

Military

Navy pilot dies in 'mishap' at New Mexico base

A pilot "involved in a mishap" at Holloman Air Force Base in Mexico died on Friday, the Navy said.<p>Lt. Christopher Carey Short, from Canandaigua, New …

New Mexico

U.S. Navy Identifies Casualty

The U.S. Navy announced June 23 the death of a Navy pilot who was involved in a mishap at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico.

Military

Navy identifies pilot who died in crash at New Mexico Air Force Base

The U.S. Navy identified a pilot who died while performing a mission at an airbase in New Mexico on Friday.

Military

Navy identifies pilot who died in A-29 Super Tucano crash in New Mexico

The Navy announced that one of its pilots died when the A-29 Super Tucano he was flying crashed Friday at a bombing range in New Mexico.<p>Lt. …

Military

Manned aircraft crashes near Holloman Air Force Base

An A-29 Super Tucano aircraft crashed near Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico on Friday, according to the base.<p>The crash occurred around 11:30 …

Military

Aircraft Crashes At Holloman Air Force Base

9:46 PM 06/22/2018<p>An aircraft crashed at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico on Friday, military officials say.<p>The base confirmed that a manned …

Conservative View

Aircraft crashes at bombing range near Holloman; condition of pilots unknown

A manned aircraft from the 49th Wing at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico crashed shortly before noon on Friday.<p>The condition of the pilots is …

New Mexico

Holloman Air Force Base selected to house refugee children

HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE — Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, at the request of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), has directed …

Immigration

AF Expands Parental Leave Policy

The Air Force canceled the remaining flying portions of its light attack experiment at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico.<p>Like the Marine Corps, the …

Military

Trump administration considers holding immigrant children on military installations

Department of Health and Human Services officials will visit four military installations in Texas and Arkansas in the next two weeks to evaluate …

Immigration

It's been 10 years since the F-117 Nighthawk retired — but some continue to fly

On Apr. 22, the U.S. Air Force posted an interesting article on their website titled "Remembering the F-117 Nighthawk". The story commemorates the 10th anniversary of the retirement of the "Black Jet", the world's first and most famous operational stealth combat jet, that took place at Palmdale, …

Stealth Aircraft

It’s Been 10 Years Since The F-117 Nighthawk Retired (At Least, Officially…)

The last F-117 Black Jets officially retired from active service on Apr. 22, 2008. But some Nighthawks have continued to fly. On Apr. 22, the U.S. …

Aviation

Aero-News: Quote of the Day (04.16.18)

“We are delighted to announce we’ll be opening our doors to the public this spring to showcase Holloman’s missions and capabilities. We invite you to …

Military

New Mexico to consider approval for $2B transmission project

Developers of a $2 billion project that will serve as a path to get renewable energy from New Mexico and Arizona to large markets in the American …

Business

Fire Season 2018: Hotter, faster fires expected this year

A National Forest Service crew member treks through the haze during a September 2015 prescribed burn in the Santa Fe watershed. (Eddie …

Weather

USAF Says It Could Speed Up Buying Light Attack Aircraft, But Doesn't Have an Actual Plan

Senior officials explain ways they could begin buying the planes before 2020, but still have yet to firm up any actual requirements.<p>USAF<p>As the U.S. …

Military

Learjet And Airbus Had Strange Encounter With Mysterious Craft Over Arizona

The FAA recording between air traffic controllers and the aircraft involved in the incident is bizarre to say the least.<p>Gallo Images—Getty …

Military

10 Paranormal Investigations And Encounters In Africa

For centuries, Africa was uncharted by European explorers. The continent was full of myth and mystery, the place where legendary creatures might …

Paranormal

The Air Force is rolling out the 2nd phase of its 'light attack experiment' — and there are 2 contenders left

The Air Force has selected two aircraft in its "light attack experiment" to undergo more demonstration fly-offs, among other exercises, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona.<p>The service intends to test the Textron Aviation AT-6 Wolverine and the Sierra Nevada/Embraer A-29 Super Tucano from May …

Military

Here’s how a Boeing takeover of Embraer could play out

WASHINGTON — Boeing is engaged in talks with Embraer over acquiring the Brazilian aerospace firm, the companies confirmed Thursday.<p>If allowed to …

Aerospace

Amid concerns about reporting criminal activity, Air Force secretary lays out way to address 'systemic problem'

The secretary of the Air Force appeared before Congress today amid continued concerns that U.S. military services are not adequately reporting …

Corruption

Report: Air Force made the Devin Kelley mistake ‘dozens’ of times

Earlier this month, gunman Devin Kelley killed 26 people at a church in Texas with a firearm he was not supposed to be able to purchase. The Air …

Conservative View

Relatives of family killed in Texas massacre file claim against Air Force

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Texas family that lost eight members, including a woman who was pregnant, in a mass church shooting has filed a wrongful death claim against the US military, asserting the Air Force's negligence helped the gunman acquire his weapons.<p>Joe and Claryce Holcombe allege in their claim that the …

Justice