The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-07-24

KC-135 Stratotankers make US partner of choice for aerial refueling

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-06-20

US Army: robust, adaptive force addresses global challenges

The US Army's complex but coherent system poises it to meet diverse needs both at home and around the world.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-06-15

China's dependence on Suez Canal presents vulnerability

Beijing's economic links to the West depend heavily on the Suez Canal, a key maritime route through which about 60% of Chinese trade with Europe typically transits.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-06-10

US forces, allies maintain watch in Strait of Hormuz

China's energy and economic security rides on the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf nations. The key waterway plays a strategic role in any potential conflict between the United States and China.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-05-22

Faltering shipbuilding sector undercuts Moscow's Middle East ambitions

Run-down shipyards, a shortage of qualified personnel, outdated technology, corruption and increasingly harsh sanctions make Russia a dubious partner of choice in the region.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-05-10

M-SHORAD capabilities outstrip Russia's Pantsir system

The Maneuver Short Range Air Defense system provides continuous, all-terrain defense to forces on the battlefield, eclipsing the Russian Pantsir which has a spotty track record.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-05-06

Test launch of US Air Force hypersonic missile paves way for new capabilities

Today's new hypersonic missiles, which travel between 5 and 25 times the speed of sound, have the ability to undertake evasive maneuvers to overcome defenses.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-05-03

US military stands ready to combat biological threats

The US Department of Defense is implementing reforms and early warning systems to better combat future biothreats.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-04-10

B-1B Lancer outstrips Russia's Tu-160 Blackjack in versatility

While the Tu-160 was designed to be a stand-off weapons delivery platform, the B-1B Lancer can penetrate air defenses and deliver low-level strikes with a wide range of weapons.

The KC-135 Stratotanker is ready to refuel from anywhere and extend the range and endurance of US and allied aircraft.

Capabilities Analysis 2024-03-22

Ukraine invasion reveals 'kill chain' deficiencies for Russia, Iran air power

Success in modern warfare relies on a military's ability to take decisive combat action, a deficiency that plagues Russian aircraft -- and by extension, likely Iranian aircraft too.