Latest "pacific" stories
B-2 Spirits arrive in Australia for Bomber Task Force rotation
U.S. airmen have integrated with their Australian counterparts in every specialty — aviation, fuels, logistics, maintenance and more.
By Ryan White
US documents solve mystery of war criminal Tojo’s remains
It was a tension-filled, highly secretive mission.
New ‘lead wing’ deployment plan for combat aircraft is being tested, refined
The Air Force is working on a major overhaul of how it deploys fighter jets and other combat planes overseas.
Air Force to focus 2022 construction funds on Europe, Pacific and nukes
The Air Force plans to funnel next year’s military construction dollars toward bolstering its facilities across Europe and the Indo-Pacific, as well as preparing to bring on a new generation of nuclear weapons, officials told lawmakers Tuesday.
China’s Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic, says a top US general
U.S. military commanders around the globe caution that China's growing assertiveness isn't simply happening in Asia.
By Lolita C. Baldor, The Associated Press