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Watch from the cockpit as an F-22 pilot performs 10 death-defying aerial maneuvers in under three minutes — thanks to the magic of timelapse video.
The arrival of these fifth-generation stealth fighters comes as US troops, equipment, and military assets are being deployed to deter Iran.
With a range of between 1,500 and 2,000 nautical miles, the Valkyrie far outranges US stealth fighters or fighters of any kind.
US stealth jets train for high-end combat in the Pacific, as a furious China flaunts ‘carrier killer’ missiles
F-22 fighters and B-2 bombers are the US's most high-end platforms, designed to work as "door kickers," or the opening punch in a war.
The jet with Russia's "digital shark" paint scheme will soon simulate air combat against US fighters like F-15s, F-22s, and F-35s.
Today's F-22s, J-20s, Su-35s, and other highly maneuverable jets give the guns an "extremely limited use" in combat, a former Marine said.
Air Force F-22s and B-2 bombers are prowling the Pacific to send a message — and the photos are stunning
As China builds up its anti-access capabilities, the US has two of its most powerful penetration aircraft training in the Pacific.
Russia's Sukhoi fighter/bombers have enviable maneuverability and serious dogfighting capability, but only the US and China have produced true stealth fighters.
Lockheed engineers will determine the fate of the F-22s ravaged by Hurricane Michael at Tyndall Air Base
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said of the F-22s left at Tyndall Air Base: "I’m not ready to say it can all be fixed, but our initial review was perhaps more positive than I anticipated ... in light of the amount of damage."
Even if all F-35s and F-22s turn out fine, the loss to Tyndall Air Force Base, where stealth fighter training takes place, represents a huge setback to US air dominance on par with losing a big battle.