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  1. tomahawk6

    P8s Fire Harpoon ASMs

    B52s launching hypersonic missiles might be better IMO.
  2. tomahawk6

    P8s Fire Harpoon ASMs

    Gives the Navy anotheropt www.navalnews.com
  3. tomahawk6

    Look at USN Museum

    Looking at the 7 acre facility was interesting. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/inside-look-at-the-u-s-navy-s-huge-warehouse-of-hidden-treasures-for-display-at-new-museum/vi-AAKzad7?ocid=msedgdhp
  4. tomahawk6

    FRance To SEll 12 Used RAfales

    Rafale competed against the Gripen and several F16 types.
  5. tomahawk6

    USAF Woes

    I suspect there will be A10 's in the Air Guard and USAFR along with some F16's.
  6. tomahawk6

    USAF Woes

    Budget cuts and sending jets to the boneyard. https://www.stripes.com/Branches/Air_Force/2021-05-28/Air-Force-seeks-to-cut-dozens-of-aircraft-invest-in-the-future-in-156.3-billion-spending-plan-1601273.html
  7. tomahawk6

    FRance To SEll 12 Used RAfales

    The sales is to Croatia for 1b Euros. More jet than what they need IMO. Better to spend the money on their ground forces. https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Croatia-to-buy-12-French-Rafale-fighters-for-1-2-16209905.php
  8. tomahawk6

    USAF Woes

    The results of the F15EX in alasKa this month are in. It seems the plane will need a role for optimum use. As a missile truck backing up the F35 might be one role. There are probably others. A follow on to the F22 is in the works but wont enter service until the 30's...
  9. tomahawk6

    USAF Woes

    The F15EX will replace F15's as needed. The F35 will be the hi mix with the F15EX as lo and throw in some F16's. With the DEm's in charge the USAF will have to makedo until they are out of office.
  10. tomahawk6

    Triton and Global Hawks To Japan

    This move may have more to do with typhoon season. https://www.stripes.com/news/pacific/navy-s-guam-based-triton-drones-to-join-air-force-global-hawks-in-japan-this-summer-1.673403
  11. tomahawk6

    US Army Hypersonic Missile

    With a range of over 1700 miles could target Chinese forces together with the USN version help for Taiwan isnt very far away. https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/40584/the-army-has-finally-revealed-the-range-its
  12. tomahawk6

    F15 Load Test

    Good idea to find out if the 15 can act like a bomb truck. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/us-air-force-loads-up-f-15e-fighter-jet-with-a-lot-of-cruise-missiles-to-see-if-it-could-be-used-like-a-bomber/ar-BB1gFnyw?ocid=msedgdhp
  13. tomahawk6

    US to test Iron Dome

    I suspect that commandoes are busy working Mossads hit list of HVT, namely commanders who oversee the rocket attacks. Not new just the israeli playbook.
  14. tomahawk6

    US to test Iron Dome

    Iron Dome at work https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/technology/iron-dome-video-showing-israel-s-defense-system-intercepting-rockets-goes-viral/vi-BB1gC6bJ?ocid=msedgdhp
  15. tomahawk6

    Airborne OP in Estonia

    The 3d BCT/82d and Bravo Company of the Para Reg dropped 70 miles from Russia sending Putin a strong message. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/a-4-600-mile-army-airborne-message-drop-to-russia/ar-BB1gByae?ocid=msedgdhp
  16. tomahawk6


    USAF was going to cut ROTC grads by several hundred. Now thats changed. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/air-force-reverses-decision-to-cut-hundreds-of-rotc-cadets-after-backlash/ar-BB1gycCG?ocid=msedgdhp
  17. tomahawk6

    F35 Fleet Grows

    None of our potential adversaries can compare to our F35 fleet. https://www.military.com/daily-news/2021/05/08/air-force-f-35-stealth-fighters-now-outnumber-its-f-15s-10s.html
  18. tomahawk6

    Airborne OP in Estonia

    Good exercise but not possible unless NATO has air superiority. https://www.stripes.com/news/europe/paratroopers-jump-into-estonia-during-complex-but-awesome-nighttime-drill-1.672721
  19. tomahawk6

    Chinese Bases Get Closer to Pearl

    If the balloon goes up the US will have its hands full in the Pacific and perhaps many other places as well. https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/40471/china-wants-to-revive-a-strategically-located-military-airfield-deep-in-pacific-report
  20. tomahawk6

    Drawdown in Astan Has Begun

    The Israeli's do area denial right.