What are the U.S. Air Force’s true programmatic priorities in 2018 and 2019? The Aerospace Security Project took a look at the budget to find out what the Air Force is really investing in.
There’s never been a war in the space domain, but some believe it won’t be that way forever. For 60 years, space has been the exception: the one domain that has remained free from the scars of war. By better understanding the dynamics of the second space age, we may be able to keep it that way.
There aren’t enough rules governing military behavior in the upper atmosphere.
While the use of drones in West Africa is an operational tool, Alice Hunt Friend contends that they will make the U.S. counterterrorism efforts harder to acquire.
In this episode of The CSIS Podcast, Todd Harrison and Tom Karako discuss the future of U.S. missile defense after North Korea tested its longest-range missile yet, the Hwasong-15.
A brief overview of the helicopters currently in the inventory of the U.S. Air Force, including airframe specs, fiscal data, and mission characteristics.
A brief overview of the Fighter/Attack aircraft currently in the inventory of the U.S. Air Force, including airframe specs, fiscal data, and mission characteristics.
What’s the difference between a Wing, Gorup, and Squadron? Learn more about the organization of the U.S. Air Force from one of CSIS’ Military Fellows, Jesse Friedel.
Stealth capabilities have significantly impacted the way in which the U.S. Military operates. This 101 feature explores the fundamentals of stealth as a strategic capability for any military.
What bomber aircraft does the United States Air Force have in its arsenal and what are their capabilities?