Archive for January 12th, 2018

Rafales to operate from USS George H.W. Bush

Posted in Navy on January 12th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

USNI News has learned from French officials that a contingent of French sailors and naval aviators will deploy aboard American carrier USS George H.W. Bush from April to May this year.

U.S. and French sailors refuel two French navy F1 Rafale aircraft assigned to the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during carrier qualification 140113-N-XL102-125
By MC2 Tyler Caswell [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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USAF’s first EA-18G pilot

Posted in Air Force, Navy on January 12th, 2018 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Mountain Home Air Force Base announced today that 1st Lt. Kevin Martin has completed his transition to the Boeing EA-18G. Making him the first in the U.S. Air Force to do so.

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Photo: USAF
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