The detachment of F-35As from the 388th Fighter Wing in the UK at RAF Lakenheath have repeated the missions flown by F-22 Raptors last year and flown low level training flights in Wales. Video courtesy of Neil B/youtube
August 2017The August 2017 issue of Combat Aircraft presents a series of features to mark the 70th anniversary of the USAF. <br><br>Our lead feature showcases the 114th Fighter Wing South Dakota ANG, with exclusive images. <br><br>Our cover story relates to the B-1B Lancer and a story on the 28th Bomb Squadron schoolhouse and a feature covering deployed operations in Guam.<br><br>We also look at the display debut of the F-35A in Paris, an air power rundown of the USAF fighter community and a look back at F-117s in Operation ‘Desert Storm’ and F-105 Thunderchiefs in Vietnam.<br><br><b>PLUS</b> That Syrian shootdown by a US Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet.