US Air Force fighter jets will have laser weapons by 2030

A new request by the Air Force Research Lab reveals that the USAF is planning to have laser weapons built in the next generation of fighters by 2030, the US Naval Institute reports. The new jet fighters will be equipped with both defensive and offensive lasers. I'm glad we're getting ready for the incoming alien… » 11/22/13 11:03am 11/22/13 11:03am

First Pictures of the Next Generation of Jet Fighters

New pictures just popped up at the AirVenture symposium showing off two pics of what the Air Force hopes will eventually wage air war in the years to come. » 7/30/11 1:30pm 7/30/11 1:30pm