"[Do I] have reservations about sending Marines or service members to other countries [like] Saudi Arabia? No, not at all."
Navy H-60 Sea Hawk pilots in helicopter sea combat and maritime strike squadrons will see their flight hours cut by 25%.
The military's aviation training ranges are leaving pilots operating in the Asia-Pacific ill-prepared, a DoD probe found.
Currently, the Air Force faces a shortage of roughly 2,000 pilots overall.
In some instances, students could take their virtual reality simulators to their living quarters to practice.
Pentagon officials called Thursday for more funding to boost flying hours and improve maintenance.
Laughlin Air Force Base has temporarily suspended all flying operations through the weekend following Monday's T-38 Talon...
The aircraft went down 5 minutes and 26 seconds after the propulsion system malfunctioned.
The Air Force has lifted its operational pause for T-6s after a number of pilots experienced unexplained physiological events...
The Air Force is set to award a contract for its T-X trainer, and should get a funding boost in 2019.