The Navy said the Chinese laser, which was not visible to the naked eye, was captured by a sensor onboard the P-8A.
This is China's first public comments on the Feb. 17 incident.
Just as mission planners thought it was out, the JSTARS was recently pulled back into the Middle East.
Those who served at Naval Air Station Barbers Point were surprised by the removal of the P-3 Orion monument.
The fiscal 2020 NDAA contains provisions to halt the retirement of an Air National Guard's RC-26 surveillance plane.
The Air Force just flew an unmanned aircraft for two days, demonstrating the drone's ability to take off and land by itself.
NATO and Boeing agreed Wednesday on a $1 billion contract to refurbish the military alliance’s aging fleet of AWACs.
The U.S. Air Force finds itself at a crossroads on what to do about its small aircraft fleets.
An E-6B Mercury, a nuclear command-and-control plane, hit the bird at Naval Air Station Patuxent River on Oct. 2.
The two test flights were part of a project to develop all-weather radar-imaging capability from the stratosphere.