F-35C Makes First Carrier Landing

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) transits the Straits of Hormuz

An F-35C fighter jet conducted its first arrested landing on USS Nimitz aircraft carrier Tuesday, a landmark moment for the Navy’s Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), which had encountered many set-backs during development.

Raw Navy Footage Of U.S. Airstrikes On Syria

The Navy released raw footage of its first U.S. airstrikes on ISIL targets in Syria, which began Tuesday morning. Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby announced that the new offensive included fighter, bomber and Tomahawk Land Attack missiles. The U.S. Defense Department also confirmed that Arab coalition partners Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and the United Arab Emirates were …