An Air Force investigation says an F-16 pilot who died in a December crash in the Middle East didn’t realize he was descending until the last second before impact.
A Colorado community came together Sunday to remember a local hero who died while serving his country overseas.
An Air Force pilot from Colorado killed serving his country in the Middle East is being remembered in his hometown.
The crash of an F-16 jet near an unidentified air base in the Middle East has claimed the life of an Air Force captain from Colorado, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday.
Wes Welker apparently had a need for speed on his last free week before the start of training camp.
The commander of an F-16 fighter squadron at Buckley Air Force Base is getting a promotion and a new assignment.
A single-engine plane that entered a temporary no-fly zone in the Denver area has landed without incident after the military scrambled two F-16s to intercept it.
Colorado will probably avoid the worst of the defense budget cutbacks in the post-Iraq, post-Afghanistan era because of the bustling military space operations in Colorado Springs and the Denver area.