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Feb 27, 2019
Yes, India And Pakistan Could End The World As We Know It Through A Nuclear ExchangeEven a relatively small regional nuclear war could trigger world-wide climatic changes, commonly called "Nuclear Winter," and other terrible effects.
Feb 20, 2019
Israel Turns Ballistic Missile Surrogate Into Air Launched Bunker-Busting MissileThe fast-flying weapon can hit regular targets above and hardened below ground and do so even if its GPS is jammed.
Feb 12, 2019
Let's Talk About The U.K.'s Sudden Move To Field A Drone Swarm SquadronThe new unit is yet another sign that high-end networked drones are going to begin taking on the toughest air combat missions.
Jan 17, 2019
Political Flight Fight: Trump Yanks Pelosi's Plane In Tit For Tat Move As Melania Jets To Florida (Updated)Members of her delegation were on a bus headed to the airport when they found out their flight was canceled indefinitely by the Commander In Chief.
Jan 15, 2019
Mystery Pirate Patch-Wearing Special Operator Jumped In To Help Kenyans During Hotel AttackImages of the individual show them with weapons, gear, and other items associated with American or British special operations forces.
Jan 8, 2019
The Mysterious Saga Of America’s Hunt For A Stealth Special Operations Transport, Part 2The requirement for this type of aircraft has only become more pressing in the new Millennium, which begs the question, where are the planes?
Jan 7, 2019
The Mysterious Saga Of America’s Hunt For A Stealth Special Operations Transport, Part 1A labyrinth of programs and initiatives spanning nearly four decades was born out of a disastrous attempt to rescue U.S. hostages in Tehran.
Jan 4, 2019
This Is What Color Night Vision Looks Like And It Stands To Be A Game ChangerThe stereotypical green-tinged view one gets from existing night vision optics may soon be a thing of the past.
Dec 21, 2018
They're Back! Drones Briefly Bring Reopened Gatwick Airport To A Grinding Halt AgainAuthorities say they have faith in military counter-drone systems now in place at the airport, but the perpetrators clearly remain at large.
Dec 20, 2018
Joint Threat Emitters Train Pilots How To Defeat Enemy Air Defenses And The USAF Wants MoreThese training aides mimic enemy SAMs and AAA and add realism to drills. Allies, especially F-35 operators, are likely to follow the USAF's lead.
Dec 12, 2018
A West Virginia Air Guard C-130H Was Responsible For Massive Chaff Cloud Over MidwestThe crew released all of the chaff cartridges on board as they returned to base from a training exercise on the West Coast as a safety precaution.
Dec 11, 2018
Huge Chaff Cloud That Lit Up Radars As It Drifted Across The Midwest Remains A MysteryThe plume was unusually persistent, showing up on weather radar for more than 10 hours and no branch of the military has claimed responsibility.
Dec 4, 2018
Lockheed And Airbus Join Forces To Disrupt U.S. Aerial Refueling Marketplace And MoreThe team plans to pitch the A330-based tanker's services to the Pentagon and jointly develop all new tanker concepts.
Nov 17, 2018
The U.S. Sold This Unique Stealth Drone Called 'Scarab' To Egypt In The 1980sThe Egyptians never even unboxed most of the unmanned aircraft, which were state-of-the-art for their time, but they may still be flying some of them.
Nov 2, 2018
China's Biggest Airshow Offers More Evidence Of Beijing's Stealth Drone FocusChina is investing heavily in penetrating unmanned aircraft with a possible eye toward developing a drone that will fly from one its future carriers.
Oct 25, 2018
Navy's Next Gen Jammer Is Three Pods, Not One, And Competition For One Of Them Just Heated UpWith Raytheon out of the running for one pod, Northrop Grumman and L3 are vying to be a major part of the Navy's future electronic warfare ecosystem.
Aug 31, 2018
Lockheed Pitching U.S. Air Force On F-22-F-35 Hybrid Fighter Intended For JapanThere is an increasing possibility that the United States and Japan may join forces on the project, which could offer big benefits to both countries.
Aug 17, 2018
US Air Force T-38 Talon Jet Trainer Crashed Into A Field In OklahomaThis is the latest in a series of US military aircraft mishaps that have occurred in 2018 and it's the third T-38 to crash in less than a year.
Jul 18, 2018
No, Russia's Su-57 Stealth Fighter Program Isn't Dead, At Least Not YetMoscow is deferring mass production of the fighter for a number of possible reasons, but it hasn't canceled the program outright.
May 23, 2018
Air Force T-38C Talon Jet Trainer Crashes in MississippiThis is the service's fifth non-combat aircraft loss in 2018 and second T-38 crash in six months.
May 2, 2018
Puerto Rico National Guard WC-130 Hurricane Hunter Crashes In A Ball Of Fire In Georgia (Updated)The accident marks the latest in a string of increasingly worrisome military aviation mishaps across the U.S. military.
Apr 25, 2018
Shedding Some Light On The Air Force's Most Shadowy Drone SquadronWe've been able to uncover a lot of details about the secretive reconnaissance squadron and an obscure detachment that preceded its establishment.
Apr 24, 2018
Master Chart Showing US Military Aircraft And Their Data-Links Includes RQ-170 SentinelThe diagram offers a detailed look at which planes and helicopters have which systems, but undoubtedly leaves out certain classified capabilities.
Apr 4, 2018
Mysterious Northrop Grumman Spy Plane Emerges At The Mojave Air and Space PortCalled the H03, the design is reminiscent of a number of other high-flying, glider-like intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance aircraft.
Mar 15, 2018