Featured by Thomas Newdick and Tyler Rogoway
Jan 17, 2022
Famed Aircraft Carrier USS Kitty Hawk Is On Her Final Voyage To The Scrapper's TorchIt was long hoped that one of the Navy’s last conventionally-powered aircraft carriers could be preserved as a museum, but that won't be the case.
Jan 13, 2022
The F-22 Raptor Could Finally Get The Infrared Sensor It Was Originally PromisedAn infrared search and track sensor was originally dropped from the F-22 on cost grounds, but now the Air Force wants to try and add it back.
Jan 10, 2022
Russia’s Su-34 Fullback Strike Jet Is The King Of Hauling GasWith prodigious quantities carried inside and out, the Fullback is the undisputed champion of the tactical jet fuel load.
Dec 30, 2021
Infrared Search And Track Pods Spotted On USAF F-15 Eagles Based In JapanThe long-awaited arrival of infrared search and track pods represents a big capability boost for Kadena Air Base's F-15s.
Dec 28, 2021
U.S. Air Force E-8 JSTARS Radar Jet Flies Rare Sortie Directly Over Eastern UkraineThe JSTARS fleet may be heading towards retirement but it's still providing critical intelligence near the world's biggest flashpoints.
Dec 14, 2021
Russia Unveils Stealthier Version Of Its S-70 'Hunter' Unmanned Combat Air VehicleMoscow has made good on its promise that it would produce a far more refined S-70 Okhotnik combat drone prototype.
Nov 13, 2021
Latest Images Of Russia’s Checkmate Fighter Shows Us Just How Big It Really Is (Updated)Russia has billed the Checkmate as a light fighter, but that isn't really the case.
Nov 10, 2021
Space Launch Start-Up Just Used A Giant Centrifuge To Fling A Projectile Into The Upper AtmosphereSpinLaunch plans to use its kinetic launch system to put small satellites into orbit rapidly and cheaply, and the Pentagon is interested.
Nov 1, 2021
Secret RQ-180 Stealthy Unmanned Spy Plane Spotted Over Area 51This was the third photographic encounter with the mysterious RQ-180 flying wing drone, leaving little doubt as to its existence.
Oct 29, 2021
China’s Carrier-Capable Naval Stealth Fighter Has FlownThe long-awaited naval version of the FC-31 aims to provide China’s expanding carrier fleet with a stealthy multi-role fighter.
Oct 8, 2021
Become One Of The Last Starfighters By Buying This Pristine Mach Two Capable F-104Offered in flyable condition, the Cold War-era CF-104D fighter would be the ultimate toy for the world's biggest and wealthiest speed freak.
Sep 28, 2021
China Is Cloning Kratos' XQ-58A Valkyrie Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle Concept (Updated)The FH-97 drone is nearly identical to the XQ-58A and its capabilities could be extremely attractive for the People's Liberation Army Air Force.
Sep 23, 2021
This Is The Most Incredible Super Hornet Footage We Have Ever SeenThis WestPac 2021 cruise video from Navy Strike Fighter Squadron 154 certainly confirms the mantra: Black Knights Rule!
Sep 20, 2021
Five B-21 Raider Stealth Bombers Are Now In Final AssemblyThe fact that three more B-21s are now being assembled is a major indication of how fast the high-stakes bomber program is progressing.
Sep 10, 2021
Bell's Plan To Finally Realize A Rotorcraft That Flies Like A Jet But Hovers Like A HelicopterAfter 50 years of sporadic development, Bell thinks it can build a survivable, long-range, high-speed, VTOL aircraft adapted to tomorrow's wars.
Jul 23, 2021
E-4B “Doomsday Plane” Just Made A Highly Unusual Visit To Secretive Tonopah Test Range Airport (Updated)Seldom, if ever, do E-4Bs visit Tonopah Test Range Airport in Nevada and, in this case, the Secretary of Defense might have been onboard.
Jul 16, 2021
Now We Know Russia’s Mysterious New Fighter Is A Single-Engine Design (Updated)Russia hasn't put a single-engine fighter into production since the Cold War and this one looks like it is largely aimed at export customers.
Jun 18, 2021
Why The F-117 Made Its First Flight In Pastel Camouflage 40 Years Ago TodayThe stealth attack jet may be known for its black attire, but the aircraft has flown in a number of schemes over the last four decades.
Jun 16, 2021
Questions Remain After Report That F-22s Scrambled Due To Major Russian Naval Exercise Near Hawaii (Updated)The stealth fighters were reportedly launched to investigate long-range aircraft during Russian naval maneuvers in waters not far from Hawaii.
May 20, 2021
Here’s Why Aggressor Learjets Were Making Mock Attack Runs Towards Philly Last NightThe late-night exercise would have put the Navy's "Cornfield Cruiser" through its paces.
May 10, 2021
Kratos Mako Loyal Wingman Drone Emerges With Major Modifications For Skyborg TrialsFlying autonomously alongside an F-16, the drone now has a large serpentine air intake and what appears to be an infrared search and track sensor.
Apr 14, 2021
F-15 Eagle Scores “Longest Known” Air-To-Air Missile Shot During U.S. Air Force TestThe AIM-120 AMRAAM blasted a BQM-167 drone out of the sky at an unprecedented distance.
Apr 12, 2021
Navy's 'Cheap' Littoral Combat Ships Cost Nearly As Much To Run As Guided Missile DestroyersThe Navy’s Littoral Combat Ships continue to make waves, now due to their comparatively astronomical operating costs.
Feb 26, 2021
Doomsday Plane Crews Made This Darkly Humorous Music Video Aptly Set To "Burning Down The House"The Talking Heads' hit is set to clips of E-6B operations and houses being engulfed by nuclear firestorms.
Feb 9, 2021