Russian Ambassador To Turkey Assassinated On Camera In Brazen Attack
The business suit-clad killer was shouting about Aleppo.
The Mysterious C-130 Circling Manhattan on Tuesday Was Not Doing “Standard Training”
We likely got a glimpse of a unique (and evolving) contingency plan for president-elect Trump.
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Flew For the First Time 10 Years Ago Today
Just think about that for a second.
Watch This Crazy Russian Trailer Drop Huge ICBM Missiles Into Their Silos
Slides right in!
China May Have Began Arming Its Man-Made Islands in the South China Sea
This step is likely just the start of what will be a major and rapid buildup of weapons capabilities on China’s island outposts.
The Mad Foxes Take Us to the Middle East in Their P-8 Poseidons
Lately, all the P-8 can do is win, and VP-5 brought the jet’s unique capabilities to one of the world’s most complex security environments for the very first time.
Two Major Fighter Deliveries to Middle East Mark Big Changes in Region
Israel’s first F-35Is and Saudi Arabia’s first F-15SAs arrive as the geopolitical landscape rapidly shifts in the Middle East.
Donald Trump Spanks F-35 Program, Talks Ban On Industry Hiring DoD Decision Makers
In his first sit-down interview since the election, Donald Trump targets the F-35 program, the defense-industrial complex’s “revolving door,” and why he doesn’t need daily intel briefings.
Just-Retired USAF Head Honcho Joins Board of Big Defense Contractor
And you wonder why defense procurement is such a mess?
Pilot Killed In Yet Another Marine F/A-18 Hornet Crash
The USMC has been shedding Hornets from its tired fleet at an alarming rate.
Trump’s Air Force One Twitter Rant Was Anything But Random
The Air Force One replacement program is perfect political red herring for the new administration—and the president elect has a long history of owning lavish old aircraft.
Scary Video Of Helicopter Crash That Killed Top Afghan General Emerges
The Taliban originally claimed they shot the helicopter down.
Another Russian Jet Crashed Into the Med While Landing On Carrier
An Su-33 was lost from the Admiral Kuznetsov’s air wing while attempting to recover aboard the ship.
USAF Asks For Bids To Finally Replace Its Antique UH-1N Hueys
The Air Force is making another attempt at replacing its Vietnam-era ballistic missile support and VIP helicopters.
DARPA’s Revolutionary Fixed-Wing VTOL Naval Drone Gets The Video Treatment
The Tern program is rapidly moving forward. If successful, it could bring a whole new set of capabilities to US Navy destroyers, cruisers and littoral combat ships.
Russia Threatens To Shoot Down Ukrainian Test Missiles, Ukraine Fires Anyway
Moscow said it would swat Kiev’s missiles out of the sky with surface-to-air missiles located in fortress Crimea and on Russian warships. According to Ukraine, that never happened.
Iran Mulls Over Opening Up Naval Bases In Syria And Yemen
Tehran sets its eyes on larger naval footprint abroad.
Russian Carrier Jets Move To Syrian Land Base As Aleppo Begins To Fall
Russia’s carrier air wing appears to have migrated ashore following crash, meanwhile Assad’s forces make big gains in war-torn Aleppo and US realizes its first combat death in Syria
Landing In Maniitsoq Is Like Arriving On A Gorgeous Alien Ice Planet
On Hoth, this is the hottest resort.
Watching This MH-60R Land On A Heaving Ship In The North Sea Is Terrifying
And you complain about your commute to work?
Canada To Purchase 18 Super Hornets While Future Fighter Competition Looms
Canada sensibly moves forward with negotiations to buy 18 Super Hornets while preparing for a major fighter competition to replace its CF-18 fleet.
USS Zumwalt Breaks Down, Scrapes Along Panama Canal
The Navy’s newest ships have had a very poor record of traversing the canal as of late.
Here’s Why the Russian MiG-29KR Crashed Into the Sea, According to Report
Dual engine failure while circling waiting to land sure sounds like fuel starvation.
Shadowy New Missile Appears Under the Wing of Chinese J-16 Fighter
This could be more proof that China is investing in capabilities aimed at attacking weak links in America’s air combat doctrine.
That Jet That Orbited Over Denver Actually Isn’t Much of a Mystery
Sorry to break it to you, folks, but the local story that went national about a mysterious plane over Denver really wasn’t much of a story at all.