Ukraine Situation Report: Officials Say Russian Lines Breached By Southern Offensive
After weeks of pounding their escape routes across the Dnipro, Ukrainian forces appear to be aiming to trap Russians north of the river.
Taiwan Says It Will Now Shoot Down Rogue Chinese Drones
After a string of embarrassing incursions by Chinese drones over its outlying islands, Taiwan has vowed to shoot them down, if necessary.
Black Helicopter Prompts False U.S. Embassy Evacuation Claims In Iraq
Among upheaval in Baghdad, a black Mi-8/Mi-17 on top of a building in the Green Zone led to claims of the U.S. embassy being evacuated.
Ukraine Situation Report: Kyiv Claims Russia Is Running Low On Missiles
Kyiv estimates Russia has just 20 percent of its Iskander ballistic missiles left as other stocks have dwindled from constant strikes.
Russia Pulls Its ‘Syrian’ S-300 Missile Battery, Ships It To Black Sea
Russia ‘gifted’ Syria the S-300 after a friendly fire incident, but it remained in Russia control and now it’s heading towards Ukraine.
Bunker Talk: Let’s Talk About All The Things We Did And Didn’t Cover This Week
There’s warm cocoa in the bunker!
Taiwan To Deploy Drone Versus Drone Defense Systems On Its Islands
The announcement comes amid an influx of Chinese drone incursions, even prompting some troops to throw rocks at the unmanned aircraft.
What The VAMPIRE Weapon System The U.S. Is Sending To Ukraine Can Actually Do
Although the U.S. said it is a counter-drone system, VAMPIRE was designed primarily to sling laser-guided rockets at enemy ground targets.
KC-46 Tanker Spotted With Puzzling Whitewashed Belly (Updated)
A KC-46 Pegasus with a very strange paint job on its underside had been flying from Boeing Field near Seattle recently.
Belarusian Claims That It Now Has Nuclear Strike Jets Spurs Conflicting Reports
The Belarusian president, and close Kremlin ally, says some of his aircraft have been adapted to carry nuclear weapons. But it’s unclear which aircraft.
Ukraine Situation Report: Gepard Anti-Aircraft Systems Now In The Fight
German Gepard self-propelled anti-aircraft systems will provide additional defense to Ukrainian forces suffering from Russian aerial threats.
B-2’s First Launch Of Stealthy JASSM-ER Cruise Missile Disclosed
In addition to longer-range cruise missiles, B-2s have been receiving upgrades to their nuclear capabilities and communications systems.
Navy F-35C Surfaces Wearing New Mirror-Like Skin (Updated)
The ‘chrome’ F-35C recently arrived at Point Mugu in California, which is hosting other specialized test aircraft for a major exercise.
Historic X-47B Carrier-Capable Unmanned Jets Are Headed To Museums
The X-47Bs accomplished great things during their short lives, and it was hoped they could do even more, but now they’re museum bound.
Ukraine Situation Report: Russia Strikes Train Station On Independence Day
Ukraine’s allies showered it with weapons for its 31st birthday as Russian missiles struck cities and a railway station.
KC-46 Tanker Made Emergency Landing With Its Boom Deployed (Updated)
The KC-46 made its landing with its boom dangling below its fuselage and a load of New Hampshire congressional staff members onboard.
USAF Eyeing MQ-28 Ghost Bat For Next Gen Air Dominance Program
The U.S. Air Force secretary has confirmed that the service could buy the Australian drone as part of the NGAD tactical air combat program.
NASAMS Air Defenses, 310k Artillery Rounds In Huge $3B Ukraine Aid Package
‘Vampire’ counter-drone systems are also included in the new tranche of aid, which is the largest single American package announced to date.
Troops Throw Rocks At Drone Over Taiwanese Island Close To Chinese Coast
There are conflicting reports about the origin of the mysterious drone and how exactly Taiwanese forces dealt with it.
Here’s Our First Look At A HELIOS Laser-Armed Navy Destroyer
USS Preble is the first Navy ship with HELIOS, which can damage and destroy targets like small boats and drones, and blind optics.
Behold Beowulf, The U.S. Army’s New Tracked Arctic Troop Carrier
The new Cold Weather All-Terrain Vehicle, or CATV, will be given to the 11th Airborne in Alaska first, replacing aging Cold War vehicles.
Stealthy Target Drones Sought As QF-16 Program Winds Down
The Air Force is trying once again to field new aerial targets that can mimic Chinese stealth fighters for testing purposes.
Ukraine Situation Report: Russia Building Pontoon Bridge Into Kherson
With the Antonovsky Bridge still out of action due to HIMARS strikes, Russia appears to be creating a pontoon bridge across the Dnipro River.
Do These Models Provide A Glimpse Of China’s Future H-20 Bomber? (Updated)
Two new models have emerged that could give us clues to the appearance of China’s secretive new long-range bomber.
Air Force’s Next Gen ‘Fighter’ Engine Competition Shakes Up Status Quo
Three of the five companies who received advanced engine contracts are better known for making aircraft and do not produce fighter engines.