Ukraine Situation Report: Suspense Builds As Counteroffensive Looms
Ukrainian shaping operations, both kinetic and psychological, have intensified as the counteroffensive feels increasingly imminent.
Intense Flyby By Argentina’s New Presidential 757 Goes Viral
The low and fast flyby ending in a steep bank was performed at the end of the 757-200’s delivery flight to Buenos Aires yesterday.
Bunker Talk: Memorial Day Weekend Edition
Think, share, discuss, reflect.
Drone Swarms Got Targeting System Updates In Flight In Recent AUKUS Demo
The United States, United Kingdom, and Australia recently tested advanced drone swarm and artificial-intelligence targeting capabilities.
Drone Boat Attack On Russian Ship In Black Sea Story Keeps Getting Weirder
Conflicting imagery and accounts add to the mystery of what really happened to the Russian Navy’s Ivan Khurs intelligence ship.
F-15EX No Longer Heading To Oregon Training Unit, F-35 Instead
The F-15EX is not slated to have a dedicated school, leading to more questions about the new Eagle II’s future.
Ukraine Situation Report: Denmark, Netherlands To Lead F-16 Pilot Training Coalition
An F-16 “training framework” for Ukrainian pilots will be developed in the “coming weeks,” said Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin.
First Image Of MQ-28 Ghost Bat In The United States
Boeing released the first picture of the Australian-born MQ-28 Ghost Bat drone in the United States face-to-face with the MQ-25 Stingray.
Russian Su-34s Made Crazy Low-Level Bombing Runs On Their Own Checkpoint
The video is the latest evidence that Russian forces waged a fierce battle against an enemy fighting within its own borders.
Air Force Boss Gives Reality Check On “Over-Hyped” Digital Engineering Revolution
Air Force officials have trumpeted digital engineering as hugely transformative for years, but what it can and can’t do is now setting in.
Drone Boat’s View Of Supposed Attack On Russian Ship Emerges (Updated)
The mysterious drone boat attack occurred roughly 200 miles from Ukrainian controlled shores, deep in the Black Sea off Turkey.
Ukraine Situation Report: White House Investigating If U.S. Vehicles Used In Raid Into Russia
The ‘partisans’ who attacked into Russia say they stole the vehicles back from Russia who captured them from Ukraine.
Our Best Look Yet At The Marines’ New Loitering Munition Toting Drone Boat
The Marine Corps plans to employ its Long Range Unmanned Surface Vessels loaded with various payloads as strike and reconnaissance platforms.
USS Gerald R. Ford Makes Historic Visit To Norway On Its Inaugural Cruise
The Ford, which is expected to stay in Norway’s capital Oslo until next week, is the first U.S. carrier to visit the country in 65 years.
Russia Claims Ukrainian Drone Boats Attacked Its Navy Ship Off Turkey
The Russian military released video of a drone boat blowing up in an attack hundreds of miles from Ukrainian controlled territory.
Germany’s Taurus Cruise Missile Could Be The Next For Ukraine
Pressure is building for Germany to approve a transfer of the air-launched cruise missiles to Ukraine, following the U.K. and France.
Su-24 Fencer Is Ukraine’s Storm Shadow Missile Carrier
An official photo provides confirmation that Storm Shadow standoff missiles are being employed by Ukrainian swing-wing Su-24 Fencer jets.
Images Claiming To Show U.S. Vehicles Used In Raid Into Russia Spur Questions
Security assistance to Ukraine is for use inside its borders “to defend their country,” the Pentagon’s top spokesman said.
Iranian Underground Nuclear Facility May Be A Hard Target For America’s Biggest Bunker Busters
The U.S.’s heaviest conventional bunker busters may face challenges penetrating new underground tunnels near Iran’s Natanz nuclear site.
Avoiding F-35 “Acquisition Malpractice” Aim Of Next Gen Air Dominance Fighter
The F-35 program’s structure has led to a “monopoly” and the Air Force says things will be different when it buys its next stealth jet.
Russian Border Incursion Fight Raged On Into Second Day
Moscow claims it stopped the cross-border incursion but there are indications the fight inside Russia isn’t over yet.
Poland Will Train Ukrainian Pilots To Fly F-16s
The Polish defense minister says that future Ukrainian F-16 pilots will start training in Poland, as a multinational effort comes together.
Ukraine Situation Report: Attack Inside Russia Continues With Strikes On Government Buildings
Attacks inside Russia’s Belgorod Oblast continued into the night, with claims that the FSB and Interior Ministry buildings were struck.
B-2 Spirits Return To The Sky After Six Month Grounding
A safety pause following an accident in December 2022 had effectively grounded the Air Force’s stealth bomber force.
F-117 Nighthawks Soar Over Alaska
F-117s have been expanding the geographical footprint of their post-retirement operations and have now ventured outside the lower 48 states.