The Forgotten Story of How the F 22 and F 35 Were Born

The Forgotten Story of How the F 22 and F 35 Were Born Third Generation: Heavy, Fast, Sophisticated and Clumsy By the 1960s, it became increasingly clear that the days of high-flying strategic bombers were numbered, thanks to long-range surface-to-air missiles. Therefore, demand for specialized…

Thailand cave rescue DANGER: Heavy rain will STOP rescue of remaining 4 boys and coach – DAILY NEWS

Thailand cave rescue DANGER: Heavy rain will STOP rescue of remaining 4 boys and coach THAI authorities say the high-risk rescue operation to free the remaining four boys and their football coach will depend on the weather, as heavy rain could again flood the labyrinthine…

Russia to upgrade heavy sniper rifle

Russia to upgrade heavy sniper rifle Russia’s 12.7mm heavy sniper rifle OSV-96 will be upgraded to get a new cartridge and become a precision gun, a representative of the Shipunov Instrument-Making Design Bureau (the rifle’s developer) told TASS on Wednesday. Today the rifle is less…

Turkish Armed Forces in Heavy Massive Military Drills [Better Don’t Mess With Crazy Turkey]

Turkish Armed Forces in Heavy Massive Military Drills [Better Don’t Mess With Crazy Turkey Military] (Video/Thumbnail Picture just For Ilustration) Each military power detailed on GlobalFirepower.com is judged on individual, as well as some collective, factors when it comes to waging a prolonged campaign against…

World’s Largest Military Aircraft Conducts First Mission With Chinese Air Force PLAAF

The world’s largest heavy military transport aircraft in production conducted its first airborne mission this week with the Chinese military. On Tuesday, a spokesperson for the People’s Liberation Army air force announced that China’s new Y-20 had conducted airdrop training with paratroopers, the Global Times…

One of the last few WW2 Avro Lancaster Bombers in flight

The Avro Lancaster is a British four-engined Second World War heavy bomber and has its origins in the twin-engine Avro Manchester which had been developed during the late 1930s in response to the Air Ministry Specification P.13/36 for a capable medium bomber for “world-wide use”.

Coast Guard Commandant Talks Icebreakers, Counterdrug Operations

The Coast Guard is asking for approval to acquire a new heavy polar icebreaker and is on track to have a record-breaking year for at-sea drug seizures, Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul F. Zukunft told reporters in Washington. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Coast Guard Commandant…

Stunning Video of B-1 Lancer in Action – Carpet Bombing, Takeoff, Landing

The Rockwell B-1 Lancer is a supersonic variable-sweep wing, heavy aircraft used by the United States Air Force (USAF). It is commonly called the “Bone” (from “B-One”). The USAF had 66 B-1Bs in service as of September 2012. The B-1B is expected to continue to…

DFN:Afghans Graduate Mounted Heavy Machine Gun Course, Ready to Teach Their Soldiers, 02.28.2018

Defense Flash News: Afghans Graduate Mounted Heavy Machine Gun Course, Ready to Teach Their Soldiers CAMP SHORABAK, AFGHANISTAN 02.28.2018 Video by Staff Sgt. Melissa Karnath and Sgt. Conner Robbins Resolute Support Headquarters Marine advisors with Task Force Southwest (TFSW) taught a train-the-trainer class to the…