What's The Most Important Transportation Tech Developed In The Military?

This is most obvious when looking at airplane history, but vehicle technology takes huge leaps in wartime. Little makes us as good as developing transportation as our desire to kill each other. » 3/06/15 11:30am 3/06/15 11:30am

Watch A Dodge Challenger Hellcat Race An F-16 Fighter Jet

We have been racing cars against planes for well over a century now. Here's why we keep doing it, as explained by a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and an F-16. » 1/06/15 3:20pm 1/06/15 3:20pm

This USAF Thunderbirds Style Night Before Christmas Poem Is Brilliant!

This USAF Thunderbirds interpretation of The Night Before Christmas popped up last night on my Facebook news feed and I thought it was just fantastic. Well done guys and thank you to all USAF personnel, and all of our warriors for that matter, working and fighting around the globe on this special day. » 12/25/14 4:01pm 12/25/14 4:01pm

Amphibious Army Vehicles Are Working As Taxis In Russia

This is literally my childhood dream come true. Ex-army amphibious vehicles are serving as taxis crossing the rivers of St. Petersburg. » 12/19/14 2:29pm 12/19/14 2:29pm

Chinese Fighter Jet Crashes In The Middle Of A Town

Seven people were injured when a Chinese J-10B fighter jet crashed in a suburban district of Chengdu, a typical small Chinese city of over 14 million residents. » 11/18/14 2:41pm 11/18/14 2:41pm

Norway Intercepted Russia's Meanest Combat Jet For The First Time

From FoxtrotAlpha: A pair of Norwegian F-16s intercepted a Russian flight of mighty Su-34 'Fullback' fighter bombers off the coast of Finmark this week. It is said that this was the first time that Norway, which shares a border with Russia and is active in surveying their military drills, has intercepted the greatly… » 11/11/14 8:18pm 11/11/14 8:18pm

The Navy's Long Overdue Smart & Deadly Patrol Boat Has Arrived

From FoxtrotAlpha: The Navy has been slow to adapt from a Cold War era 'blue water' Navy, focused on fighting set-piece prelude to WWIII engagements on the open ocean, to one where interdiction, territorial security, and special operations are also of a high priority. With this in mind, the Mark VI Patrol Boat is… » 9/07/14 2:06pm 9/07/14 2:06pm

What's The Most Daring Rescue Mission Ever Attempted?

There have been some truly unbelievable rescue missions in military history. Some work out, others do not. Which one was the most audacious? » 8/21/14 11:44am 8/21/14 11:44am

The Ten Most Misunderstood Secret Military Projects

Many of the military projects that we think of as space alien coverup schemes are actually pretty easy to explain. (Well, some of them of are alien coverup schemes. Just not all.) » 8/11/14 11:25am 8/11/14 11:25am

Thirty Totally Stunning Photos Taken Around Andersen AFB, Guam

From Foxtrot Alpha: Andersen AFB is located on the island of Guam, about two thirds of the way between Hawaii and Taiwan. Given its location, Andersen is one of America's most strategic outposts, and with it sprawling size it acts like gigantic aircraft carrier and sea base from which the USA can project immense power. » 6/22/14 2:19pm 6/22/14 2:19pm

This Is The Worst Example Of Military Driving To Come Out Of Russia

Sure, we've seen a Russian tank drive through a highway, but maybe that tank driver was just in a hurry. It takes a special kind of person to completely run over a guy with your armored personnel carrier, while he's standing still, in formation. And somehow the guy wasn't killed. » 6/16/14 3:14pm 6/16/14 3:14pm

Ukrainian APC Driver Has No Time For Roadblock, Jumps It

If you're going to set up a road blockade to stop a Ukrainian armored personnel carrier, you're going to have to make it beefier than this. » 5/12/14 10:45am 5/12/14 10:45am

Inside Putin's Presidential Helicopter Fleet

From foxtrotalpha: Russia's equivalent to Marine One is an updated version of the tried and true Russian rotary-winged workhorse, the Mil Helicopter Plant's Mi-8 "Hip." » 4/20/14 8:10pm 4/20/14 8:10pm