MQ-1B Predator accident report released

Air Force photograph by SSgt. Brian FergusonThe primary mission of the MQ-1 Predator is interdiction and conducting armed reconnaissance against critical, perishable targets....

AAG traps Super Hornet, marks program milestone

Navy photograph The Navy’s Advanced Arresting Gear (AAG) program reaches a milestone with the first recovery of a manned aircraft, an F/A-18E Super Hornet, March...

Army opening infantry, armor to women

Army photograph by SSgt. Russell KlikaSoldiers participate in the U.S. Army Special Operations Command's Cultural Support Assessment and Selection program. It is is...

C-17 Drag Reduction testing aims at saving fuel

Air Force photograph by Kenji ThuloweitThe first phase of C-17 Drag Reduction was completed in March. The testing consisted of putting six Finlets...

Mini UAS: Big capabilities can come in small packages

Army photograph by David VergunA proposed nano UAS that the Army wants to develop and field will be about the size of a...

Navy deploys new APKWS design for fixed-wing aircraft

Navy photographAn AV-8B Harrier equipped with the Advanced Precision Kill Weapons System (APKWS) during a test event at China Lake, Calif. The U.S....

AEDC arc heater undergoing significant upgrades in support of advanced hypersonic...

Air Force photographThe above photographs show a before and after composite of the H2 test cell. In addition to the heater upgrade and...

Dunford: More U.S. troops may be needed in Iraq to support...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cbXleGAGNc0&feature=player_embedded To accelerate operations against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, it may be necessary to send more U.S. service members to Iraq,...

Army fires Stinger missile from new launch platform

Air Force photograph by Samuel King Jr.An FIM-92 Stinger missile is fired downrange from the Army's new multi-mission launcher tube at the Eglin...

Missile system would greatly increase defense capability in South Korea

Missile Defense Agency photographTwo THAAD interceptors and a Standard-Missile 3 Block IA missile were launched resulting in the intercept of two near-simultaneous medium-range...