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...

Putting the Pegasus through its paces

Courtesy photographLt. Col. John Mikal, a KC-46A Pegasus test pilot, is part of the team that’s putting the tanker through a series of...

Reaper continues legacy of RPA firsts at WSEP

Air Force photograph by Susan GarciaAn MQ-9 Reaper prepares to take off from Duke Field, Fla., March 15. The Reapers operated at both...

Carl Vinson unveils new carrier air traffic control simulator

Navy photograph by PO3 Giovanni SquadritoUSS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Air Traffic Controller 1st Class David Shoemaker demonstrates the first air traffic control...

Evolution of GPS: From Desert Storm to today’s users

Air Force photographA soldier holds one of the small lightweight GPS receivers used during Operation Desert Storm in 1991. ‘In a desert, it's easy...