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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...

90 female missileers, B-52 aircrews make history

Air Force photograph by 2nd Lt. Jessica AdamsCol. Kristin Goodwin, the 2nd Bomb Wing commander, and Maj. Heather Decker, a 93rd Bomb Squadron...

‘Big 8’ initiative, Army Operating Concept will build the future Army

Gen. David G. Perkins, commanding general of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, discussed TRADOC's perspectives on "Big 8" initiatives and how the Army...

F-35 program making progress, executing ‘fairly well’

The chief of the F-35 program detailed “the good, the bad and the ugly” aspects of the Joint Strike Fighter during testimony before the...

AF Research Lab seeks to turn waste into energy

U.S. Air Force photograph by Kevin SpitzerThe waste-to-energy project demonstration at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, converts waste products such as wood, plastics,...

95-year-old lost U.S. Navy ship mystery solved

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the U.S. Navy announced the discovery of World War I-era fleet tugboat USS Conestoga (AT 54), 95...

Unmanned Aerial System: More than just remote controlled planes

Army photograph by Spec. Hilda ClaytonSpec. Kevin McGee, an Unmanned Aerial System maintainer with 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team,...

Army researchers explore future rotorcraft technologies

Army illustrationArtist's conception of a future vertical lift aircraft. The U.S. Army is moving ahead with research on potential new component-level technologies for future...