A firefight at one of the gates of Kabul’s international airport killed at least one Afghan soldier early Aug. 23, German officials said, the latest chaos to engulf Western efforts to evacuate those fleeing the Taliban takeover of the country.
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has activated the initial stage of the Civil Reserve Air Fleet program.
Potential Islamic State threats against Americans in Afghanistan are forcing the U.S. military to develop new ways to get evacuees to the airport in Kabul, a senior U.S. official said Saturday, adding a new complication to the already chaotic efforts to get people out of the country after its swift fall to the Taliban.
The U.S. Army recently awarded General Dynamics a contract to prototype an electronic warfare system on the new Infantry Squad Vehicle.
Two Saudi companies have inked an agreement to co-produce and further develop the Sky Guard drone for operational use.
Capt. Amy Bauernschmidt is now the commanding officer of the aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln.
The Marine Corps is conducting a series of pilot training programs designed to enhance the capabilities of infantry elements.
For months, top officials at the Defense Department have been working toward declassifying the existence of a secret space weapon program and providing a real-world demonstration of its capabilities, Breaking Defense has learned.