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British and US Soldiers to Test 4x4s Vehicle with Xbox-style Controllers

The UK has been working with the US military on autonomous resupply, providing a glimpse into the future of getting much-needed supplies to the front line. In exercise in Michigan, the UK MOD’s Defence Science...

U.S. Military to Strengthen Presence in Europe

On 14 November, the US House of Representatives passed a compromise defence policy bill covering $692 billion in military spending for fiscal year 2017-18. There is also $60 billion in the budget for conducting war...

Lockheed Martin integrates new engine for Fury unmanned air vehicle

Fury, the expeditionary, runway-independent unmanned air vehicle (UAV) now has engine updates that will further increase its flight endurance, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today. With the integration of the 1803 engine into the platform,...

U.S. military acquires new drone to track North Korean and Chinese warships

The U.S. Navy is entering a new era in naval aviation. The first operational MQ-4C Triton was delivered to the Naval Base Ventura County at Point Mugu, California, on Friday. The drone offers "unparalleled...

Alabama team to tour Leonardo aircraft factory to advance T-100 project

Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield is leading an Alabama delegation traveling today to Italy, where the group will meet with executives of aerospace giant Leonardo and tour a factory where the company manufactures a jet...

UAE announced plans to upgrade its F-16 fighter jets

The UAE Armed Forces announced plans to upgrade its fleet of F-16 fighter jets to the latest standard. According to officials, UAE's government has awarded Lockheed Martin a US$1.6 billion for to upgrade its fleet of 80 Lockheed Martin F-16E/F  fighters. “The...

Sweden and Romania approves USA-made Patriot missile system purchase

Sweden and Romania announced plans to acquire Patriot surface-to-air missile defense system manufactured by U.S. defense contractor Raytheon. Romania’s Government adopted on Nov. 8 a draft bill for the acquisition of the first Patriot missile system for equipping...
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VIDEO: Three-Carrier Strike Force transit the Western Pacific

U.S. Navy releases video footage of three-Carrier Strike Force transit the Western Pacific The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) and USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Strike Groups transit the Western Pacific with ships...