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An Anti-Drone Laser Weapon System Is Now With The US Air Force
We have all known about various surveillance techniques using a drone to infiltrate aerial borders or monitor activity on enemies.When it is about enemies, it is definitely useful. But, what if someone else is using a drone to keep an eye on our moves?In this case, I am referring to the United States Air Force. Interestingly, the first Anti-Drone laser weapon system (Laser Dune Buggy) by Raytheon has been delivered […]

U.S. Air Force Mulling Autonomous Aircraft For Pilot Rescue
The United States Air Force is quick to respond when one of its aircraft crashes. A team is immediately dispatched to the crash site in order to secure the wreckage and rescue the pilot. However, this can often prove to be difficult for the rescue team if they’re at risk because of the terrain and weather or due to the risk of enemy fire. That ends up putting more lives […]

U.S. Air Force Successfully Tests Laser System That Shoots Down Missiles
It’s no secret that the U.S. military has been looking into laser technology as it continues to advance its arsenal of weapons. The United States Air Force has now announced that it has conducted a successful test of a laser weapons system which is capable of shooting down multiple missiles in flight. This system has been designed to eventually be mounted on aircraft so that it can be used to […]

U.S. Air Force Declares F-35A Jet Ready For Action
The F-35 combat jet has proven to be the most expensive weapons program that the United States has ever initiated. The modern jet has been in development for more than 15 years and after countless delays, the F-35A has finally been declared ready for action today by the United States Air Force. Lockheed Martin won the contract to develop this plane nearly two decades ago. Today’s announcement means that the […]


Air Force Offers $125k Bonus To Retain Drone Pilots
Desperate times call for desperate measures, or so the saying goes, and the U.S. Air Force must be in pretty dire straits when it comes to retaining their drone pilots, so much so that these drone pilots are being offered up to $125,000 in bonuses so that they will continue to fly these machines remotely for the next half a decade. Sounds like a good deal, right? After all, you […]