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Lasers That Take Out Drones and Small Boats Could Be Mounted On More Navy Ships
Navy warship is getting a laser five times stronger than the one the service has tested in the past.
Air Force’s Problem-Plagued New Tanker Likely Won’t Deploy for 3 Years or More
It doesn't look as if the problems plaguing the U.S. Air Force's KC-46 Pegasus tanker will be over anytime soon.
Here's What the Marines Want in the Navy's Fleet of Unmanned Drone Ships
Marine Corps leaders are looking to self-driving ships that will keep the enemy guessing.
Lockheed, Aerojet Rocketdyne Working on a Mach 5 Cruise Missile
The arms race in hypersonics has become a major concern for the Air Force.
AFSOC's 'Ultimate Battle Plane' Now Operating in Afghanistan
The new AC-130J "Ghostrider" gunship has begun combat missions in Afghanistan.
With B-1 Aging and B-21 Still Years Out, Air Force May Soon Have No Go-To Bomber
The U.S. is the only allied country that still flies bombers.
The Army Is Already Building Robot Vehicles, Futuristic Helos into its Battle Simulations
Unified Challenge 19.2 is a simulation designed to assess the Army's ability to fight an adversary across all domains.
Marines Still Using Their Polaris ATVs After Fires in Civilian Versions Prompt Recalls
Marine special operators are still using the militarized version of a lightweight off-roading vehicle.
America's Non-Nuclear Bomber Could Someday Carry Hypersonic Weapons
The Air Force has just proved that the B-1B Lancer bomber can be modified to hold more ordnance.
Marines Select New Night-Vision Binoculars for Grunts
The new system combines a binocular night-vision device and enhanced clip-on thermal imager.
Special Ops May Get Army Future Vertical Lift Helo to Replace MH-6 Little Bird
The Army is developing Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) and the Future Long Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA).
Here's Why the Army's Not Afraid to Send its Future Helos Against Russian Air Defenses
Officials refuted a report that says the service's futuristic helicopters will be "blown out of the sky" by Russian defenses.
Army Leaders Aren't Waiting for Space Force to Invest in Low-Orbit Weapons
Army senior leaders mapped out the service's plans to equip combat brigades with sophisticated space capabilities.
Navy Creates 5 New Innovation Hubs to Help Sailors and Marines Solve Problems
The Navy Department has stood up five new hubs called "tech bridges" outside major installations and commands.
Pentagon Halts Work on Directed-Energy Beam to Stop Enemy Missiles
The Pentagon is shelving a directed-energy program it was hoping to use in space to destroy enemy ICBMs.
Army Studying Whether M1 Tank Replacement Should Be Driver-Optional
It will be another three years before senior leaders decide what to do with the service's Cold War-era M1 Abrams tank.
Navy's Knifefish Mine-Hunting Drone Sub Approved for Production
The Knifefish system is designed to deploy from an LCS as well as from other offshore vessels.
Putin Shows Off Su-57 Stealth Fighter After Turkey Barred from Buying F-35
Turkey has been banned from purchasing the F-35 after buying the Russian-made S-400 missile system.
Test Agency Approves Fix for Flawed F-35 Light That Blinded KC-135 Crews
The existing lighting system was too bright, making it difficult for boom operators to observe the refueling process.
Air Force Returns C-130s to Flight After Safety Inspections
The service has inspected 113 aircraft, and 112 have been cleared for operational duty, according to an Aug. 21 news release.