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Here's Why the Navy Is Deploying with a Bunch of Louisville Sluggers
It's not often sailors get permission to take a baseball bat to a multimillion-dollar aircraft carrier.
R2-D2 in the Cockpit? Air Force Testing 'Skyborg' AI Program
In the near future, an Air Force pilot's wingman could be flown by artificial intelligence.
Air Force to Procure 'Small Number' of Light Attack Aircraft
The Air Force will buy up to three each of Textron Aviation's AT-6 Wolverine and Sierra Nevada/Embraer's A-29 Super Tucano.
Air Force Asks for 4,400 More Airmen, New F-15EX Fighter in Budget Request
The U.S. Air Force hopes to grow its force by 4,400, add a new fighter, and pump more money into weapon sustainment.
F-35 Demo Team Pilot to Debut All-New Moves for 2019 Show Season
Military.com spoke with Capt. Andrew "Dojo" Olson, with the 56th Fighter Wing about the upcoming 2019 demonstration season.
Fort Benning to Host Service-Wide Army Robotics, AI Demonstration
Army leaders have placed a high priority on using robotics and AI technologies to enhance combat units' lethality.
Lawmakers Concerned Push for F-15X Is Reducing F-35 Procurement
Connecticut lawmakers fear cuts to F-35 engine production, which provides many jobs in their state.
The Last Marine Corps Prowler Squadron Will Deactivate This Week
Nearly 800 people are expected to attend Friday's ceremony as the last of the Prowlers prepares to head to the boneyard.
Army 'Legacy' Weapons Systems to Take a Hit in Next Budget
Preparing for wars of the future will require the service to get rid of weapons for wars of the past.
Why Was an F-15 Forced to Dump its Missiles and Land? Officials Aren’t Sure
Two weeks after an F-15 from Oregon experienced an in-flight emergency, the Air National Guard is still searching for clues.
Boeing Unveils Fighter Drone that Could Play Wingman to Manned Jets
Boeing has unveiled a new concept for an unmanned fighter that would work alongside fourth- and fifth-generation aircraft.
Pentagon's Space Force Proposal Asks for $2 Billion over Five Years
The Pentagon submitted its Space Force proposal to Congress, asking for $2 billion over five years to fund the newest branch.
The Navy's Carrier-Capable F-35 Stealth Fighter Is Now Combat Ready
Navy officials declared Thursday that the Lightning II aircraft carrier variant has achieved initial operational capability.
Aircraft Crashes During Training at Fort Campbell, Injures Two
An aircraft from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, crashed in a training accident, injuring two people, according to a base release.
STRATCOM Chief Renews Call for Sensors in Space
Air Force Gens. John Hyten and Terrence O'Shaughnessy said the Navy's sea radars will be needed to thwart missiles.
Army Plans to Cut $31.5 Billion in Coming Budget
The U.S. Army's fiscal 2020 budget, which will be made public in mid-March, will cut $31.5 billion from existing programs to...
Blind Spots and Loud Noises: Report Finds Problems With New JLTVs
The new Joint Light Tactical Vehicle suffers from reliability, safety and lethality shortcomings, according to a DoD report.
Fatal A-29 Crash Caused by Pilot 'Overcontrol,' Probe Finds
An investigation found that the Navy pilot executed a turn that ultimately sent the aircraft diving into the ground.
Lockheed Touts New 'F-21' Fighter Jet Concept for International Sales
While details are scarce so far, photos of the aircraft had a lot to say.
Planning Advances for Army’s Rugged New Personnel Carrier
The Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle will replace the Vietnam War-era M113 armored personnel carrier.