Air Force spends more than it should to keep U.S. ‘king of the sky’


The U.S. Air Force has revealed what it thinks it needs to dominate the world’s skies in a potential conflict with Russia or China- and a new study claims the estimates might not be enough to win the day.... Read more

New “Rapid Raptor” program makes the F-22 a global threat


The sun never sets on American airpower, which can project some form of force... Read more

China looks to the stars to steal more power away from the U.S.


There are around 1,957 satellites in orbit around our planet. 849 of them belong... Read more

Iran Almost Invaded Afghanistan in 1998


In late 1998 Iran readied its armed forces for an invasion of Afghanistan. Last-ditch... Read more

In 1961, India Finally Kicked Portugal off the Subcontinent


At dawn on Dec. 18, 1961, squadrons of Indian Air Force bombers crossed a... Read more
Trump says it’s time for US to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights
By Tracy Wilkinson Los Angeles Times President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the United States will recognize Israeli sovereignty...
Pompeo denounces Iran in Lebanon, even as he meets with its ‘proxies’

Pompeo denounces Iran in Lebanon, even as he meets with its ‘proxies’

By Nabih Bulos and Tracy Wilkinson Los Angeles Times One day after President Donald Trump signaled a change in...

Bombs Away: Best photos of our military for March 22nd, 2019

Bombs Away: Best photos of our military for March 22nd, 2019

This week’s collection of photos gives us a breathtaking view of the B-52 Stratofortress and a gorgeous sunset in...

Marine Corps commandant says deploying troops to the border poses ‘unacceptable risk’

Marine Corps commandant says deploying troops to the border poses ‘unacceptable risk’

By Molly O’Toole Los Angeles Times The commandant of the Marines has warned the Pentagon that deployments to the...

Navy enacts almost all changes recommended after fatal USS Fitzgerald, USS McCain collisions

Navy enacts almost all changes recommended after fatal USS Fitzgerald, USS McCain collisions

Caitlin Doornbos Stars and Stripes The Navy has enacted nearly all the changes recommended in two 2017 reports it...

Air Force spends more than it should to keep U.S. ‘king of the sky’

Air Force spends more than it should to keep U.S. ‘king of the sky’

The U.S. Air Force has revealed what it thinks it needs to dominate the world’s skies in a potential...

Army plan would tap thousands of mainland soldiers for short-term Pacific rotations

Army plan would tap thousands of mainland soldiers for short-term Pacific rotations

Wyatt Olson Stars and Stripes The Army plans to rotate thousands of soldiers from the mainland through short-term Pacific...

Funds to deter Russia, build base schools in Europe could go to US-Mexico border wall

Funds to deter Russia, build base schools in Europe could go to US-Mexico border wall

John Vandiver Stars and Stripes The U.S. military’s buildup along NATO’s eastern flank, stretching from the Baltics and Poland...

Trump hints at bringing Brazil into NATO after meeting with Bolsonaro

Trump hints at bringing Brazil into NATO after meeting with Bolsonaro

Nelson Oliveira New York Daily News President Trump is operating in the wrong hemisphere. Trump raised eyebrows Tuesday after...

New “Rapid Raptor” program makes the F-22 a global threat

New “Rapid Raptor” program makes the F-22 a global threat

The sun never sets on American airpower, which can project some form of force anywhere in the world in...

Trump officials chafe at second-guessing of North Korean missile sites

Trump officials chafe at second-guessing of North Korean missile sites

By David S. Cloud Los Angeles Times When workers at North Korea’s Sohae rocket facility began rebuilding the dormant...

Bombs Away: Best photos of our military for March 15th, 2019

Bombs Away: Best photos of our military for March 15th, 2019

From live exercises in Europe to training here in the states, this week’s best photos features both land and...

Taiwain is buying jets from the U.S. in exchange for strategic help against China

Taiwain is buying jets from the U.S. in exchange for strategic help against China

The island nation of Taiwan has requested a new batch of fighters from the USA- and the United States...

China looks to the stars to steal more power away from the U.S.

China looks to the stars to steal more power away from the U.S.

There are around 1,957 satellites in orbit around our planet. 849 of them belong to the United States- and...

Senate votes to defy Trump on Yemen, setting up eventual veto

Senate votes to defy Trump on Yemen, setting up eventual veto

By Daniel Flatley Bloomberg News The Senate voted to withdraw U.S. support for the Saudi-led conflict in Yemen as...

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