Boeing’s new Apache looks a lot like a 1960’s helicopter
Boeing has released concept footage of a high-speed Apache attack helicopter during the Vertical Flight Society’s 75th Annual Forum & Technology Display- and it looks awfully familiar. Known as the Advanced AH-64 Block 2 Compound, the concept will serve as an interim solution in the U.S. Army Future Vertical... Read more
Musk & Bezos entering arms race, will bid on contracts to build rockets for US military
Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos have had their eyes in the skies for some time with their respected companies, SpaceX and Blue Origin but now it appears they have shifted their sights on ground targets as well. The pair of rocket-building billionaires are now entering the military-industrial market and... Read more
Saudia Arabia says an oil tanker has been sabotaged, drones attacked pipeline
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia claims that drones attacked an oil pipeline on Tuesday, causing a severe fire that disrupted oil operations. The attack is just one of many recent assaults on oil industry in the region, coming not long after four oil tankers were sabotaged while anchored in... Read more
Acoustic technology will deliver GPS location of enemy sniper to soldier’s smartphone
A French researcher has developed upon existing military-grade hearing protection so it can identify the direction of incoming fire- and the U.S. Army is all ears. Known as the Tactical Communication and Protective System (TCAPS), the earplugs have built-in microphones that allow soldiers to protect their hearing without sacrificing... Read more
U.S. reveals ‘Flying Ginsu’ missile which cuts down targets, reduces collateral damage
The United States has developed an awesome new weapon for killing high-value targets without causing extensive collateral damage, and it has already proven itself in at least five countries. The missile, which is dubbed the R9X “Flying Ginsu,” is a non-explosive missile which kills the enemy target with kinetic... Read more
Not just carriers: U.S. also sending four B-52 bombers to Middle East
Four US B-52 bombers have been deployed to the Middle East in response to threats of a possible attack by Iran against local American troops in the region, according to U.S. officials. The bombers, which made up the bulk of the aerial nuclear response fleet during the Cold War... Read more
Royal Thai King’s Guard sport gold plated bullpup rifles during coronation ceremony
Thailand is known for all things exotic (and a little strange), and their armaments seem to be no exception. Soldiers of the Royal Thai King’s Guard are carrying golden-plated and painted Israeli Tavor bullpup rifles, complete with Mepro 21 optics, which unfortunately appear to have been painted in such... Read more
Air Force tests out land-based laser defense system that shoots down aircraft
The U.S. Air Force has announced that they have a new laser defense system and that it has shot down multiple missiles during a test in New Mexico. Known as the Self-Protect High-Energy Laser Demonstrator (SHiELD), the land-based laser demonstrator is slated to act as a point-defense system on... Read more
Russia may send more military support to Venezuela to help Maduro
Venezuela’s foreign minister has hinted that the Russian military may expand their operations in the troubled nation. “At present, there is a commission of (Russian) specialists in Venezuela, it could be expanded,” Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said in Moscow on Monday. While Russia and Venezuela have been allies for... Read more
China ramping up military operations for potential invasion into Taiwan
The Department of Defense claims the Chinese military is gearing up for a potential invasion of Taiwan, amping up options and reforming military doctrine in order to formally take control of the self-governing island. The new strategies vary from full-scale invasions to naval blockades, though an invasion would admittedly... Read more

Andy Wolf

Andy Wolf is a Kentuckessee native who has spent over 1/3 of his life overseas in search of combat, riches and adventure- accruing over a decade of experience in military, private security, language, small arms training, journalism and corporate communications fields. Mr. Wolf holds a Bachelor's of Science from Tennessee's Austin Peay State University- and is rarely seen without his canine companion, Savannah.

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