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Author: Military Machine

EA-6B Prowler History: Four-Plus Decades Of Service

The Marine Corps’ bond with the EA-6B Prowler began when it touched down on Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C in 1977. The Prowler replaced the EA-6A Intruder —…

The Air Force Heritage Flight Program – A Flying Museum

In 1903, the Wright brothers achieved the first powered, sustained, and controlled airplane flight, heralding the age of heavier-than-air aviation. More than a century later, aviation has advanced tremendously and…

Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor Jet Fighter

Senior Airman Alex Echols The F-22 Raptor is considered by many to be the most advanced fighter ever made and the very definition of…

Bell UH-1 Iroquois Helicopter

The Bell UH-1 Iroquois Helicopter, nicknamed the “Huey,” was built in 1959 for the United States Army by Bell Corporation. Originally known as the Bell HU-1, it was designed to…

The F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter

The F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter is more than just the most expensive weapons procurement program in world history. The goal is to bring science fiction to life and field…

New M-ATV Aimes to Better Protect Warfighters

The newest version of Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All-Terrain Vehicle, or M-ATV, is currently being upgraded, refurbished and up-armored for both the Marine Corps and Air Force at Production Plant…