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30 Military Aircraft Flying Right Now

Mil Mi-24 aka “Hind” Aircraft Master Sgt. Steven Turner, U.S. Air Force Country of Origin: Russia Role: Attack Helicopter …

Top 35 Most Expensive Military Drones

Insitu ScanEagle U.S. Marines Corps Boeing’s subsidiary, Insitu, created the ScanEagle as a small, low-altitude, long-endurance drone used primarily for reconnaissance. The…

USS Michael Monsoor: The Ship and The Namesake

The U.S. Navy’s newest vessel, a guided-missile destroyer named the USS Michael Monsoor (DDG-1001), commissioned on January 27, 2019. USS Michael Monsoor is the second of three Zumwalt-class destroyers ordered…

The F-35 Helmet Brings Innovation To A New Level

Any pilot will tell you that you can’t look through the airframe to see what’s beneath you, or behind you, or even sometimes beside you. Honestly, it probably doesn’t even…

10 Most Expensive Military Helicopters

Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk $21 Million Christopher Dewitt Developed by Sikorsky Aviation in 1979 to replace the Bell Iroquois, the Black Hawk…

World World 2 Facts: Did You Know These 29 Interesting Details?

Calvin Graham Was Youngest Decorated US Soldier at 12 Pearl Harbor Visitors Bureau “Green Boys” was a term given to soldiers who…

The 17 Most Innovative Features Of The F-35 Lightning II

Innovation As A Fifth-Generation Fighter The F-35 Lighting II is one of the most innovative military machines ever made, and one of only three fifth-generation fighters in…

F-35 Lightning II vs F-16 Fighting Falcon

Brought into existence to replace the aging line of U.S. fighters, the F-35 Lightning II is the latest and greatest multi-role attack aircraft in the U.S. Air Force. But how…

Thunderbirds vs. Blue Angels: Comparing Flight Demonstration Teams

Flight demonstrations at air shows across the country remain the most memorable exposure that many Americans have of the U.S. military. The dedicated pilots, air crews and support staff of…

Interesting Facts About The EA-6B Prowler

A Flawless Combat Record Sgt Neysa Huertes Quinones From its first deployments in 1970 during the Vietnam War through the current War on Terror, the…

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