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Blue Angels Cockpit Video

httpv:// Via Noah Shachtman at the Danger Room who writes: I think I need a barf bag. Filmed by Jimboking with a flip phone in 2007. Related: While Murdoc was at a shooting range on NAS Oceana last week with Blackhawk, F-18s were taking turns flying by and performing all sorts of acrobatic maneuvers. Turns […]

Marines Get 142% of Recruiting Goal

DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for May 2009 Active Component. Recruiting. All four active services met or exceeded their recruiting goals for May. Army – 4,044 accessions with a goal of 3,900; 104 percent Navy – 2,542 accessions with a goal of 2,542; 100 percent Marine Corps – 2,146 accessions with a goal of […]

Chinese “Kill Weapon”

Report: Chinese Develop Special “Kill Weapon” to Destroy U.S. Aircraft Carriers After years of conjecture, details have begun to emerge of a “kill weapon” developed by the Chinese to target and destroy U.S. aircraft carriers. First posted on a Chinese blog viewed as credible by military analysts and then translated by the naval affairs blog […]

Wearable Power Winner: DuPont/Smart Fuel Cell

$1M Wearable Power Prize Competition Winner Announced: Designed to spur innovation, the competition was launched in July 2007 by the DoD’s Research and Engineering Directorate to help develop a long-endurance, lightweight power pack for warfighters in the field. After beginning with 169 registered entries, the ultimate testing concluded on Oct. 4 when the final six […]