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The Only Fighter That Could Beat the F-22?
In the decade and a half since it first entered service, the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor has been an air superiority fighter without equal, but that hasn’t always been the case. For a short time in the 1990s, the YF-22 that would lead to the operational F-22 may have met its match in the form...
Swedish Military Build-Up on Baltic Island ‘A Signal to Russia’
Concerns about Russia’s intentions in the region have risen since Moscow’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. READ MORE :
Navy's Expeditionary Sea Base Capability
The USS Lewis B. Puller (ESB 3) is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of Naval Operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region. (U.S. Marine Corps Video by Cpl. Haley Buker)
#SB1Defiant Expands the Flight Envelope
On June 9th, 2020, the #SB1Defiant continued its test regiment and expanded the flight envelope, achieving 205 knots, surpassing the top speed of the legendary Black Hawk. Sikorsky Chief Test Pilot, Bill Fell remarked that this milestone is just the beginning and that the #SB1Defiant has...
Introducing the Jolly Green II
The HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter builds on the legacy of the Jolly Green Giant, bringing new capabilities to the combat rescue mission.
The Marine Corps Gunner
The Marine Gunner was born March 24, 1917. Since then, Gunners have taken part in the molding and perfection of tactical weapons employment.
Help Us Keep America's Promise
General David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker hosted a private event for the non-profit No One Left Behind ( on Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. to show support for the Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) program. SIVs are local Afghans and Iraqis who served alongside our...
Intelligence and the Future Battlefield, with LTG Scott Berrier
In this episode of  the MWI Podcast, MWIâ??s John Amble speaks with LTG Scott Berrier. As the Army G-2, he is the senior most intelligence officer assigned to the U.S. Army headquarters. That makes him the perfect guest for a discussion about the Armyâ??s intelligence enterprise, and the...
Marine Rotational Force â?? Darwin (MRF-D)
U.S. Marines with Marine Rotational Force â?? Darwin (MRF-D), participate in various exercises throughout the six-month deployment during the Northern Territory dry season in Darwin, Australia. MRF-D provides Marines with the opportunity to train with allies and regional partners, enhance regional...
Future Vertical Lift Cross-Functional Team
Army Future Command's Future Vertical Lift Cross-Functional Team continues to focus on providing lethal capabilities for the future fight. In a recent demo at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona, the Army fired a SPIKE Non-Line-Of-Sight missile from a U.S. AH-64E Apache. The team hit its target 5/5...
USS Abraham Lincoln and USS Kearsarge in the Arabian Gulf
ARABIAN SEA (May 17, 2019) The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group (CSG) and Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) conduct joint operations. Abraham Lincoln and Kearsarge along with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), are conducting operations in the 5th fleet area of operation prepared to...
JTAC in Portugal
A Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC) is the critical link between military elements on the ground and in the air. They are responsible for accurately directing close air support towards targets while safeguarding friendlies.
2019 FIRES Conference
The 2019 FIRES Conference held on Fort Sill. The conversations and speaker sessions had here will influence the very foundation and future of the FIRES community (ADA, FA, AMD, etc).
Anzac Day Dawn Service From Anzac Cove in Gallipoli
Despite a security scare before the service, hundreds gathered in Anzac Cove to mark 104 years since the landing at Gallipoli.
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