fighter jets

Top Fun

This 1997 Flight Sim Let You Fly the F-35 Years Before It Was Ready

I first flew the F-35 as a nine-year-old.
Ben Sullivan
2.1.17
robots

Swarms of Tiny Drones Could Accompany US Fighter Jets

The propeller-driven, winged robots, each the size of a beer can and weighing just one pound, could fly ahead of human pilots, scouting for targets, distracting enemy forces, or even attacking targets on their own.
David Axe
1.13.17
planes

The Military's Hornet Fighters Are Falling Out of the Sky

Six months. Eight accidents. Eight destroyed Hornets and one damaged one. Five dead aviators.
David Axe
12.15.16
Donald Trump

How Trump Could Actually Make the US Air Force Great Again

In the absence of a more specific official policy, Motherboard asked US air power experts what they think the president-elect should do to improve the military's flying branch.
David Axe
12.1.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Study shows Gitmo guards suffer from major PTSD, Trump says African Americans are "living in hell" at a rally in Florida, Adele endorses Clinton at a Miami show with the candidate in the audience, and more.
VICE Staff
10.26.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Australia Sort of Responded to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

The Australian government will now take 12,000 additional refugees from Syria. But is it enough?
Alan Weedon
9.9.15
china

Watch China's Very Familiar-Looking Next Generation Fighter Jet

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
Ben Richmond
11.9.14
videos

Watch the F-35 Finally Land On an Aircraft Carrier

Watch it $400 billion worth of times.
Ben Richmond
11.5.14
machines

Here Is a Big Ol' Boeing Dreamliner Flying Like a Fighter Jet

Look at it go.
Brian Anderson
7.16.14
News

The Navy’s Elite Flying Squad Is Obsessed with Porn

Lewdness in the US military is nothing new, but according to a recent internal report, the Blue Angels, the Navy's iconic flying acrobats, have devolved into a cesspool of degradation, dick pics, and sexual harassment.
Grace Wyler
6.5.14
News

Australia Will Buy Any Fighter Jets the US Tells It To

Australia’s alliance with the US is a linchpin of its defense policy. Sometimes this means spending $12 billion on sketchy fighter jets that it doesn't need.
Girard Dorney
4.24.14
Motherboard Blog

The Pentagon Wants Fighter Jets with Lasers in Just 17 Years

Wait, why will we need fighter jets in 2030?
Ben Richmond
11.26.13
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