War Is Boring
Lockheed Martin is now lobbying his transition team.
In October, American forces in the Middle East had at least two aircraft capable of jamming radio signals used by insurgents to trigger bombs on the ground.
Sporting more than a dozens antennas, the jet’s main job is to orbit above or near the battlefield and scoop up enemy communications chatter.
The TOS-1 is relatively short range and kills almost entirely with pressure.
The fire occurred nearly eight weeks after the Air Force declared the F-35A ready for combat.
The Enhanced Tactical Multi-Purpose grenade, or ET-MP, will be a frag-concussion twofer.
The clips, digitized last year, show the flying branch’s first pilotless attackers during test flights in the early 70s.
The 1986 family comedy plays a lot different in the age of drone warfare.
Comedy takes the sting out of our darkest fears.