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12.28.15
US Air Force allows enlisted ranks to fly drones
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US Air Force allows enlisted ranks to fly drones

You don't have to go through officer training to fly an unmanned warplane.

By J. Fingas,   12.28.15
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11.18.15
Air Force torch cuts through locks like a hot knife through butter
11.18.15

Air Force torch cuts through locks like a hot knife through butter

If US soldiers want inside, this superheated torch will get them past locked doors in less than a second.

By J. Fingas,   11.18.15
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10.27.15
Northrop Grumman lands USAF deal for new long-range strike bomber
10.27.15

Northrop Grumman lands USAF deal for new long-range strike bomber

Northrop wins big with $60 billion contract for the United States' next top bomber.

By A. Tarantola,   10.27.15
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09.18.15
The Air Force will have combat lasers on its war planes by 2020
09.18.15

The Air Force will have combat lasers on its war planes by 2020

GIT SOME

By A. Tarantola,   09.18.15
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06.03.15
The USAF found and flattened an ISIL base because of selfies
06.03.15

The USAF found and flattened an ISIL base because of selfies

According to Air Force Gen. Hawk Carlisle, a USAF intelligence team with the 361st ISR (Intelligen...

By A. Tarantola,   06.03.15
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05.26.15
The US Air Force hopes to recruit you with a virtual reality game
05.26.15

The US Air Force hopes to recruit you with a virtual reality game

The US Air Force has an interesting dilemma: how do you convey the thrill of flying a fighter jet...

By J. Fingas,   05.26.15
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05.17.15
The US' drone pilots aren't getting enough training
05.17.15

The US' drone pilots aren't getting enough training

The US is increasingly relying on drones for recon and air support, but you almost wouldn't know i...

By J. Fingas,   05.17.15
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03.24.15
The US Air Force will train with remote-controlled F-16s
03.24.15

The US Air Force will train with remote-controlled F-16s

To keep their skills sharp, US Air Force pilots routinely fly simulated sorties against domestic p...

By A. Tarantola,   03.24.15
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03.16.15
Virtualized Air Force war games put Top Gun to shame
03.16.15

Virtualized Air Force war games put Top Gun to shame

Every year for the past four decades, the US Air Force and its NATO allies have staged a series of...

By A. Tarantola,   03.16.15
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