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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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06.22.15
Army and Air Force team up for laser-based landmine sweepers
06.22.15

Army and Air Force team up for laser-based landmine sweepers

Used to be that if the US military wanted to clear a roadway, runway or airfield of deadly IEDs (i...

By A. Tarantola,   06.22.15
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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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02.18.15
US allows widespread exports of armed drones to its allies
02.18.15

US allows widespread exports of armed drones to its allies

The US has unsurprisingly kept a tight lid on sales of armed drones to prevent the technology from...

By J. Fingas,   02.18.15
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05.17.13
US Air Force is saving huge money with iPads
05.17.13

US Air Force is saving huge money with iPads

The US Air Force has opened up about how the iPad will help it realize over US$50 million in savings...

By D. Caolo,   05.17.13
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04.10.13
US budget has NASA planning to capture an asteroid, USAF reviving DSCOVR (video)
04.10.13

US budget has NASA planning to capture an asteroid, USAF reviving DSCOVR (video)

Many have lamented the seeming decline of the US space program. While we're not expecting an immed...

By J. Fingas,   04.10.13
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