SpaceX wins its first military launch contract
After fighting for a chance to bid for Air Force launches, SpaceX will carry the next GPS satellite into orbit.
Watch DARPA's tiny drone do 45 MPH indoors, autonomously
... and then crash into countless expensive pieces.
Air Force drones had a record number of crashes last year
The drones' mysterious issue lies in their starter-generators.
US Air Force allows enlisted ranks to fly drones
You don't have to go through officer training to fly an unmanned warplane.
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.
$2 billion rocket company merger could create giant SpaceX rival
United Launch Alliance, the Pentagon's preferred launcher of spy satellites, could be bought by an American rocket engine maker for $2 billion.
Air Force certifies SpaceX to bid for military space missions
Making peace with US Air Force and dropping charges against the agency has paid off for SpaceX. It...
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...
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...