Airforce

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...

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04.28.15
Secretive space drone used to test futuristic propulsion system
04.28.15

Secretive space drone used to test futuristic propulsion system

Ask someone in the street what they know about the Air Force's top-secret space plane and you'll p...

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04.16.15
Europe's combat UAV takes to the skies over Italy
04.16.15

Europe's combat UAV takes to the skies over Italy

After nearly a decade of design and development, the first full-size nEUROn unmanned combat air ve...

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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...

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01.23.15
SpaceX and Air Force make peace, more rocket launches now up for grabs
01.23.15

SpaceX and Air Force make peace, more rocket launches now up for grabs

SpaceX and the US Air Force have reached an agreement regarding a lawsuit filed by the former, but...

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01.08.15
SpaceX has to wait until mid-2015 to bid on Air Force rocket launches
01.08.15

SpaceX has to wait until mid-2015 to bid on Air Force rocket launches

By mid-2015, SpaceX might finally be able to compete for some of the 36 or so rocket launches the...

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10.27.14
Tiny tethered drone gives soldiers a view of the dangers ahead
10.27.14

Tiny tethered drone gives soldiers a view of the dangers ahead

Drones already give troops valuable data about enemies and devastated areas, but the existing vehi...

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05.27.14
The US Air Force's oldest bomber is now a flying network
05.27.14

The US Air Force's oldest bomber is now a flying network

The B-52 may be one of the US Air Force's most reliable bombers, but it's not exactly a technology...

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04.25.14
SpaceX's reusable rocket worked, now it wants more government business
04.25.14

SpaceX's reusable rocket worked, now it wants more government business

Elon Musk has been trying to build a better rocket for awhile -- and now he's getting serious abou...

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