Luckily, the skies above the island of Benbecula, a remote Scottish outpost in the Outer Hebrides, have been clear and calm so far this October. While the systems they are here to test may be unmanned or autonomous, the various projects have brought together in Scotland several dozens of the world’s foremost experts in unmanned
Textron AirLand, LLC today announced that the Scorpion jet has successfully completed its first weapons exercise at White Sands Missile Range, while operating from Holloman Air Force Base (HAFB) in New Mexico. This exercise effectively...Show More Summary
News from Canada: BOIESTOWN, N.B. — A New Brunswick restaurateur has survived after a misfiring rifle showered his face with bullet shrapnel. Douglas Lyons said a bullet exploded in the chamber as he tried to load his Savage Axis.30-06 rifle Sunday while testing it in the woods ahead of a planned hunting trip. “The […]
Tomorrow is trash day, and I always roll the cans out. Sometimes I have to roll the trash out of this web site too. Keith Perkins, of Bangor, Maine, at 126.96.36.199, email@example.com, made an ass of himself today at this post. I did what I always do with those I suspect of being trolls. I […]
The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a contract worth as much as $600 million to fulfill the growing demand for Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) laser-guided rockets. With an initial award of more than $130 million, the three-year, indefinite delivery / indefinite quantity contract will help speed the delivery of these precision guidance
Pentagon chief Ashton Carter on Thursday again threatened an “overwhelming” response if North Korea uses a nuclear weapon, reflecting heightened tensions after Pyongyang conducted another missile test. Earlier in the day, North Korea had conducted a failed test — its second in a week — of a powerful medium-range missile that experts warn could be
Americas A Grumman F9F-8 Cougar on the flight deck of USS Lexington Museum has been painted pink for the month October. The new paint job is in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. However, the retired Navy fighter won’t stay pink forever, as a special procedure — applying liquid dishwashing soap to the latex paint […]
avy Vice Adm. Raquel Bono said she had no reason to believe rising percentages of obese troops are creating a readiness crisis
I think you’ll enjoy it. It’s super long, but you’ll get a better idea of all the bullshit that happens behind the scenes. BTW- The DRC says I don’t post here anymore because they scared me off. Yeah, not even a little. Dude, I have a 15 month old and every spare second I have, […]
Yeah, no one saw this coming, right? Iran wants “many billions of dollars” in exchange for the release of Americans held in Iranian prisons, according to Fox News; Senior Iranian officials, including the country’s president, have been floating the possibility of further payments from the United States for months. Since the White House agreed to […]
Despite what we heard yesterday, the battle for Mosul is progressing nicely, according to CBS News. The Kurds are taking smaller towns north of the Iraqi city which will put them within shouting distance of Mosul soon; two ISIS drones approached in the air. They were small, and it’s not clear whether they were armed, […]
The Louisiana National Guard says they're waiting for an Army team to arrive at Camp Minden.
Earlier this month, David Michael Ansberry, a member of the STP Family street hippies group attempted to bomb a police station in Nederland, Colorado. Ansberry’s distinguishing feature is that he’s 3 feet 6 inches tall. He was arrested after the attempt when he arrived in Chicago by air. From the Boulder Daily Camera; The group […]
--Little Red Riding Hood Hey there Little Red Riding Hood,You sure are looking good.You're everything a big bad wolf could want --Little Red Riding Hood, Sam the Sham and The Pharoahs He asked me for a good night kissI said, it's still...Show More Summary
The other day, we talked about the sentencing of Paul Tillson of New Jersey for defrauding the Department of Veterans’ Affairs of tens of thousands of dollars based on his lies. Well, I got a copy of the sentencing agreement and it looks like he will indeed pay restitution; In addition, Paul Tillson agrees to […]
HMS Queen Elizabeth will arrive for the first time in Portsmouth in 2017 but the exact date is still unknown […]
A demobilized Navy Reserve lawyer testified in the USS Cole case Wednesday by video from Virginia.
Iraqi special forces charged into the Mosul battle with a pre-dawn advance on a nearby town held by the Islamic State group.
A homeowner in Columbus, Georgia came home and found two strange vehicles in his driveway. Then he saw four people leaving his home, so he loaded his.40 caliber weapon and busted caps on them. They fled in one of the cars and on foot. The police found 17-year-old Brandon Rozier with a head wound […]
The commander of an EA-18G Growler squadron was relieved from his post after failing to meet standards, officials announced.