Impressive video of a new Norwegian Naval Strike Missile tested off the coat of Andøya, in northern Norway: The 400-pound, four-meter-long, 150-kilometer-range weapon hit and blew up the frigate KNM Trondheim. Read more...
Doug Bandow As U.S. relations with Russia go from bad to worse, even old agreements seem at risk. Such as the INF (Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces) Treaty. The 1987 pact essentially cleared Europe of mid-range missiles (between 500 and 5500 kilometers). Show More Summary
The latest annual report [PDF] to the US Congress by its US-China Economic and Security Review Commission notes that submarine-launched ballistic missiles give China its “first credible sea-based nuclear deterrent”: “The JL–2’s range...Show More Summary
Well, that was terrifying. Leave it to Showtime's best terrorism-themed thrill-ride (outside of Californication) to wring as much suspense from whether Saul will take a phone call from his wife as it does from a missile attack. See, a lot of people mistakenly favor the first season of a TV... More »
Some random Sunday evening thoughts: An interview with former LGM commenter JW Mason Upside of GOP takeover is that the A-10 Warthog may get saved The missile men of North Vietnam Tracking changes in Kentucky’s energy landscape INS Vikrant gets the saw… Britain’s five worst military defeats
The gig: Simon "Si" Ramo helped lead the Cold War development of the intercontinental ballistic missile, which could send a nuclear warhead thousands of miles. The aerospace pioneer co-founded two Fortune 500 companies, including TRW Inc., for which he built a sprawling campus in Redondo...
Iranian sources have revealed that Hezbollah has received from Iran a new missile of great destructive capabilities and that can reach the “Dimona” nuclear reactor in southern Israel. The Fars News agency ” which is close to the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, reported on Saturday that the new missile is of the Fateh class or “conqueror” […]
A new Russian nuclear submarine is set to launch on December 19, setting sail with as many as 16 of Russia’s next-generation nuclear missiles on board as President Vladimir Putin continues to rebuild his country’s nuclear defenses. The...Show More Summary
For the right price, Aston Martin will do to your expensive British car whatever you want as part of their Q customization program. Of course, when I hear "Q" is upgrading an Aston Martin I immediately think of adding missiles. Alas, not, but here here's a tasteful look at a tasteful Vanquish convertible they did. Read more...
A bitter wind relentlessly whips across acres of frozen prairie at this remote base, where hundreds of airmen and women stay on alert around the clock to do the unthinkable: launch a nuclear attack.
When a major natural disaster or nuclear war strikes, survival will be the main priority for most us. For some, though, the biggest problem will be deciding whether to watch a movie or go for a swim. Residents at the luxury Survival Condo resort will be safe, secure and not short of entertainment... Show More Summary
- inspired by Nidhogg, Towerfall, and Samurai Gunn - one-hit-kill - single-screen - competitive mode - party-centric EXPLOSIONS mode with powerups, custom maps, and a variety of game types - basic missile attack, or hold the button down to charge and shoot a laser - custom level support Link
ABC News talks to the first drone operator to fire a Hellfire missile from a Predator platform, you know, since it’s becoming popular to talk about your secret operations these days. He says that he once found Osama bin Laden a year before the 9-11 attacks made bin Laden a priority target. However the drones […]
BOOM!!!!! A brilliant goal was scored in the Guf Cup on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia took on Yemen. The deadlock was broken midway through the first half when Nawaf Al-Abed scored another memorable goal in his career. After the ball dropped at his left foot a couple of yards outside the Yemen box on the left hand […]
A missile car is what happens when you build a drift car too nice to thrash with willful abandon on a track. You get the beater-iest beater that will spin a wheel and go to town. This is how Europe gets that done. Read more...
A year before he was the first pilot to ever unleash a Hellfire missile from a Predator drone in combat, airman Scott Swanson said he was at the controls of another Predator back in 2000 when a man believed to be Osama bin Laden was...
The time around Zhuhai air show is always interesting for PLA followers, because we see a whole bunch of new models displayed. This year was no different. A lot of pictures of different PGMs, ground attack missiles, army vehicles and air defense systems came out before the show even started. Show More Summary
Pakistan successfully tested an intermediate-range ballistic missile today with an impact point in the Persian Gulf. The newly tested version of the Shaheen-II ballistic missile, which is roughly equivalent to the US's Pershing II missiles, can carry either conventional or nuclear warheads according to ISPR, the Pakistani army's public relations arm. Show More Summary
Pakistan on Thursday conducted a successful training launch of intermediate range Shaheen-II (Hatf-VI) ballistic missile, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) reported. The successful launch was the culminating point of the Field Training Exercise of Army Strategic Forces Command. The […]
That’s some serious military hardware parading down city streets, but, no, this isn’t Moscow’s Red Square — it’s Long Beach, California. More »