The ad, which "draws a parallel between a 'shady' street dealer attempting to push 'unsafe' sushi to unsuspecting buyers, and medical marijuana patients being forced to obtain their medication in a similar fashion," airs in New Jersey on several national networks. Show More Summary
The United States Air Force is upgrading B61 nuclear bombs stationed across Europe. Those upgrades may violate the nation's own nuclear regulations. The B61 is a Cold War relic built in 1961 but new upgrades would give the bombs an internal guidance system that would make it easier for them to find their mark. Show More Summary
In the aftermath of the roof collapse at WGAL last week, employees at the NBC affiliate were forced to come up with creative ways to keep the station on the air. Poynter has a fascinating look at how WGAL stayed up and running after the incident. Show More Summary
Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force aviators light night-time smoke signals as part of their mandatory, semi-annual Life-Saving Survival Training aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Jan. 28, 2014. Night-time smoke signals use grey smoke with a flashing red light, while day-time smoke signals are bright red in color. Show More Summary
“The Invisible Peak” is a short documentary about the West Peak of Mount Tamalpais, a pristine mountaintop in Marin County, CA near San Francisco that was bulldozed in the 1950s to make way for a Cold War-era Air Force station. The documentary explores the mountain’s Cold War history as well as recent efforts to clean [...]
“The Invisible Peak” is a short documentary about the West Peak of Mount Tamalpais, a pristine mountaintop near San Francisco that was bulldozed in the 1950s to make way for a Cold War-era Air Force station. The documentary explores the mountain’s Cold War history as well as recent efforts to clean up the shuttered station [...]
Once again, Santa Monicans turned out in force to air their grievances with the proposed Bergamot Transit Village, a 767,000-square-foot mixed-user planned near the future Expo Line station at Olympic and Twenty-Sixth in what's currently an unused Papermate factory....
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - An unmanned rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Thursday to put the newest member of NASA's space communications network into orbit.
After many months of asking, I finally got the chance to visit the Royal Air Force’s 13 Sqn at Waddington in Lincolnshire on 15 January, and to see its UK-based ground control station for the General Atomics Reaper. The UK’s only armed remotely piloted air system, the Reaper has been in RAF service since late […]
The Royal Air Force (RAF) base at Waddington in the UK maintains two Ground Control Stations for managing unmanned aircraft systems flying halfway around the world in Afghanistan. Read more...
A Russian fighter jet unit has arrived at a Belarusian airbase where it will be stationed on alert duty as part of an integrated regional air defense network, Belarusian news agency BelaPAN reported. Four Russian Air Force Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker […]
SpaceX celebrated a flawless launch of its Falcon 9 spacecraft from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Wednesday. It delivered an SES-8 satellite into orbit without a glitch bringing the Falcon 9 one flight away from being qualified to fly missions for the US Air Force. [SpaceX via BoingBoing] More »
SpaceX celebrated a flawless launch of its Falcon 9 spacecraft from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Wednesday. It delivered an SES-8 satellite into orbit without a glitch bringing the Falcon 9 one flight away from being qualified to fly missions for the Air Force. [SpaceX via BoingBoing] Read more...
SpaceX's Falcon 9 launching from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. (Credit: Screengrab by Dara Kerr/CNET) As the saying goes, the third time's a charm. The conditions were perfect, wind was down, temperatures were moderate, and SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launch out of Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station was a success on Tuesday. Show More Summary
[A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket, carrying its first commercial payload, a communications satellite, lifts off from Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Photo by John Raoux via AP] Read more...
Private spaceflight company SpaceX launched a commercial satellite mission from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Tuesday on its third try after the first two attempts were aborted due to technical problems.
Between the nights of December 26 and 29, 1980, multiple, extraordinary UFO events occurred within Rendlesham Forest, Suffolk, England that involved military personnel from the nearby Royal Air Force stations of Bentwaters and Woodbridge. Since that now long gone period, countless U.S. Air Force personnel, who were...
ABC News’ Producer Angel Canales and Editor Arthur Niemynski report: SAN DIEGO — Growing up overseas while her father was in the Air Force stationed in Okinawa, Japan, Liz Carmouche was surrounded by military life from early age. “The people in my life that I...
NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission began with a smooth countdown and flawless launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex 41. The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying the 5,400-pound spacecraft lifted off at 1:28 p.m. Show More Summary
The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifted off at 1:28 p.m. ET from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station carrying the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, or MAVEN, spacecraft on a 10-month journey to the Red Planet. (Credit: NASA)...Show More Summary