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Air Force Mulls Low-Cost Fighter Experiment

The Air Force intends to conduct an informal experiment of a potential light attack fighter aircraft the service could use in ongoing counterterrorism air campaigns,…






The DF-ZF hypersonic glide vehicle. Photo: People's Daily Online.

China’s Hypersonic Glider Passes New Test

China has successfully completed a seventh flight test of its new hypersonic glide vehicle last week in its northern central Shanxi province, according to an…


Battelle’s DroneDefender is a shoulder-fired weapon that uses radio waves to cut the link between the drone and its controller. (Photo courtesy Battelle)

Homeland Security Seeks Drone-Killing Technology

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security wants to evaluate technology capable of taking out drones flying above cities. Counter-unmanned aerial systems are among the emerging…










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Let the B-21 Bomber Naming Contest Begin

Super Spirit. Sky Dragon. Nighthawk II. Marauder II. Vengeance. Ghost. Shadow. You’ve told us what you think the U.S. Air Force’s next-generation stealth bomber should…