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Follow Instructions

As a somewhat seasoned model builder, I tend to take the instructions as a basic guide. I am confident that “I know” what I am doing most of the time and that pride in myself has steered me into a pickle. 187 more words

Model Airplanes

What Happens to a Cruise Missile Captured by the Russians

I love to read about these behind the scenes military research facilities. In the back of my mind I knew that the US and Russia both had facilities like this to study tech we’ve recovered from the battlefield. 111 more words

Military

Why America’s two best fighter jets can’t talk to each other

With the F-22 Raptor and the F-35 Lightning II, the U.S. has fielded two of the world’s most sophisticated, maneuverable and stealthy fighter jets. They both function as airborne shepherds of America’s flock of older combat aircraft, using their state-of-the-art systems to communicate threats and targets on the ground and in the air. 890 more words

Aviation

DoD watchdog: Air Force failed to effectively manage F-22 modernization

From the Defense News website

The U.S. Air Force ineffectively managed the stealthy F-22 Raptor’s modernization program, putting America’s air superiority at risk, the DoD Inspector General found in a new report. 44 more words

History

Check Six: Two Fighters from HIANG's History

Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor and McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom
…via @ron_eisele pic.twitter.com/sQDe01bqNa

— Mark Lane 🇬🇧 (@marklanebiz) March 24, 2018

History

Recent Battle in Syria Exposes the Weaknesses of Pro Assad Forces

By Bijan Razzaghi

On the night of February 7th 2018 a mechanized force of between 100 to 500 pro Assad forces conducted an attack on a Coalition backed Syrian Democratic (SDF) position in the town of Khasham in northwestern Syria. 421 more words

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