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How the war in Afghanistan revealed an evolving drone fleet’s mettle—and shortcomings
The cameras got better, but a Hellfire missile is still no scalpel.
The Army’s launching drones from dune buggies. Here’s why.
The future is starting to look a little more like a G.I. Joe scene.
This company is retrofitting airplanes to fly on missions with no pilots
Are we ready for airplanes with no humans in the cockpit?
Watch this French laser zap drones out of the sky
The system is one way for militaries and others to deal with rogue drones. Pew, pew!
Why does NASA keep launching Wright brothers’ stuff into space?
Ingenuity, the Mars Helicopter, has a tiny piece of the 1903 Wright Flyer on board. Here's why.
How the burning heart of a jet engine functions without melting
For temperatures over 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit, these materials get the scorching job done.
Navy SEALs could get new airborne backup. Here’s what the planes look like.
Special Operations Command wants new aircraft for "armed overwatch." These are the options.
An Air Force artificial intelligence program flew a drone fighter for hours
It's called Skyborg, and it's an AI system that can pilot a robotic wingman.
How a ransomware attack shut down a major US fuel pipeline
The network carries petroleum products like gasoline and aviation fuel. Here's what to know.
Fire-resistant clothing is a hot choice. Here’s how it works.
PyroMan helps this company test the gear that soldiers wear to protect themselves from intense flames.