How Stealth F-35s Could Help the U.S. Army Defeat Any Foe

Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona – An advancing infantry unit breaks through a thick wall of enemy fighters when suddenly, while under heavy fire, soldiers on the ground receive incoming targeting data from an overhead F-35 showing that their unit will…

How Stealth F-35s Could Help the U.S. Army Defeat Any Foe

Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona – An advancing infantry unit breaks through a thick wall of enemy fighters when suddenly, while under heavy fire, soldiers on the ground receive incoming targeting data from an overhead F-35 showing that their unit will…

Networked Drones: The U.S. Army’s Next Super Weapon?

Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona – There are many now-underway tactical adjustments being pursued by the Army as it adapts to new technologies and seeks to transform into a new era of warfare. Among these are the drones, lightning-fast sensing and shooting, air-ground-sea-space attack…

V-280 Is Coming: Get Ready for the Army’s New Air Assault Aircraft

It flies faster than three hundred knots. Pilots can see through the walls like it is Wonderwoman’s invisible jet. It can network targeting data, control nearby drones from the air and fire a new generation of weapons. It is designed…

The Story of the Last British Cavalry Charge in History

Key Point: The lancers charged with fine style, lances leveled and swords drawn. On the morning of September 1, 1898, Lieutenant Winston Churchill of the Queen’s 4th Hussars rode out with four squadrons of the 21st Lancers to scout the approaches…

V-280 Is Coming: Get Ready for the Army’s New Air Assault Aircraft

It flies faster than three hundred knots. Pilots can see through the walls like it is Wonderwoman’s invisible jet. It can network targeting data, control nearby drones from the air and fire a new generation of weapons. It is designed…

North Korea’s Ground Forces: A Bloated, Backward and Crippled Mess

North Korea’s defense budget occupies a staggering 23% of its GDP, by far the highest proportion of any 21st-century country. The DPRK’s massive military outlays have gone, in no small part, towards sustaining the fourth-largest standing army in the world. There…

Donald Trump Doesn’t Care About Africa

America’s Department of State recently suspended $130 million worth of aid to Ethiopia because of “a lack of progress” on negotiations pertaining to the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the River Nile. According to state department officials,…

Donald Trump Has a Debt Problem (No, Not His Taxes)

The Congressional Budget Office has released new estimates. Federal government spending jumped from $4.5 trillion in fiscal 2019 to $6.6 trillion in fiscal 2020, as shown in the chart below. That huge increase was financed by borrowing, the costs of which will…

Donald Trump Has a Debt Problem (No, Not His Taxes)

The Congressional Budget Office has released new estimates. Federal government spending jumped from $4.5 trillion in fiscal 2019 to $6.6 trillion in fiscal 2020, as shown in the chart below. That huge increase was financed by borrowing, the costs of which will…