Category: ARSENAL
Russian Sub Unleashes Four Nuclear Missiles

Russian Sub Unleashes Four Nuclear Missiles in Less Than 20 Seconds

The world-ending Yuri Dolgoruky can deliver the firepower of 640 Hiroshimas in less than a minute. One of Russia’s most powerful submarines ripple-fired four long-range nuclear-tipped missiles in a matter of seconds. The exercise this week was an important reminder of how Russia, the United States, and other nuclear powers test and maintain large numbers of nuclear […]

Gremlins Will Turn Airplanes Into Flying Aircraft Carriers

Gremlins Will Turn Airplanes Into Flying Aircraft Carriers

The Pentagon and engineering consultancy Dynetics have published footage showing how US C-130 transport planes could work as airborne aircraft carriers capable of launching and recovering unmanned aerial vehicles. “Gremlin is an air-recoverable reusable platform enabling an array of technologies to be taken into the operational field and collaborate with one another,” a narrator says in the newly released video. […]

CIA Agents Who Torture Get Promoted; Agents Who Object Get Jailed

CIA Agents Who Torture Get Promoted; Agents Who Object Get Jailed

Former CIA officer-turned-peace activist Ray McGovern was arrested Wednesday after allegedly disrupting a US Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Gina Haspel’s nomination as CIA director. Medea Benjamin of Code Pink, who protested alongside McGovern, told  obviously never intended to allow protesters to have a voice. “There were quite a number of us; in fact I’d say about two […]

Russia Shows New Hypersonic Missile on Two MiG-31 Aircraft in Victory Day Rehearsals

Exciting photos emerged Friday on social media of the unique Russian Aerospace Forces long-range interceptor, the MiG-31K (NATO codename “Foxhound”) carrying the new long-range, hypersonic Kh-47M2 “Kinzhal” missile. In a story on the Russian news agency TASS website, it was reported that “Upgraded MiG-31K fighter jets armed with the Kinzhal hypersonic missile system will take part in […]

Pentagon Said US military pilots injured by Chinese lasers in Djibouti

Pentagon Said US military pilots injured by Chinese laser in Djibouti

Two pilots on a C-130 cargo plane suffered minor eye injuries during the laser pointing incidents Chinese nationals have on multiple occasions shone military-grade laser pointers at US pilots operating out of the American base in Djibouti, the Pentagon said Thursday. Officials have issued a formal diplomatic complaint and demanded Beijing investigate a series of […]

Russian Fighter Flies Within 20 Feet

Russian Fighter Flies Within 20 Feet of U.S. Navy Plane

Su-27SM3 of the Russian Air Force, an improved version of the original jet with upgraded fire control and air-to-ground capabilities A U.S. Navy maritime patrol aircraft was the subject of an “unprofessional intercept” by a Russian Su-27 interceptor, according to several news reports. The Russian jet reportedly came within 20 feet of the larger plane. […]