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  • US Marines In Squad Live Fire Field Exercise November 26, 2020
    US Marines conduct Squad Live Fire Field Exercise. WarLeaks – Military Blog covers events, news, missions & facts from the United States Armed Forces including the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard and more! Furthermore you will…
    Steve Taylor
  • Turkey Stops German Commandos Search On Turkish Cargo Ship November 24, 2020
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    Steve Taylor
  • Military Fail – Tank Fail: Merkava Tank Flips Over November 23, 2020
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    Steve Taylor
  • The Future Is Now! Russian FSB Special Forces Use Armed Robot During Urban Training Exericse November 23, 2020
    Footage from a Russian special force urban training exercise shows the usage of a armed combat robot system by Russian special forces. Russia tries to integrate armed robot systems in their troops ranks for long now and as you can see progress…
    Steve Taylor
  • POV GoPro Footage – French Tanks & Soldiers Prepare For Deployment With Combined Arms Field Exercise November 21, 2020
    Pov GoPro tank and helmet cam footage from French tanks and soldiers shows the french 1er régiment tirailleurs ( infantery régiment ) during a combined arms field exercise together with a platoon of Leclerc tanks. The video was provided by the 5e…
    Steve Taylor
  • The Most Important Planes of the USAF (It Might Be Retired) November 20, 2020
    The Boeing E-3 Sentry, commonly known as AWACS, is an American airborne early warning and control aircraft developed by Boeing. Derived from the Boeing 707, it provides all-weather surveillance, command, control, and communications, and is used by the United States Air Force,…
    Steve Taylor
  • Here’s America’s Air-Launched Missiles and Bombs actually Cost November 19, 2020
    Whenever you see pictures of U.S. military combat aircraft, drones, and helicopters deployed on operations overseas, or even just during exercises in the United States or abroad, they’re often loaded down with various missiles and other precision-guided munitions. It’s no secret that…
    Steve Taylor
  • The Dangerous Fighter Plane of the U.S. Navy November 19, 2020
    The F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet, which is now manufactured by Boeing following its merger with McDonnell Douglas in 1997, is produced as two distinct versions. The single-seat F/A-18/E and the dual-seat F/A-18/F. The new Block III aircraft is a more modest proposition…
    Steve Taylor
  • If the F-22 Raptor Join Carrier Strike Group November 19, 2020
    But how about F-22 stealth fighter jets? During the U.S. Navy’s Valiant Shield exercise in the Pacific in September, the service began to explore the idea of having F-22 Raptors defend surface ships such as destroyers, amphibious assault ships and carriers. Other…
    Steve Taylor
  • Here’s Why Aircraft Carriers Still Dominate the Oceans November 19, 2020
    An aircraft carrier is a warship that serves as a seagoing airbase, equipped with a full-length flight deck and facilities for carrying, arming, deploying, and recovering aircraft. Typically, it is the capital ship of a fleet, as it allows a naval force…
    Steve Taylor
  • Here’s the US Navy’s Latest Interceptor Missile November 19, 2020
    The SM-6 missile is three missiles in one. It’s the only weapon that can perform anti-air warfare, ballistic missile defense and anti-surface warfare missions. The system offers navies more flexibility in limited ship space—and it’s enabling the U.S. and its allies to…
    Steve Taylor
  • America’s P-8 Poseidon: Now a Ship Killer, Bomber & More November 19, 2020
    A militarized version of the Boeing 737 commercial aircraft, the P-8A Poseidon is intended to replace the U.S. Navy’s ageing P-3 Orion fleet as the service’s front-line anti-submarine warfare aircraft. The P-8A has an active multi-static and passive acoustic sensor system, inverse…
    Steve Taylor
  • Just How Big is America’s C-17 Globemaster III November 19, 2020
    The C-17 Globemaster serves as the U.S. Air Force’s primary strategic lift aircraft for global transport of troops and equipment. The C-17 is capable of rapid strategic delivery of troops and all types of cargo to main operating bases or directly to…
    Steve Taylor
  • Here Comes the US Navy’s New Stealth Submarine November 19, 2020
    The USS Montana will be a Virginia-class submarine of the United States Navy. She will honor the U.S. State of Montana. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced its name on 3 September 2015 at a ceremony hosted in Billings, Montana with…
    Steve Taylor
  • It’s Time to Buy More F-35 Stealth Fighters November 19, 2020
    The down side always has been the cost. As good as the F-35 is, obtaining sufficient numbers to cover all of America’s global challenges and responsibilities has been daunting. Lockheed Martin has exceeded expectations. In the most recently agreed upon lots (12-14),…
    Steve Taylor
  • Here Comes the New XM913 50mm Cannon for the Bradley Replacement November 19, 2020
    United States defense contractor Northrop Grumman is continuing to deliver the XM913 50MM Bushmaster chain gun to the U.S. Army, even as the service continues to consider its cannon caliber requirements for the vehicle that will eventually replace the aging M2 BRADLEY…
    Steve Taylor
  • What if a Pair of B-52 Bombers Hunt Down and sink a Warship November 19, 2020
    In recent months, the B-52s have been deployed around the world from Guam to Europe, and earlier this week two subsonic B-52s – CALL-SIGNS "Bush 11" and "Bush 12" – flew from the Royal Air Force base at Fairford and conducted Joint…
    Steve Taylor
  • How the USS Carl Vinson Supercarrier (armed with F-35s) could be Unstoppable November 19, 2020
    The Carl Vinson was first ordered in 1974, laid down in 1975 and launched in 1980. She was officially commissioned in 1982 and makes her home in Norfolk, Virginia. She has incurred a variety of comical nicknames throughout her years of service…
    Steve Taylor
  • Here Comes the New MH-47G Chinook Helicopter November 19, 2020
    The the New MH-47G Block II Chinook Helicopter will replace older MH-47E helicopters in Army service. The MH-47 is flown exclusively by the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, part of Army Special Operations Command, from Fort Campbell in Kentucky, Hunter Army Airfield…
    Steve Taylor
  • Here’s Why the C-130 Hercules Might Fly for 80 Years November 19, 2020
    The Lockheed C-130 Hercules is an American four-engine turboprop military transport aircraft. Capable of using unprepared runways for takeoffs and landings, the C-130 was originally designed as a troop, medevac, and cargo transport aircraft. The versatile airframe has found uses in a…
    Steve Taylor