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The Pentagon is one step closer to fielding its smartest bomb ever
The Navy has conducted a guided release of its GBU-53/B StormBreaker bomb from an F/A-18E/F Super Hornet for the first time in a major step towards reaching initial operating capability...
The US dropped more munitions on Afghanistan last year than any other time in the last decade
The U.S. military dropped more munitions on targets across Afghanistan in 2019 than during any other year stretching back to at least 2009, according to Air Force data
We salute the all-women Air Force team that crushed a weapons loading competition dressed as Rosie the Riveter
"The team members wanted to represent the women that paved the way"
The Air Force’s munitions shortage is about to get even worse
The Air Force is currently in the middle of a major precision guided munitions shortage stretching back nearly four years — and according to the service's top general, budget jousting...
The Air Force is investigating how white phosphorus rockets ended up all over a Tucson road
The Air Force is currently investigating an August incident that saw rockets outfitted with white phosphorus warheads spill out of a military vehicle onto an Tucson roadway, Task & Purpose...
If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my AI-powered ‘Spice’ bombs
Scary, Sport, Baby, and Ginger are back and ready to bomb unsuspecting targets back to the Stone Age
3 former Marines plead guilty to stealing munitions from Navy sub base
The first part of the Kings Bay munitions theft prosecution began to draw to a close Tuesday after three former Marines pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to their roles...
The US Is On Pace To Bomb Afghanistan More Than Ever This Year — With No End In Sight
The 591 weapons released over Afghanistan in May were the most in a month so far this year, according to … Continued
Here Are Some Of The Badass Aircraft, Vehicles, And Munitions On Trump’s Massive Military Wish List
President Donald Trump's fiscal budget request for 2019 includes a proposed $686 billion defense budget. While Trump has pushed for a larger military … Continued
The Army Is Testing Its Replacement For The Beloved Hellfire Missile, And Soldiers Already Like What They See
Army aviators have been putting the new Joint Air-to-Ground Missile through its paces as the program works its way to … Continued
What’s On A B-1B Lancer Aircrew’s Wish List? Room For More Bombs
Editor’s Note: This article by Oriana Pawlyk originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran … Continued
Air Force Secretary: Congress Could Worsen Anti-ISIS Coalition’s Major Bomb Shortage
The U.S.-led coalition’s three-year bombing campaign against ISIS may have reached unprecedented levels in August, but Air Force Secretary Heather … Continued
You Have Totally Earned This 4-Minute Video Of The Navy Blowing Stuff Up
Nestled in the southwest corner of the Mojave Desert, California’s Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division — “China Lake” — … Continued
DoD Has Contaminated Nearly 40 Million Acres By Burning Old Munitions
The Pentagon has poisoned the well. Literally. A recent ProPublica investigation revealed some startling information about how the Pentagon's storing, testing … Continued
How Many Air Force Bombs Dropped On ISIS In Iraq And Syria Were ‘Duds’?
In the three years since President Barack Obama first declared war on ISIS, the U.S-led multinational coalition has dropped tens … Continued
Mattis Personally Intervened To Jam As Many Bombs As Possible Into The DoD Budget
Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis “personally intervened” in the Department of Defense’s fiscal year 2018 budget request to maximize the … Continued
The Air Force Is Developing A Baby Version Of The ‘Mother of All Bombs’
Editor’s Note: This article by Oriana Pawlyk originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and … Continued
The Pentagon Has Dropped So Many Bombs On ISIS We’re Literally Running Out
The United States military’s bomb shortage is bad and getting worse. As a result of the multinational bombing campaign against … Continued
The Military Has A Plan To Make Earth-Friendly Munitions
It’s not everyday you meet a hardened warfighter with a green thumb. Service members are mostly trained to crater enemy … Continued