The US military has spent recent years shifting its attention to the challenges posed by competitors that can match or in some cases exceed the capabilities of US forces. A future conflict with such adversaries will be a marked departure from recent combat, and losses in such a fight could […]
The US Navy’s latest aircraft carrier, the John F. Kennedy, will be christened in December and should be commissioned next year. The service recently published the carrier’s official seal that commemorates its namesake and hints at what the future of naval aviation will look like. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
The US Air Force got its long-awaited KC-46 tanker this month. But Congress and military planners are already looking ahead to the next kind of tanker. The next thing may not be a single platform, the Air Force chief of staff said this weekend. On January 25, officials from Boeing […]
The Air Force's Strategic Development Planning...
At the end of fiscal year 2016 in September...
VIDEO: When it takes off for the first time in 2018, the VTOL X-Plane will be unlike any vehicle ever made. It can takeoff and land like a helicopter, fly as fast as a plane, and doesn't even need a pilot.
Watch the first unmanned delivery.
A game-changer for millions of Americans.