by Anil Powers | Oct 28, 2015 | MonitorKey Reads South China Sea: Beijing ‘Not Frightened to Fight a War’ After US Move Tom Phillips / The Guardian Twenty-four hours after Washington challenged Beijing’s territorial claims in the region by deploying a warship to waters around the disputed Spratly...
by Spencer Ackerman | May 14, 2013 | MonitorFor the first time ever, the Navy launched a drone off an aircraft carrier at sea today. It just didn’t land on the carrier, a much harder task.
by David Axe | Mar 27, 2013 | MonitorNorthrop Grumman, Boeing, General Atomics and Lockheed Martin are set to square off in a contest to build the first drone to operate off an aircraft carrier.
by Spencer Ackerman | Feb 14, 2013 | MonitorThe Army has killed its massive spy blimp. And as the Long Range Multi-Intelligence Vehicle dies, so too does an entire model of aerial surveillance for the foreseeable future.
by David Axe | Dec 8, 2012 | MonitorThe Air Force could be secretly working on at least two new high-tech, stealthy UAVs optimized for the intense air wars of the future.