Lockheed engineers will determine the fate of the F-22s ravaged by Hurricane Michael at Tyndall Air Base

US Air Force photo by Senior Airman Derek Seifert The F-22 Raptor stealth fighter jets left behind at Tyndall Air Base, which was devastated by Hurricane Michael’s rampage across Florida, will be inspected by Lockheed Martin structural engineers. Tyndall Air Base serves as a critical training and maintenance ground for about 50 F-22s, or nearly a […]

Anti-US base candidate wins Okinawa governor elections

A staunch opponent of the planned relocation of a US military base within Okinawa Island, where the issue sparked major public protests, has beaten a government-backed competitor in the local governor elections. Read more Denny Tamaki, a former opposition lawmaker and a son of the US marine, has got a win against Atsushi Sakima, the […]

Star Wars 9 leaks reveal Kylo Ren's hidden base and TWO biggest fears

The First Order was never anything like the old Empire. Under the previous Supreme Leader Snoke it was a rebel force with no (known) home planet or base. Snoke even had his throne room on the Mega Star Destroyer Supremacy. Now that the First Order is the most powerful force in the galaxy, it seems […]

Texas lawmakers press NASA to base lunar lander program in Houston

Enlarge / Getting back to the Moon will require navigating politics on Earth. (credit: JAXA / NHK) The Apollo missions that flew to the Moon during the 1960s were designed and controlled by what is now known as Johnson Space Center, the home of the famous “Mission Control.” Moreover, the astronauts that flew to the […]

2019 Audi A7 gets lower base price than old model

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Audi,Coupe,Hatchback,Sedan,Luxury Credit goes to a new base-level trim. Continue reading 2019 Audi A7 gets lower base price than old model 2019 Audi A7 gets lower base price than old model originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of […]

Russian military prevents drone attack on Khmeimim base in Syria

A drone, launched from a militant-held area towards Russia’s Khmeimim base in Syria, was shot down by the airfield’s defenses on Friday, the Russian military has reported, urging militant commanders to cease all provocations. The UAV was launched after dark from an area controlled by illegal armed groups in the north of Latakia province, according […]

Russian military shoot down militant drone near Khmeimim Air Base in Syria – MoD

Russian air defense units have downed a drone launched from a militant-controlled territory in the Syrian Latakia province, the Russian Reconciliation Center in Syria has said. The aerial “target was destroyed away from the air base,” the head of the reconciliation center, Major General Aleksey Tsygankov, told the media, adding that the incident resulted in […]

Ace of Base: 2019 Kia Soul Base

Annual sales of this upright little Kia regularly crest 100,000 units, despite casting roughly the same shadow since its introduction 10 model years ago — though it did grow slightly in wheelbase and width during its 2014 restyle. Its early marketing efforts, featuring life-sized animated hamsters that frequently haunt my dreams, were actually inducted into […]

Taliban kills 30 Afghan soldiers, captures military base in 1st major attack since ceasefire

Taliban militants killed 30 Afghan soldiers and captured a military base in the western province of Badghis on Wednesday, in their first major attack since a ceasefire for the Eid al-Fitr holiday, Reuters reported. Provincial Governor Abdul Qafoor Malikzai said the Taliban attacked two security posts in the early hours. One military base was targeted […]