Military Technology

The Latest: Moon, Abe call for stronger sanctions on NKorea

Sep 7, 2017

Moon, Abe reaffirms support for stronger sanctions against North Korea

US Navy leader considers unmanned vehicles to increase power

Aug 31, 2017

The U.S. Navy's senior officer is looking to unmanned vehicles as he figures out how to increase naval power quickly

US shoots down medium-range ballistic missile in Hawaii test

Aug 30, 2017

The U.S. military has shot down a medium range ballistic missile during a test off Hawaii

Officials: US approves high-tech attack planes for Nigeria

Aug 3, 2017

Officials say the Trump administration is greenlighting a nearly $600 million sale of high-tech attack planes to Nigeria

Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'

Jul 23, 2017

At commissioning ceremony for the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier, President Donald Trump calls on Congress to increase defense spending next year.

After setbacks, Alaska space business again has high hopes

Jun 1, 2017

Alaska's effort to get into the space business is trying to take off again after a series of setbacks

Pentagon declares success for key test of missile defense

May 30, 2017

The Pentagon scored an important success Tuesday in a test of its oft-criticized missile defense program

NKorean missile launch may be testing rivals, not technology

May 29, 2017

North Korea's latest missile test may have less to do with perfecting its weapons technology than with showing it can strike at will against South Korea and U.S. forces in the region

US to announce $110 billion Saudi arms sale as Trump visits

May 19, 2017

U.S. officials say the Trump administration plans to announce $110 billion in advanced military equipment sales and training to Saudi Arabia this weekend as President Donald Trump visits the country

Robots, rappelling, rifles: Showcase of special ops gadgets

May 19, 2017

Robots, rappelling, rifles: It's the yearly showcase of special ops gadgets in Florida