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The Space Force Unveils 'Spacepower,' Its Plan to Conquer Space

The Space Force has released a 64-page military doctrine, explaining why the United States needs to flex its muscles in space and how the nascent military branch will seek to maintain dominance in a domain so far untouched by warfare.Read more...
Tags: Science, Military, United States, United States Military, Defence, Space Force, Space Force Doctrine, Space Defence


Staying Dry & Distant at the EAA Museum

With thunderstorms lined in assaulting waves on radar and pathfinding drops splattering themselves against my office window, changing my Saturday morning plans for a two-wheel ride to Rio, Wisconsin, seemed prudent. Remembering that the EAA Aviation Museum had reopened on the previous Monday, a visit there would be interesting on several levels, especially since it has been several years since I last paced my way around its winged occupants. Turning into the museum driveway, the blue signs sayi...
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$1 dispute over car purchase price sparks 2-year legal battle between auto dealership, Army soldier

Army Maj. Edward Kim has braved mortars, rockets and ambushes from insurgents on some of the bloodiest battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan. Now safely back on U.S. soil, Kim is fighting a different kind of war in a staid Los Angeles County courtroom. His enemy is Norm Reeves Honda Superstore in Cerritos, a massive auto dealership that, according to the federal government, has a history of deceptive advertising practices. At the heart of competing lawsuits between Norm Reeves and Kim is a disput...
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$1 dispute over car purchase price sparks 2-year legal battle between auto dealership, Army solider

Army Maj. Edward Kim has braved mortars, rockets and ambushes from insurgents on some of the bloodiest battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan. Now safely back on U.S. soil, Kim is fighting a different kind of war in a staid Los Angeles County courtroom. His enemy is Norm Reeves Honda Superstore in Cerritos, a massive auto dealership that, according to the federal government, has a history of deceptive advertising practices. At the heart of competing lawsuits between Norm Reeves and Kim is a disput...
Tags: South Korea, News, California, Iraq, Cars, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Sport, Afghanistan, Automotive, Soccer, Military, Army, Volkswagen, Kim, Lending


Navy SEALs: How to build a warrior mindset

The fact that U.S. Navy SEALs endure very rigorous training before entering the field is common knowledge, but just what happens at those facilities is less often discussed. In this video, former SEALs Brent Gleeson, David Goggins, and Eric Greitens (as well as authors Jesse Itzler and Jamie Wheal) talk about how the 18-month program is designed to build elite, disciplined operatives with immense mental toughness and resilience. Wheal dives into the cutting-edge technology and science that th...
Tags: Psychology, Navy, Success, Neuroscience, War, Brain, Military, Innovation, Mind, Performance, Cooperation, Personal Growth, U S Navy, Goggins, Potential, Jesse Itzler


Bodies of Marines and sailor recovered from the seafloor off San Clemente Island

The bodies of seven Marines and a sailor found inside a 26-ton Marine Corps seafaring vehicle were raised from the ocean floor on Friday, Aug. 7, a week after they sank during a training accident off San Clemente Island. Families were notified Friday by visits from Marine Corps officers and chaplains. They will get a chance to see their loved ones during an “honorable carry” at Naval Base San Diego as Navy and Marine pallbearers place their flag-draped coffins aboard an aircraft headed to Dover ...
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Navy recovery for eight servicemen and seafaring military vehicle to start soon

A U.S. Navy diving and salvage ship is on its way to the northwest end of San Clemente Island to begin recovering eight servicemen and a seafaring vehicle found after several days searching the seafloor. The Navy ship should arrive in the next few days, a Marine Corps official said. “Everyone is working as fast as they can to get the assets out there.” Another Navy ship, the HOS Dominator, typically used for submarine recovery, deployed its underwater remote vehicle to find the sunken amphibious...
Tags: News, Navy, California, Sport, Soccer, Military, Stockton, Portland, Marine Corps, Marines, Delaware, U S Navy, AAV, Evan, Corona, New Braunfels Texas


Hey, It Happens: Iran Just Sunk Its Own Fake Aircraft Carrier

The Iranian military accidentally sunk a target barge used as a mockup U.S. aircraft carrier in recent exercises while towing it back to port, according to a report by Forbes, causing a major sea-lane hazard.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Navy, Iran, War, Military, Forbes, Irgc, Whoops, Qassem Soleimani


U.S. Military Releases New Video of What Trump Calls 'Super Duper Missile'

The U.S. Army aired new video of its secretive hypersonic missile on Tuesday, a rare look at what President Donald Trump has previously described as America’s “super duper missile.” And while we still don’t know much about the missile’s specs, hypersonic missiles are almost certainly the future of military posturing…Read more...
Tags: Science, Navy, America, War, Military, US military, Army, Kinetic Energy, Weapons, Donald Trump, US Army, US Navy, New Cold War, Hypersonic, U S Army, Super Duper Missile


Bodies of missing Marines and sailor have been found off San Clemente Island

The bodies of seven Marines and a sailor who disappeared when their seafaring military vehicle sank in deep water off San Clemente Island during a training exercise last week have been found, officials announced this afternoon, Aug. 4. Marine Corps officials notified families on Monday, Aug. 3, when the amphibious assault vehicle was first sighted by the crew of the HOS Dominator, a Navy ship brought in that specializes in undersea search and rescue. Pfc. Bryan Baltierra, 18, of Corona, is a...
Tags: Facebook, News, Navy, California, Sport, Soccer, Military, Stockton, Portland, Marine Corps, Marines, Channel Islands, Gofundme, Riverside, U S Navy, AAV


Nine men who died in Marine training accident came from around the country and stages in life

Many of the eight men now presumed dead after their amphibious assault vehicle sunk in deep water off San Clemente Island were celebrating milestones in their personal lives as they trained for their military careers. An 18-year-old from Corona was marking his first anniversary as a Marine, a new dad had a first son back home in Texas and a Portland man would have turned 19 during the 40-hour search-and-rescue effort that was mounted to find the group. A ninth Marine was found dead at the time. ...
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An Airman: First, Last, Always

As Goldfein’s service as 21st Chief of Staff comes to a close, his bond to Airmen remains strong  By SSgt Jeremy L Mosier, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs Gen. David L. Goldfein’s four-year tenure as the 21st U.S. Air Force Chief of Staff is coming to an end. As he takes stock of a period marked by ground-breaking achievements, including birth of the U.S. Space Force, the evolution of Joint All Domain Command and Control, and unprecedented challenges like the COVID-19 pandemic, ...
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3 Marines from Southern California among 8 service members presumed dead off San Clemente Island

Three Southern California Marines are among the eight service members presumed dead off San Clemente Island following a training accident last week. The Marines and sailor have been missing since Thursday, July 30, when their seafaring vehicle — known as an AAV — took on water and sank during a routine training exercise near the island. The Navy-owned island is about 50 miles west of Orange County and 20 miles south of Catalina Island. It is the only ship-to-shore live-fire training range in the...
Tags: News, Navy, Sport, Marine, Soccer, Military, Stockton, Portland, Marine Corps, Marines, Orange County, Southern California, Catalina Island, U S Coast Guard, U S Navy, AAV


18-year-old Corona Marine among missing service members after amphibious vehicle sank

Pfc. Bryan Baltierra died on the anniversary of his Marine Corps enlistment. It was just before his first deployment overseas. “Bryan swore into the Marines on July 30, 2019 – exactly one year from the time of his death,” his mother, Evelyn Baltierra said on Sunday, shaken after learning her 18-year-old son was among eight service members missing after their amphibious assault vehicle sank in deep water off San Clemente Island during a training exercise on Thursday. As a young boy, Baltierra asp...
Tags: News, Sport, Marine, Soccer, Military, Marine Corps, Centennial High School, Bryan, Corona, Camp Pendleton, San Clemente Island, Baltierra, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Top Stories IVDB


Marines and sailor presumed dead; recovery efforts now underway in ocean off San Clemente Island

A multiagency search and rescue effort for eight servicemembers — likely trapped in a military vehicle on the bottom of the ocean just off San Clemente Island — has become a recovery mission. “All eight service members are presumed deceased,” Marine Corps officials announced early Sunday, Aug. 2. “The 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit and the Amphibious Ready Group leadership determined there was little probability of a successful rescue given the circumstances of the incident.” On Saturday, Aug. 1...
Tags: News, Navy, Sport, Soccer, Military, Marine Corps, Marines, Orange County, Berger, La Jolla, Catalina Island, Coast Guard, Jayhawk, AAV, Corps, Camp Pendleton


UK lobbies US to support controversial new nuclear warheads

Letter from defence secretary seen by Guardian draws Britain into debate pitting Trump administration against many DemocratsThe UK has been lobbying the US Congress in support of a controversial new warhead for Trident missiles, claiming it is critical for “the future of Nato as a nuclear alliance”.A letter from Britain’s defence secretary, Ben Wallace, seen by the Guardian, urged Congress to support initial spending on the warhead, the W93. Continue reading...
Tags: UK, Congress, US, UK News, US news, Britain, Military, Nato, US military, Nuclear Weapons, Guardian, Trump, Ben Wallace


Ex-British army officer faces 13 years in Romanian jail over ayahuasca ceremony

Exclusive: Thomas Lishman charged with prominent local figures in ‘landmark human rights case’A former British army officer is facing up to 13 years’ imprisonment in Romania for facilitating an ayahuasca ceremony in which the hallucinogenic Amazonian healing medicine was consumed by prominent figures, including the former head of the country’s secret police.Thomas Lishman, 58, was arrested on 15 December last year as police and special forces raided a retreat centre outside Bucharest at dawn. It...
Tags: UK News, World news, Military, British Army, Romania, Bucharest, Thomas Lishman


AOC's Measure to Kill U.S. Military Twitch Streams Fails House Vote

An amendment proposed by U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that would st0p the military from recruiting on platforms like Twitch failed a House vote on Thursday. Had it passed, it would have added a provision to the House Committee on Appropriations Bill to bar the U.S. military from using federal funds to…Read more...
Tags: Science, Navy, Military, House, Army, Streaming, US Army, US Navy, Twitch, Esports, First Amendment, Streaming Media, Aoc, Discord, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, House Committee on Appropriations Bill


614 Choosing a Flight School

An aviation climate control proposal from the EPA, an update on airline furloughs, questions about fighter pilot’s flying experience, Airbus’ autonomous A350, Delta Airline’s fleet simplification, and the Garmin outage that lasted for days. Also, an Australia News Desk from the boys down under, a special discount code for our listeners, and advice on choosing a flight school. Aviation News US Says it Will Adopt Global Climate Standards for Aviation The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...
Tags: US, America, Military, Delta, Qantas, Aviation, Airbus, Epa, Airlines, Faa, Boeing, Southwest Airlines, Garmin, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Southwest


Local Police Are Looking to Tech Companies for 'Less Lethal' Crowd Control Devices

Local police forces across the U.S. are turning to tech companies for “less lethal” means of subduing individuals that are even “less lethal” than what they have already been using. Instead of rubber bullets, tear gas, or pepper spray, police are looking into sound cannons, directed energy weapons, and projectile…Read more...
Tags: Science, Cops, Police, Military, Protests, Police Brutality, Military Technology, Police Technology, 1033 Program


U.S. to disclose UFO findings from Pentagon task force

Since 2007, a Pentagon task force has been collecting data on unidentified aerial phenomenon.Earlier this year, the Pentagon published three videos showing encounters between Navy pilots and strange-moving flying objects.The former head of the Pentagon task force believes U.S. officials have collected artifacts from crashed aircraft. In April, the Pentagon released three videos taken by Navy pilots showing unidentified flying objects. Government officials didn't say the videos depicted alien sp...
Tags: Space, Technology, Navy, Senate, China, Russia, Nasa, Military, United States, New York Times, Innovation, Marco Rubio, Aliens, Fox News, Pentagon, Times


Arctic Strategy Unveiled

In his last public appearance in 1935, Billy Mitchell, a former U.S. Army brigadier general and airpower visionary, testified before Congress that Alaska was the most strategic place in the world. From there, he said, U.S. Army aircraft could reach any capital in the northern hemisphere within nine hours. Mitchell cited, “Whoever holds Alaska will hold the world.” An Arctic presence enables global reach for whoever holds this region and the same is true today – although the flight times have dra...
Tags: Space, Congress, China, Russia, America, Training, Department Of Defense, People, Military, United States, Alaska, Arctic, Pentagon, Greenland, Survival, North America


50 Ways To Effectively Use A Bandana

Ever wonder how many different things you could do with a bandana? Don't underestimate this small piece of fabric as it is so much more than a handkerchief. There is a reason why Rothco sells over 50 different colors and various sizes. We came up with 50 different ways you can use a bandana, check it out below: Cleaning Cloth 1. Firearm cleaning cloth2. Mark a trail3. Clean glasses, goggles, and other eyewear4. Bullet patches for muzzleloader5. Potholder6. Washcloth/Towel7. Knee/El...
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New York Times Casually Drops Another Story About How Aliens Are Probably Real

The New York Times published a story Thursday night about the likelihood that aliens have visited Earth. The main takeaway? Aliens could be real and the U.S. government has been conducting classified briefings in recent years about things left behind by “off world vehicles.”Read more...
Tags: Science, Military, New York Times, Aliens, Harry Reid, Donald Trump, UFOs, Pandemic, President Trump, Are Aliens Real


Britain and US accuse Russia of launching 'weapon' in space

Injection of projectile from satellite into orbit ‘threatens the peaceful use of space’The UK has accused Russia of launching a projectile “with the characteristics of a weapon” during a satellite test that could “threaten the peaceful use of space”.It is the first time the Ministry of Defence has called out Russian activity of this sort. Continue reading...
Tags: Space, UK, Technology, Russia, US, UK News, World news, Britain, Military, Ministry Of Defence, US military, Satellites, Weapons technology


Check out this video of Camp Pendleton Marines in action

A fast-paced, action-packed trailer, “Ready Now,” released Thursday previews a re-imaging that is going on of the Marine Corps. And Camp Pendleton’s 1st Marine Expeditionary Force are the stars of the video. Marines scaling rock walls and dropping from helicopters into the ocean, reconnaissance Marines in light-weight boats skimming the water to board a vessel, humanitarian aid in a town leveled by an earthquake, the new F-35B fighter jets banking among the clouds – the video illustrates the ...
Tags: News, Iraq, America, Sport, Afghanistan, Soccer, Military, Marine Corps, Richard, San Pedro, Indo Pacific, Camp Pendleton, David Berger, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Twentynine Palms Marine Corps


China Launches Country's First Independent Mission to Mars, Complete With Rover

China successfully launched its first independent mission to Mars, dubbed Tianwen-1, from the Wenchang Space Launch Center in Hainan Province on Thursday. China’s “Long March-5” rocket is carrying an orbiter, lander, and even an uncrewed rover that will explore the surface of Mars in 2021, provided everything goes…Read more...
Tags: Space, Elon Musk, Science, China, War, Military, Space Travel, Mars, New Cold War, Hainan province, Tianwen, Wenchang Space Launch Center


Lockheed Martin wants to build a military 5G network, have the U.S. pay for it

That might not fly in a suddenly deficit-conscious Washington D.C.
Tags: Mobile, News, Washington, Trends, Military, Lockheed Martin, 5g


Desert Camo Future for an Upcoming GMC?

It’s a big maybe, but it’s something GM Defense — General Motors’ military arm — would like to see happen. We’re talking about the looming GMC Hummer EV pickup, a massive, un-Nissan Leaf-like electric vehicle originally scheduled for a May 20th debut. While the launch is postponed to a hazy future date, the model’s future […] The post Desert Camo Future for an Upcoming GMC? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: General Motors, Military, Electric Vehicles, Gm, Autos, Nissan, EVs, News Blog, Product Planning, GM Defense, GMC Hummer EV, GMC Hummer


Woodland Hills teens’ supersized action figures: Groot, Iron Man, R2D2 and more – all crafted from cardboard

Connor Lee, 15, and his 13-year-old brother Bauer founded Cardboard Superheroes at their Woodland Hills home, seen on Friday, July 10, 2020, and this summer they are making video tutorials on making miniature models of favorite pop culture icons out of cardboard for Comic-Con Museum. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Connor Lee, 15, and his 13-year-old brother Bauer founded Cardboard Superheroes at their Woodland Hills home, seen on Friday, July 10, 2020, and this summ...
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