US Military Developing Space-Based, Anti-Nuke Countermeasure Rockets

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A SM-3 missile smashing into a spy satellite. (Shutterstock/edobric )

Could make it economical to defend against nuclear missiles

Gov't Pays $860 Million To Huge Defense Contractors Just To Maintain Ability To Launch Rockets

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Soldier: Holding Out Cash ( Locke Photography)

They’re getting the cash because of stiff competition

Here's How The Pentagon Wants To Prevent A War In Space

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A SM-3 missile smashing into a spy satellite. (Shutterstock/edobric )

A tiny miscalculation by either side could trigger a dramatic conflict

This New York Wind Power Project Has A Super Sketchy Conflict Of Interest

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Businessman pocketing money from wind turbine (Shutterstock/igorstevanovic)

‘Doesn’t pass the smell test’

Guess Which Branch Is The Fattest In The Military

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Army MWR Provides 'Fitness Anywhere' Kits for Deployed Soldiers Photo: Tim Hipps/U.S. Army June 11, 2008 Sgt. Wes Bard does the TRX side plank with floor taps exercise during a suspension training train-the-trainer clinic adjacent to Cleland Ice Rink on Fort Bragg, N.C.

‘The Army has strict physical fitness requirements’

SpaceX Investigators Suggest Its Rocket Was Sabotaged By Its Biggest Competitor

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A remodeled version of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on the launcher’s first mission since a June failure in Cape Canaveral, Florida, December 21, 2015. The rocket carried a payload of eleven satellites owned by Orbcomm, a New Jersey-based communications company. The first stage returned to land following launch. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

The companies compete over national security contracts worth $100s of millions

Private Space Plane To Fly First Ever UN Space Mission In 2021

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
The Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) Dream Chaser flight vehicle is readied for 60 mph tow tests at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, California, in this handout photo courtesy of Nasa taken on August 2, 2013. The privately owned prototype space plane aced its debut test flight in California but was damaged after landing when a wheel did not drop down, developer Sierra Nevada Corp said on October 29, 2013. The Dream Chaser is one of three space taxis under development in partnership with NASA to fly astronauts to the International Space Station following the retirement of the space shuttles in 2011. (REUTERS/NASA/Ken Ulbrich/Handout via Reuters)

‘Promote international cooperation in the peaceful use of outer space’

China Aims At 'SPACE SUPERPOWER' Status By 2020

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Astronaut on meteor holding the Chinese flag (Shutterstock/koya979)


There's A Huge Uncontrolled Fire At The Air Force's Space Base

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Firefighters battle wildfire with Slash and burn (Shutterstock/akiyoko)

The fire has already burned 4,500 acres near the base

Trump Outlines Plan To Make America's Military Great Again

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at the Union League of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. September 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘We will make America strong again, we will make America safe again and we will make America great again’

US Launching Minesweeper Satellites Into Orbit

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A SM-3 missile smashing into a spy satellite. (Shutterstock/edobric )

To prevent ‘hostile operations in space’

China And North Korea Protest Unprecedented US Bomber Deployments

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ryan Pickrell
A B-2 Spirit proceeds to an undisclosed location after flying a mission over Iraq, March 27, 2003. A U.S. B-2 bomber on Friday dropped two earth-shattering 4,600-pound (2,086 kg) "bunker-buster" bombs on a downtown Baghdad communications tower, defense officials said. it was the first use of the big bombs in a week-long pounding of the Iraqi capital. U.S.-led jets and ships have used more than 5,000 bombs and missiles against Baghdad and across Iraq in a war to depose President Saddam Hussein. REUTERS/Cherie A. Thurlby/U.S. Air Force

Three types of heavy bombers stationed on Guam

'Crisis' Looms As Air Force Projects It Will Lose 700 Fighter Pilots This Year

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Pilots from the South Carolina Air National Guard's 169th Fighter Wing prepare to leave Lask Air Base, Poland June 22, 2015. South Carolina Air National Guard/Senior Master Sgt. Edward Snyder/Handout via REUTERS

‘Air superiority is not an American birthright’

Here's Everything You Need To Know About The Air Force's Rollout Of The F-35 Fighter

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
A U.S. Air Force F-35A fighter pilot flies over the Atlantic Ocean for the aircraft’s first transatlantic flight June 30, 2016. The F-35A is a part of the Air Combat Command Air Force Heritage Flight Team, which flew to Fairford, England, for the Royal International Air Tattoo. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Natasha Stannard)

The most expensive weapons program EVER makes its Air Force debut

F-35 Finally Shoots Something -- And Kills It

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
AF-3, Flt 230, Major Andrew "Stone" Rollins, Tanking for First Time, ISB Track, 4 December 2013. Photo: U.S. Air Force

‘You don’t really have a fighter until you can actually hit a target’

The Latest F-35 Problem: It Is TOO Stealthy

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II takes part in a flying display at the Farnborough Airshow, south west of London, on July 12, 2016. / AFP / ADRIAN DENNIS

‘Hey, try to shoot at us’

F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Just Passed A Huge Test

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Two F-35s fly side-by-side. Source: Keith Tarrier/Shutterstock

‘We have achieved all our milestones’

Here's Why Congress Wants To Fire So Many Generals

Daily Caller News Foundation | Saagar Enjeti
U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter (L) and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford speak to press about counter-ISIL operations at the Pentagon, in Washington March 25, 2016.  REUTERS/Department of Defense/Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Tim D. Godbee/Handout via Reuters

They may be hurting the fight against ISIS

General: Key Element Of Obama ISIS Strategy Simply Won't Work

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
U.S. airmen prepare a U.S. Air Force MQ-9 Reaper drone as it leaves on a mission at Kandahar Air Field, Afghanistan March 9, 2016. Picture taken March 9, 2016. REUTERS/Josh Smith

‘We cannot kill our way out of this war’

Elon Musk: I Visited The Pentagon To Discuss 'Flying Metal Suit'

Tech | Anders Hagstrom
Electric Car Maker Telsa Announces Nevada Site For New Battery Factory

$87.2 million contract