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DOD studies using drones to hunt chemical weapons


  • Defense Systems online

The Pentagon is exploring the use of small and midsized drones to detect chemical and biological weapons, and it is asking researchers and industry for projects that demonstrate those applications. Th… Read More

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Va. naval station sees its first F-35C landing


  • Daily Press (Newport News/Hampton, Va.) (free content)

An F-35C Joint Strike Fighter landed at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, Va., on Tuesday, giving Navy pilots there a first look at what is expected to replace the F/A-18 Hornet. The jet is … Read More