Category Unmanned aerial systems

DoD Press Release: U.S. Strike Kills High Profile al-Qaeda Leader In Pakistan

U.S. Strike Kills High-Profile Terrorist Leader 03/25/2017 08:00 PM CDT IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. NR-110-17 March 25, 2017 U.S. Strike Kills High-Profile Terrorist Leader ‎The U.S. Department of Defense has confirmed that a U.S. counter-terrorism airstrike conducted March 19 in Paktika Province, Afghanistan, resulted in the death of Qari Yasin, a well-known al Qaida terrorist leader […]

U.S. Military Is Working On A Secret Project To Prevent The Islamic State From Launching Autonomous ‘Suicide’ Or Kamikaze Drones; The Future Of Drone Warfare Is Indeed Scary — Massive Swarms, WMD ‘Suicide’ Drones

U.S. Military Is Working On A Secret Project To Prevent The Islamic State From Launching Autonomous ‘Suicide’ Or Kamikaze Drones; The Future Of Drone Warfare Is Indeed Scary — Massive Swarms, WMD ‘Suicide’ Drones   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Shivali Best had an online article today, March 23, 2017, on the DailyMailOnline with the title above.  She […]

Military Gains Bigger Voice As Pentagon Waits For Civilian

Military Gains Bigger Voice As Pentagon Waits For Civilian Nominees By David Wood, www.huffingtonpost.com View Original March 18th, 2017 Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has tussled with the White House over the choice of top Pentagon officials.Photo by: Tech Sgt. Brigitte Brantley/U.S. Air Force WASHINGTON ― Thousands of American combat troops are fighting in Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq. […]

Satellite Reportedly Captures First Ever Image Of New Russian Drone

Sponsored Content Satellite Reportedly Captures First Ever Image of New Russian Drone © Photo: Youtube/ AudioObzori SMI Military & Intelligence 18:01 05.03.2017(updated 02:26 06.03.2017) Get short URL 19522562 The first image of a new Russian reconnaissance drone was apparently captured by a satellite, RIA Novosti reported. The image of the drone was spotted earlier this week […]

Experts At Artificial Intelligence (AI) Conference Conclude Rouge Cyber Weapons & ‘Malware On Steroids’ That Is AI Enabled — Could Threaten Humanity In The Next Decade; Artificial Intelligence & The Future Of War

Experts At Artificial Intelligence (AI) Conference Conclude Rouge Cyber Weapons & ‘Malware On Steroids’ That Is AI Enabled — Could Threaten Humanity In The Next Decade;  Artificial Intelligence & The Future Of War    www.fortunascorner.com        Cheyenne MacDonald writes in the March 2, 2017 edition of the Daily Mail Online, that experts at a just concluded […]

Trump Seeking $54B Increase In Defense Spending, Cuts Elsewhere

Trump Seeking $54B Increase In Defense Spending, Cuts Elsewhere Published February 27, 2017 FoxNews.com Facebook Twitter livefyre Email Print Now PlayingPreviewing President Trump’s address to Congress Never autoplay videos President Trump plans to seek what he’s calling a “historic” $54 billion increase in defense spending, while pursuing cuts elsewhere in the federal government, as part […]

HASC Chairman Thornberry On Defense Budget Outline: “We Can & Should Do More”

For Immediate Release:February 27, 2017 Contact:Claude Chafin (202) 225-2539   THORNBERRY ON LOW DEFENSE BUDGET OUTLINE NUMBER‘WE CAN AND SHOULD DO MORE’ WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following comments in response to reports that the Trump Administration plans to offer a $603 billion budget […]

Former Secretary Of Defense Carter Outlines The Future Of Warfare

Concluding Q&A: At heart, you’re a scientist. What is your advice to all the scientists concerned about the direction this White House is taking the country? Again, it’s very early. It’s very difficult to discern what the direction is. I’d encourage people to keep heart and to remember that we’ve been around for 241 years […]

China Gains On The U.S. In The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race; Immediate Action Needed To Counter Enemy AI Advances; AI & The Future Of War

China Gains On The U.S. In The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race; Immediate Action Needed To Counter Enemy AI Advances; AI & The Future Of War   http://www.fortunascorner.com        John Markoff and Matthew Rosenberg had an article on the February 3, 2017 website of the New York Times, with the title above. Their article […]

Just A Quick Point On The Yemen Mission & Operating Targeted Drone Operations Out Of Djibouti

Just A Quick Point On The Yemen Mission & Operating Targeted Drone Operations Out Of Djibouti http://www.fortunascorner.com      It is certainly no secret that the U.S. military is operating drone operations out of Djibouti — so, the U.S. presence there is and no doubt has been on the terrorist radar screen. But, with the […]