One-ninth of the U.S. ICBM strike force went offline Saturday, as a series of control errors multiplied beyond the ability of engineers to compensate.
In October 1959, an Atlas missile with a nuclear warhead went on alert, formally launching the ICBM era for the United States.
Defense contractor Lockheed Martin is getting ready to test an interceptor missile plainly dubbed the Multiple Kill Vehicle.
The Kalorik ICBM 30155 Silver Spray Portable Ice Maker produces crystal-clear cubes of ice in as little as 18 minutes.
The iconic aircraft of the Cold War made its debut flight in 1952. The Air Force says the bomber could easily still be flying in the year 2040.
Blaming a lack of progress on nuclear arms and climate change, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists puts humanity at five minutes before a dire midnight.
Kick the tires and light the fires, Mav! Top Gun 2 improves on the original in almost every way, with prettier graphics, more jets, and cooler weapons.
Boeing tests Advanced Tactical Laser, boasts of pinpoint accuracy.
Boeing and its directed-energy cohort say the 747-mounted laser weapon continues to pass milestones in testing. But what of it?
The Secretary of Defense sees an operational role for the ABL as "highly questionable," but research continues into the missile-zapping system from on high.