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U-2 spy plane pilot Powers honored with Silver Star

Five decades after being shot down in Soviet air space in a high-flying aircraft packed with surveillance gear, Francis Gary Powers is honored at the Pentagon.

By June 15, 2012

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U-2 spy plane keeps on soaring (photos)

The Pentagon, smitten with the Global Hawk drone, had been ready to ground the U-2 fleet for good. But the latest Air Force budget proposal tells a different tale.

22 Images February 22, 2012

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Plane's engine catches fire, passenger films it (naturally)

The engine of a BAe-146 jet flying in Australia starts spouting flames soon after takeoff. Who wouldn't want to get some footage of that?

By April 30, 2014

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Early images of the U-2 spy aircraft being tested at Area 51

Photos, details, and history about the CIA's secret Area 51 testing facility and the U-2 spy planes developed there are showcased in a newly declassified report.

12 Images August 15, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo spied in leaked pic

A blurry snap that appears to show two new Samsung watches has surfaced online.

By February 22, 2014

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Web collects 650K clues in satellite-image search for missing plane

Thanks to Tomnod users, every pixel from available satellite images has been scanned by human eyes at least 30 times.

By March 12, 2014

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This is what happens when a bird smashes a plane's windshield

You've heard the stories about bird strikes. But to see one hit at 170mph is quite something.

By February 23, 2014

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GoPro falls from plane, lands in pigpen, gets snuffled

A GoPro action sports camera takes a tumble from a skydiver's helmet and ends up landing in a big pig mess.

By February 12, 2014

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DARPA: 'Vanishing' spy tech will self-destruct in 3,2,1...

The U.S. military is giving big bucks to IBM, Xerox, and others to develop "Mission Impossible"-style tech that explodes or decomposes once it's served its purpose.

By February 11, 2014

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Moto X successor allegedly spied in new benchmarks

Should the specs prove accurate, the Moto X+! -- if that's what it's called -- could feature a 12-megapixel camera and 5.2-inch screen.

By April 25, 2014