Monthly Archives: August 2012

Gun control advocates target high-capacity magazines

Gun control advocates target high-capacity magazines
The Colorado theater shootings thrust assault weapons, such as the

Midair Collision Between a C-130 and a UAV | Defense Tech

Midair Collision Between a C-130 and a UAV | Defense Tech
Well, it finally happened. Something some pilots operating in Iraq and Afghanistan have told me they worry about more than enemy surface-to-air fire; a

Sikh Temple Shooter Promoted Extremist Views in Army

Drone Helos the Only Choppers on Display at MDM ’11 | Defense Tech
The only helos on display at this years’ Modern Day Marine expo at Marine Corps Base Quantico reflect constant need for supply and intel for troops on the

Wednesday Aircraft Porn: The Ekranoplan | Defense Tech
Happy Wednesday (evening), I thought I’d post these awesome pictures of the Soviet Union’s Lun-class Ekranoplan rotting in a shipyard in the Russian town of

Air Force Confident F-22 Oxygen Riddle Solved

Air Force Confident F-22 Oxygen Riddle Solved
Air Force leaders didn’t find the “smoking gun” they spent four years searching for after too many F-22 pilots felt short of breath, dizzy and nauseous in flight. The service found a faulty, 20-year-old valve.

The Firearm Blog
A reader was sent this collection of photos said to be of Pakistani gunsmiths and gun dealers. The photos appear to be from different sources and a few look like …

VA Proposes National Prosthetics-Rehab Office

Army Reinstates Medical Center Head in PTSD Probe

Report: US Presents Israel With Iran Strike Plan

Panetta in Cairo to meet with president,
(AP) CAIRO – U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is seeking assurances from Egypt’s new Islamist government that the country will remain a

Israel’s
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – An Israeli law that exempts ultra-Orthodox Jewish seminary students from

The Firearm Blog » Ruger 77/357: Bolt Action .357 Magnum Rifle
Ruger 77/357: Bolt Action .357 Magnum Rifle. Ruger is now selling a Model 77 chambered in .357 Magnum. The 77/357 feeds from a 5 round flush rotary magazine.

Rights Group Slams Burmese
BANGKOK — A new report on the sectarian violence in Burma’s Western Rakhin State is accusing Burma’s


In an earlier article I attempted to describe the change of strategy affected in Obama’s first term. I limited myself to talk about the primary way in the ends-ways-means linkage of strategy, specifically drawing down the way of …