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Newly Revealed Experiment Shows How F-35 Could Help Intercept ICBMs

(Worthy News) – Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., raised more than a few eyebrows (and drew a few rolled eyes) when he suggested in November that the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter could intercept North Korean missiles headed for the United States. Hunter cited analysis from Los Alamos National Labs and other sources, according to Inside Defense.…

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Israel's largest defense contractor unveils unmanned helicopter

(Worthy News) – Israel Aerospace Industries, the country’s largest defense contractor, unveiled on Monday an unmanned helicopter that could be used to evacuate wounded soldiers from the battlefield. The aircraft, dubbed the Air Hopper, has already carried out a test demonstration for the Israeli military, but company officials would not say when it would be…

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Unmanned subs, sniper drones, gun that won’t miss: Israel unveils future weapons

(Worthy News) – The Defense Ministry’s weapons development department on Tuesday unveiled nine pieces of technology, including two unmanned submarines and a hybrid gas-electric powerful tank, that are due to enter service in the IDF in the coming years. Some of these technologies are already in the advanced stages of development and have been presented…

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Thousands of troops to stage mock war with Hezbollah in largest drill in years

(Worthy News) – Tens of thousands of Israeli soldiers will stage a mock 10-day war against the Hezbollah terrorist group in northern Israel beginning Tuesday, marking the IDF’s largest exercise in nearly 20 years, the army announced Monday, amid tensions over growing Iranian influence in Syria and Lebanon. The drill, known as “the Light of…

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