Reviving an Air Force Tradition

Nose Art Makes A Comeback First used during WWI on the noses and fuselages of fighters and bombers, “nose art” really took off with American aviators during World War II. Ranging from cartoon characters to racy pin-ups, personalizing aircraft became … More »

Oshkosh Defense offers five M-ATV variants

Oshkosh platform is the battle-proven MRAP platform that sets the standard for off-road mobility and protection for armed forces around the world OSHKOSH, Wis., – Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, is offering five Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) … More »

The Armor Market in the Middle East

The Middle East accounts for over 10.5 percent of armored vehicle fleets in the world, with active procurement programs in Algeria, Bahrain, Iraq, Israel, Libya, Morocco, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, and the UAE. The region is expected to continue to … More »

Mystery of USS Conestoga solved

Ninety-five years ago, the World War I-era Navy tug vanished with 56 crewmembers aboard NOAA and the U.S. Navy announced the discovery of the USS Conestoga (AT 54) in the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary off San Francisco, 95 years … More »