The Air Force Will Let Hackers Try to Hijack an Orbiting Satellite

More still needs to be done, though, to address the opacity of the broader aviation community. Airplane parts are difficult for independent researchers to come by, and the big manufacturers have bristled at any suggestion that their products might have vulnerabilities like anything else that runs on millions of lines of code. It’s especially glaring […]

Air Force launches unarmed missile over 4,000 miles into Pacific Ocean

“The flight test program demonstrates one part of the operational capability of the ICBM weapon system,” said Col. Omar Colbert, 576th Flight Test Squadron commander. “The Minuteman III is 50 years old, and continued test launches are essential in ensuring its reliability until the 2030s when the Ground Base Strategic Deterrent is fully in place. […]

SAS soldier saves special forces attack dog who had seizure by giving him kiss of life

And the soldier carried it to safety and began giving mouth-to-mouth resuscitation in a desperate attempt to save its life just as his team had cleared a suspected Islamic State compound in Iraq.

Sarkar gives an innovative way to boost air travel in India, launches TravelKaroo

In May 2020, almost 2 months after the national lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a BOTT report announced that about 40% of Indian companies in travel and tourism sectors were going to be shut down between July and November 2020 due to loss of revenue and other factors. The most severely affected among these […]

The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by the Air Line Pilots Association – Progress slow on coronavirus bill

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BDD chawl redevelopment project: MHADA to use summary powers to force residents out

As per Section 95(A) of MHADA Act, if 70% occupants give their nod for a redevelopment project, other residents are bound to vacate the premises. The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) wants to invoke summary powers to evict BDD chawl residents who are not cooperating with its redevelopment project. A senior MHADA officer, […]

Air travel picks up alongside strict mask enforcement

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Spain’s former King Juan Carlos, 82, flees the country into ‘forced exile’ as $100m corruption scandal surrounding him threatens to undermine the Monarchy

He abdicated in favour of his son, Prince Felipe, in 2014, and last year, Juan Carlos announced his decision to withdraw from public life, ending his remaining institutional functions and appearances from June 2019. Last August, he successfully underwent heart surgery in Madrid.  

Aircraft on AMU campus appears on online sale list; Proctor says it is fake

An IAF aircraft installed on the campus of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) here was shown listed on online website OLX with a sale price of over Rs 9 crore on Monday. However, university authorities have clarified that the post on the website is false and is an attempt to defame the institution.

A sitting target in space for Russia’s anti-satellite weapons?

Unfortunately, as the space domain has grown increasingly contested, the U.S. national security space enterprise has not kept pace. Many of the systems in use have designs dating to the Cold War, when requirements were driven by performance rather than resilience, resulting in systems that became increasingly complex, integrated and expensive. Although sensible at the […]