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THE UNDEFEATED VETERAN

The F-15 Eagle
By Harold Hutchison

Developed with lessons from the Vietnam War in mind, the F-15 Eagle was meant to take control of the skies. Since its introduction in 1976, it has done so, going undefeated in air-to-air combat.

During the Vietnam War, the inadequacy of America’s combat aircraft in the dogfight was brutally exposed – as North Vietnamese MiG-17 “Farmer” and MiG-21 “Fishbed” fighters were using ambush tactics on F-105 Thunderchief and F-4 Phantom fighters. For too many American pilots, these failures, combined with restrictive rules of engagement, meant either a stay in the Hanoi Hilton or death.

AIMPOINT LAUNCHES NEW CARBINE OPTIC

Aimpoint, the originator and worldwide leader in electronic red dot sighting technology, has announced the introduction of a new sight designed specifically for modern sporting rifles such as the AR-15. This new product, known as the Aimpoint Carbine Optic (ACO), expands upon the company's already proven designs and focuses these features into a high quality, entry priced optic.

"Whiskey on the Rocks, Again?" RUSSIANS ON SWEDISH ROCKS AGAIN?

Mysterious Sightings Believed to be Crippled Sub
By SOF Editor

In something reminiscent of the infamous “Whiskey on the Rocks” incident in 1981, sightings of what is believed to have been a Russian submarine have triggered a lengthy hunt by Swedish naval forces.

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Swedish Navy Hunts for "Foreign Underwater Activity"

Swedish Navy Hunt for "Foreign Underwater Activity"

Swedish helicopters, ships and troops search for for 'crippled Russian submarine' Mayday distress signal was intercepted off the coast of Sweden in the Baltic Sea.

Signals pointed to a stranded submarine, believed to be on a secret mission in the waters off Stockholm and another off Russia's the Kaliningrad port, a Russian enclave bordered by Poland and Lithuania and facing out to Sweden.

SAS vs DELTA FORCE

SAS VS DELTA FORCE: The Debate Goes On
Listen to This Brief History of the Two Special Forces Groups and Choose Which Rules. BE IMPARTIAL

U.S. IRONHORSE TANKS TO LATVIA THIS WEEK

U.S. M1A2 Abram Tanks and 11 Bradleys Arrive in Latvia This Week, NATO MUSCLE FLEX
This week we will look at the aging 60 year old NATO that has been given a second wind by the war on terror and recently the Russian threat in Europe.

NATO European members are pumped up as this is the first training mission of its kind since the Cold War.

WIN A DILLON PRECISION GRAB BAG!

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You can win this cool gear:
A Protektor Rifle Rest
A Dillon Shooting Mat
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AND

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The Everest Avalanche, 18 April 2014, an Eyewitness Film

This week an unpredicted avalanche in the Himalayas, the aftermath of a cyclone in India, killed 32 trekkers and counting. 220 were rescued, and many more are missing.

Avalanches kill hikers, trekkers, motorists and skiers yearly in the Himalayas whose vast exotic majesty draws adventurer seekers from all over the world.

“MY BOOTS WERE ON THAT GROUND”

See Joni Ernst Respond to Lecture on Iraq
By SOF Editor

During a debate between candidates to fill seat in the United States Senate seat being vacated by the retiring Tom Harkin (D-IA), Representative Bruce Braley (D-IA) asked Republican Joni Ernst, “Are you saying tonight that you are prepared to commit U.S. forces on the ground in Iraq and in Syria to deal with this threat, and in Syria? Is that what you’re suggesting President Obama should have done?”

ANOTHER FAST AND FURIOUS GUN USED BY BAD GUYS

AK-47-style Semi-Auto Recovered in Phoenix
By SOF Editor

Another gun that was reportedly walked to Mexican drug cartels during an ATF operation known as Fast and Furious was connected to a violent crime. The AK-47-style semi-automatic firearm was recovered in Phoenix.

U.S.MARINE SURVIVES HEAD SHOT IN AFGHANISTAN

CLOSE CALL: YOU GOT SHOT IN THE HEAD In Now Zad District Afghanistan

U.S. Marine gets shot in the head and survives Thanks to his Kevlar helmet during a firefight in Afghanistan last year. The marine, who escaped unharmed, quickly ducks into a building with two others. Veteran Sam Arnold recently uploaded the video showing the harrowing survival to youtube. Arnold says that the video was shot while "conducting a joint helicopter raid in the Now Zad district, Helmand Province in 2013".

GROM POLISH SPECIAL FORCES

The Polish GROM Special forces are said to be some of the best trained forces in the world. In the next issue of Soldier of a Fortune Magazine we have a feature by a Polish GROM member in Iraq and Kuwait after 9-11.

Here is a look at GROM Polish Special Forces, a highly trained counterterrorism and non conventional warfare team

AFGHANS NAB HAQQANI BIGWIGS

Two Senior Leaders of Terrorist Group Captured
By SOF Editor

Afghan forces captured two “senior leaders” of the Haqqani Network, a terrorist group aligned with the Afghan Taliban, during an operation. The captures were made in Khost province, located on the border with Pakistan.