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F-15 Crashes Near Deerfield

A F-15C Eagle air superiority fighter crashed near Deerfield, Virginia, earlier today. The aircraft had been on a routine training mission.
The pilot , the only one on board, lost communications and the search is in.


Special Forces and SAS Teaming Up?

American and British special operations forces are forming an undercover task force to hunt down the bigwigs of the Islamic State, a terrorist group formerly known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Police Training: How to Stop an Assailant is Not So Clear Cut

Straight Forward Facts Without Media Hysteria

Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia Gang Up on Libyan Insurgents


The oily rich Sunni Saudi Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates regularly flex their muscle in the background in the war on terror. They have created mischief both in Egypt, Syria, and Iraq, claiming to fight against terrorism, specifically the Muslim Brotherhood largely based in Egypt. The latest teamwork included encouraging and supporting strikes launched against Libyan rebels that have created havoc on the Egyptian, Libyan border.

Global Jihad : Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula Offers to Team Up With ISIS


Al Qaida in the Pacific Offers ISIS a Tempting Invitation

"We announce solidarity with our Muslim brothers in Iraq against the crusade. Their blood and injuries are ours and we will surely support them. We assert to the Islamic Nation [all Muslims worldwide] that we stand by the side of our Muslim brothers in Iraq against the American and Iranian conspiracy and their agents of the apostate Gulf rulers."

The long established AQAP offers the upstart ISIS its experience and advice

Dillon Precision Releases 101 Classic Firearms by John Marshall

Dillon Precision announces the release of John Marshall’s new book 101 Classic Firearms: A Chronological Foray into the Golden Years of Firearms Development, a compilation of the author’s popular articles appearing in The Blue Press since 2007.

“Fans of John Marshall’s column in The Blue Press won’t want to miss out on their copy of 101 Classic Firearms. Each page is packed with the rich history and effortless story telling that makes John so popular with readers,” said Mark Pixler, editor of The Blue Press.

Harrier Crash in Afghanistan, Pilot Survives

More in our series of Afghanistan highlights.

Published on Jan 24, 2014
The pilot, Flight Lieutenant Martin Pert, is believed to have suffered only minor injuries when he ejected from the aircraft after it came down at Kandahar airfield at about 10.30am local time on May 15th 2009.


California Case Wipes Out Country’s Longest Waiting Period

The longest waiting period to take possession of a legally-purchased firearm has been invalidated in some cases by a federal judge. The ruling came down earlier today.


Only Casualty: Female Shooter Wounded Herself

Troops at Fort Lee.
(U.S. Army photo)

Fort Lee, where the headquarters of the Army’s Combined Arms Support Command is located, was locked down briefly this morning. The lockdown came after reports of an active shooter were released. The shooter turned out to be a female soldier who had shot herself.


Army Test Ends When Missile Destroyed

The United States Army aborted a test of a hypersonic weapon after the missile carrying the testbed system suffered an “anomaly” according to the DOD. The system had been tested successfully in 2011.

Gurkha Mercs Fight Side By Side With the British Troops In Afghanistan Against the Taliban

The Gurkha Riffles, The tough irregular force recruited mainly from Nepal during the British Empire. The force was established as the 1st King George’s Own Gurkha Rifles in 1815. The units became a significant part of the British Indian Army and they continue to be employed by India to the tune of 50,000 troops. The Gurkhas have created the same mystique as the French Foreign Legion and both are accepted as legitimate mercenary forces by most countries and the United Nations.

The Mystery Chopper and Mt. Everest, Lets Go to the Top of the World Without Climbing

The first Helicopter landing on Mt. Everest. Climbing Mt. Everest, the grave of many an adventurer, is on our bucket list, but not very high up there.