Combat Soldiers May Soon Be Hovering 10,000 Feet High With Flyboard Air

Combat Soldiers May Soon Be Hovering 10,000 Feet High With Flyboard Air

00 A prototype hovercraft called the Flyboard Air could one day be available to US combat soldiers for military use. The hovercraft is capable of propelling its operator to an upward flight of up to 10,000 feet at a top speed of 150 km/h. The Flyboard Air hovercraft Referred to as the Independent Propulsion Unit, the Flyboard Air is a 4-year worth of hard work for inventor Franky Zapata. It’s the latest hovercraft model by Zapata…

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Pentagon Releases New Video of US Military’s Missile Destruction Test

Pentagon Releases New Video of US Military’s Missile Destruction Test

00 A missile destruction test was carried out this week in a show of apparent strength for the US ballistic missile defense program. A single blank missile was shot out of the sky over the Pacific Ocean by an interceptor missile launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The dummy missile was launched from the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands. The drama of the successful missile destruction test was captured in a video released…

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Army Tank Makes a Bridge in Under 98 Seconds

Army Tank Makes a Bridge in Under 98 Seconds

00 The U.S. army’s modified M60 Armored Vehicle was mounted with a scissor- type bridge that can be set up in under 98 seconds. M60 Armored Vehicle Land Bridge (AVLB) is a modified M60 Patton battle tank equipped with a 19 meter (60-foot) retractable bridge. The ABLb was introduced in 1987 as a combat engineering vehicle to quickly deploy a bridge on the field inunder 2 minutes. The tank can lay a 19-meter (60-foot) bridge over water, trenches, and…

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