The SR-71 Blackbird had been utilized by the United States from 1964 until its retirement in 1998. Aside from its duties as a spy plane and being able to do things such as take photographs of the Soviet Union, the SR-71 also set numerous speed records, such as its still-standing record of 2,193mph from 1976. […]Read more "SR-72, The Son Of Blackbird"
The technological superiority of the United States of America was a major factor in the defeat of communism and ending the Cold War. Developments such as spy planes which photographed otherwise unreachable areas, stealth aircraft, etc. While there are numerous rumors of American aircraft developments such as the Aurora (covered in a previous article) that […]Read more "What Is The Russian Ayaks Aircraft?"
Stealth aircraft developed by the United States Air Force, such as the U-2 and the SR-71 Blackbird, played crucial roles as spy planes during the Cold War. Today, such stealth aircraft (as well as the F-22 Raptor, F-35, B-2 Spirit and F-117 Nighthawk) are all highly publicized due to their roles in conflicts such as […]Read more "The Mystery Of The Aurora Aircraft"
The Korean War was fought from June 25th, 1950 when the DPRK (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, or North Korea) invaded the ROK (Republic of Korea, or South Korea) until July 27th, 1953 when the war ended in a cease-fire rather than a peace treaty. This means that although many in the West do not […]Read more "The 707th Special Missions Battalion"
As covered in a previous article, numbers stations are utilized by governments or groups to broadcast a series of names or numbers over the radio waves. The reason why numbers stations are still used today in an age of computers and text messaging is because while the radio station making the broadcast may be found, […]Read more "The Russian Numbers Station UVB-76"
Certain special forces groups, such as the American Navy SEALs, British SAS or the Russian Spetsnaz are becoming more widely known due to their appearances in video games and action movies. There is one group however, that remains widely unknown to most people despite the group originating from one of the larger NATO countries in […]Read more "Germany’s Secretive Kommando Spezialkräfte"
The third and final game in the Modern Warfare story arc, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, takes the stakes even higher than the previous two games by encompassing the entire globe in World War III. The majority of the plot revolves around the European theater of operations, as the main event is a Russian […]Read more "Modern Warfare vs. Real Warfare, Part 3 of 3"