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This Pilot Firing A Missile Is The Coolest Selfie Ever, Not The Oscars'

Forget about Ellen Degeneres. This is the most awesome selfie, not theirs: A Royal Danish Air Force pilot firing a live air-to-air AIM-9 Sidewinder missile from his F-16 fighter.


Heat-Seeking Missile Discovered In Adelaide Man's Home

If only reality television shows like Hoarders could profile guys like this: a 51-year old in suburban Adelaide has been arrested over the weekend following a raid on his home which turned up many an unlicensed firearm, inactive explosives and…oh yeah, an air-to-air heat-seeking missile. What the fu–…


China's DF-21D Missile Is The World's First One-Shot Aircraft Carrier Killer

Since the end of World War II, America’s aircraft carriers have been the pride and joy of the Navy. However, the days of dominance could end with China’s new DF-21D ballistic missile — the only device on Earth capable of sinking an aircraft carrier — four and a half acres of sovereign US territory — with one shot.


Launching Missiles From Ships Creates Hell On Earth

The fact that a missile can be launched from a ship to successfully intercept an incoming ballistic missile is amazing in itself. But when you launch it at night, creating a small hell on Earth for a few seconds, it’s pretty damn cool.


Ship Bound For China Busted With American Patriot Missiles Labeled As "Fireworks"

Lucy, you got some ‘splainin to do! A German vessel carrying 69 American-made Patriot missiles and 160 tons of explosives was detained en route to China. Nobody has any idea who shipped it, or to whom.