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Articles by Kristine Croto:

A Powerful American Fighter For Both Ground Attack And Air Defense – The F-35

The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II has been embroiled in controversy for years due to expensive production and concerns about its function in combat. Here’s…

Six American Aircraft Which Were Crucial To Victory In WWII

Aircraft had begun to play a crucial role in the battles of World War I, but by the Second World War, aircraft had become a…

How Tanks Decided The First And Second World Wars

The concept of a military tank was not particularly new in 1916. However, the ability to move troops safely through combat territories with a vehicle…

The Amazing Legacy of the Legendary F-16 Falcon – An American Icon

For many modern Americans, General Dynamic’s F-16 Fighting Falcon is the most iconic fighter jet of the United States military. The plane has been in…

Six American Aircraft Which Were Crucial To Victory In WWII

Aircraft had begun to play a crucial role in the battles of World War I, but by the Second World War, aircraft had become a…

How Tanks Decided The First & Second World Wars

The concept of a military tank was not particularly new in 1916. However, the ability to move troops safely through combat territories with a vehicle…

The Amazing Legacy of the Legendary F-16 Falcon – An American Icon

An F-16 fighter jet against a bright blue sky

For many modern Americans, General Dynamic’s F-16 Fighting Falcon is the most iconic fighter jet of the United States military. The plane has been in…

How Tanks Decided The First And Second World Wars

The concept of a military tank was not particularly new in 1916. However, the ability to move troops safely through combat territories with a vehicle…

Epic Warplanes: The Awesome Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor

Proposed in the 1980s and designed in the 1990s, the original purpose of Lockheed Martin’s F-22 Raptor was to replace aging American F-15 and F-16 planes…

How Tanks Decided The First And Second World Wars

The concept of a military tank was not particularly new in 1916. However, the ability to move troops safely through combat territories with a vehicle…

How The Development Of The Machine Gun Changed Modern Warfare Forever

We often hear the term “machine gun” tossed casually into conversation, but did you know that machine guns have been use in one form or…

A Powerful American Fighter For Both Ground Attack And Air Defense – The F-35

The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II has been embroiled in controversy for years due to expensive production and concerns about its function in combat. Here’s…