A Spec Ops Osprey Tested Like an Enormous Cellphone

When Apple is getting a new mobile gadget ready, they stick it in an anechoic chamber—a humungous room straight out of science fiction, where the entire external world is blocked out. The same goes for advanced aircraft. » 3/20/12 9:44am 3/20/12 9:44am

SUVs of Death: Commandos Want Missiles in Their Trucks

This is the counterterrorist car chase of the future. Somewhere in East Africa or the southern Arabian peninsula, several years from now, an unassuming SUV drives off the road and rolls down its window. » 3/02/12 5:40pm 3/02/12 5:40pm

Special Ops Plane Mysteriously Crashes in Africa (Updated)

The Department of Defense has confirmed that an Air Force U-28A—a plane dedicated to shadowy spec ops—crashed over Djibouti this weekend, killing all aboard. Nobody yet knows what took the commando plane down. » 2/20/12 11:07am 2/20/12 11:07am

The Newest Special Forces Helmets Are Terrifyingly Cool

Part of Seal Team 6's success is their sheer killing prowess. In, out, shots fired. Smooth and perfect, like a hand dipped into water. But it also helps to look very scary. These newest spec ops helmets will help! » 1/31/12 4:00pm 1/31/12 4:00pm