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  • This Helicopter Is More Expensive Than the F-35 (And It Has Some Big Problems)

    Task and Purpose Security, While the CH-53K program has racked up an eye-popping $31 billion price tag since the start of development in 2006, the persistence of technical flaws revealed in operational testing are concerning to say the least. If the aircraft ever gets off the ground, it may just be worth it: As Task & Purpose previously reported, the Sikorsky designed the CH-53K to haul up to 27,000 pounds, three times the cargo of the Pentagon's current heavy-lift workhorse, without any...

    The National Interest
  • Recriminations fly over removal of Army commander ahead of Afghan deployment

    The Army is not using the word 'relieved' to describe Painter’s removal.

    POLITICO
  • The Latest: Taliban attack on Afghan army base kills 26

    The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Representatives of the Taliban and prominent Afghan figures including a former president are meeting in Moscow for two days of talks. The meeting that kicked off in the Russian capital on Tuesday has been seen as

    ABC News
  • The Latest: Taliban attack on Afghan army base kills 26

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Representatives of the Taliban and prominent Afghan figures including a former president are meeting in Moscow for two days of

    WTOP