David Simko

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Watch the $349,000 Hennessey VelociRaptor 6X6 Go Out for a Spin

First footage of the 600-hp six-wheeler in action<p>Koenigsegg may have crushed the Venom GT’s top speed record at 277.9 mph with an Agera RS, but John Hennessey is keeping busy by playing with his latest six-wheeled toy.<p>Remember the $349,000 2018 Hennessey VelociRaptor 6X6 that made its debut at SEMA …

Sports Cars

Historic 'Quad 40' gun returned to Battleship New Jersey. They tried to fire - but couldn't

An important piece of firepower history from the Battleship New Jersey was returned to the warship Monday and remounted where it played a crucial …

Camden

This Is One of the Deadliest Kamikaze Attacks Caught on Film

Japanese kamikaze pilots commonly struck fear in the hearts of allied troops as they conducted choreographed nose-dives right into U.S. ships during …

Brazil

The Navy Just Took Delivery Of Its Most Powerful Nuclear Attack Submarine Ever

Earlier this month, the U.S. Navy took delivery of its newest Virginia-class attack submarine—the future USS <i>Colorado</i> (SSN-788).<p>The new …

Why America's Enemies All Fear the B-52 Bomber

We’ve already examined the colorful analysis [3] offered by Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte regarding his country’s new jet fighter, so let’s …

Anthony Weiner

Navy 2nd Ford-Class Carrier Employs New Building Technique

The 2nd US Navy Ford-Class high-tech aircraft carrier has grown 70-feet longer and is now 50-percent structurally complete with the addition of the …

This WWII Battle Had Ships Firing Point Blank With 16-inch Guns

In the Pacific Theater of World War II, many of the battles were either curb-stomp affairs by one side or the other — either because Japan was …

A vast oasis of aircraft lies deep in the Arizona desert

The incredible Pima Air and Space Museum is home to dozens of legendary aircraft, like the B-52, the SR-71 Blackbird, the B-17, and more. Here are more than 50 photos to take you there.<p>I love big airplanes.<p>There aren't many places where you can see them, though. Each bomber is massive, and most air …

Aerospace

B-17 Flying Fortress Ride - World War II Planes

My father flew a B-17 Flying Fortress during WWII. Now it's my turn.<p>My father flew 36 missions over Europe during World War II before he was 20 years old. He lived for 81 years, yet rarely talked about his service as a U.S. bombardier. I learned everything I know about the war studying books, …

Aerospace

Photographing Hang Son Doong, the World’s Largest Cave

In 2009, I was involved in a near fatal car crash when an oncoming car made an unsafe left turn in front of my vehicle, nearly killing me. This life …