Modern Era

US Lockheed-Martin X-44 ''MANTA" Fighter Jet

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Entirely experimental in scope, the proposed US Lockheed-Martin X-44 ''MANTA'' (Mulit-Axis No Tail Aircraft), was first discussed in the late 1990s and early 2000s as a p …

British ASRAAM Missile

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In use since 1998, The British ''Advanced Short Range Air to Air Missile'' (ASRAAM) is currently deployed with British Armed Forces, as an effective aerial defensive muni …

US Mark V Special Operations Craft

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The Mark V Watercraft is a type of Vessel used by The US Navy for Special Water Operations – in particular The US Navy SEALs (Sea, Air and Land). Their need for a l …

USS ''Alexandria''

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Deployed towards the end of The Cold War, The USS ''Alexandria'' is a ''Los Angeles''-Class attack Submarine, currently deployed with The US Navy. Her last posting was Pa …

Chinese T-69 Tank

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First introduced in 1982 as a Main Battle Tank, The Chinese People's Army T-69 is still in active inventory with that Nation's Army. Much of it's design was based on The …

US AGM-140 ''Ripper'' Missile

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Deployed in 1994, The AGM-130 was a Air-to-Ground Guided Missile – used by The US Military (US Navy and Air Forces). The Missile was a aerial launched platform (in …

USS ''Vella Gulf''

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The ''Ticonderoga''-Class Guided Missile Frigate USS ''Vella Gulf'' was launched towards the end of The Cold War in 1992. It is still an active duty serving Warship with …

Chinese JH-7A ''Flying Leopard'' Fighter Jet

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Produced at the end of The Cold War Era, The Chinese Air Force and Navy's JH-7A ''Flying Leopard'' was first deployed in 1992. The Fighter is still in Chinese inventory t …

Chinese Harbon Z-19 Light SA Helicopter

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Deployed in 2012, The People's Liberation Army's (China) Harbin Z-19 is a Light Support Attack and Scout Helicopter. Based on The French Eurocopter ''Dauphin'' Series of …

US Boeing F-15SE ''Silent Eagle'' Fighter Jet

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The Boeing Aircraft F-15SE ''Silent Eagle'' was a failed Fighter Program which began in 2009. The primary goal was to produce a ''superior'' fighter to The F-15 Strike Fi …