The Amazing History Of Air Refueling
The first air-to-air refueling took place on this day in 1921. This video explains its evolution throughout history.
Most Elite Special Forces In The US
There are quite a few more SpecOps units in the U.S. than just SEALs — Green Berets and Marine Snipers, etc. — so we here at Business Insider have made things easy by assembling a comprehensive list o...
Military aviation
This is by no means a complete history but does provide some perspective of the events in European military aviation from 1935 - 1939. When Nazi Germany open...
Special forces
Mixed video about СОБР Antiterror(SWAT-Russian version) and legendary Вымпел(Vimpel KGB Special Forces)
Anti-aircraft warfare
Air defence is defined by NATO as "all measures designed to nullify or reduce the effectiveness of hostile air action." They include ground-and air-based weapon systems, associated sensor systems, com...
Anti-aircraft warfare - Wikipedia
Artillery
Artillery is a class of large military weapons built to fire munitions far beyond the range of infantry's small arms. Early artillery development focused on the ability to breach fortifications, and l...
Artillery - Wikipedia
Military aviation
Military aviation is the use of military aircraft and other flying machines for the purposes of conducting or enabling aerial warfare, including national airlift (cargo) capacity to provide logistical...
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Cavalry
Cavalry (from French cavalerie, cf. cheval 'horse') or horsemen were soldiers or warriors who fought mounted on horseback. Cavalry were historically the most mobile of the combat arms. An individual s...
Cavalry - Wikipedia
Military engineering
Military engineering is loosely defined as the art and practice of designing and building military works and maintaining lines of military transport and communications. Military engineers are also res...
Military engineering - Wikipedia
Infantry
Infantry is the branch of a military force that fights on foot. Troops intended to engage, fight, and defeat the enemy in face-to-face combat, thus bear the brunt of warfare and suffering the greatest...
Infantry - Wikipedia
Irregular military
Irregular military refers to any non-standard military. Being defined by exclusion, there is significant variance in what comes under the term. It can refer to the type of military organization, or t...
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Military reserve force
A military reserve force is a military organization composed of citizens of a country who combine a military role or career with a civilian career. They are not normally kept under arms and their main...
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Special forces
Special forces, or special operations forces are military units trained to perform unconventional missions. Special forces, as they would now be recognised, emerged in the early 20th century, with a s...
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Staff (military)
A military staff (often referred to as General Staff, Army Staff, Navy Staff or Air Staff within the individual services) is a group of officers and enlisted personnel that are responsible for the adm...
Staff (military) - Wikipedia
Red Top (missile)
The Hawker Siddeley (later British Aerospace) Red Top was the third indigenous British air-to-air missile to enter service, following the de Havilland Firestreak and limited-service Fairey Fireflash.<...
Red Top (missile) - Wikipedia
Auxiliary Units
The Auxiliary Units or GHQ Auxiliary Units were specially trained, highly secret units created by the United Kingdom government during the Second World War, with the aim of resisting any eventual occu...
Auxiliary Units - Wikipedia
Most Elite Special Forces In The US
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23x115 mm
The 23x115 mm round is used by Soviet (USSR)/Russian/CIS aircraft autocannon, most notably by the GSh-23L and GSh-6-23. Although the round has been superseded by the 30x165 mm round, the Russian Air F...
Werwolf
Werwolf ([ˈveːɐ̯vɔlf], German for "werewolf") was the name given to a Nazi plan, which began development in 1944, to create a resistance force which would operate behind enemy lines as the Allies adva...
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Mongolian General Purpose Force
General Purpose Force of the Mongolia (Mongolian: Монгол Улсын Ерөнхий Цэргийн Хүчин, Mongol Ulsyn Eronhii Tsergiin Hüchin) is the land force of the Armed Forces of the Mongolia, formed from parts of ...
Mongolian General Purpose Force - Wikipedia
Swisscoy
The Swisscoy is an association of the Swiss Army in Kosovo. It is provided as part of the KFOR of NATO military mission to promote peace. The association contains a contingent of more than 235 people ...
Swisscoy - Wikipedia
Mongolian Armed Forces
The Mongolian Armed Forces (Mongolian: Монгол улсын зэвсэгт хүчин, Mongol ulsyn zevsegt hüchin) are the military organization to protect the independence, sovereignty, and territorial integrity of...
Mongolian Armed Forces - Wikipedia
Hussar
Hussar (/həˈzɑr/ hə-ZAR, /hʊˈzɑr/, or spelling pronunciation /həˈsɑr/ hə-SAR) refers to a number of types of light cavalry. This type of cavalry first appeared in the Hungarian army of King Matthias C...
Hussar - Wikipedia
X-board
An x-board is a kind of calendar used in military aviation training schools. Student pilots are required to complete a certain number of training missions (including flight simulator and aircraft mis...