Everything We Know About The Private Planes Of World Leaders

It’s no secret that the world’s top leaders travel in style. Just look at this $500 million flying fortress or the $1.5 billion fleet for the Qatar royal family. But while these planes’ aesthetics may seem a bit much, the aircraft are actually built for utility. Their job? To protect heads of states while they…

Inside The Military’s $223 Million ‘Doomsday Plane’

If there ever were a nuclear war and all US military ground communication was destroyed, this $223 million plane would become the command and control center for the US military’s most senior officials. This is the E-4B “Nightwatch.” It’s basically a flying war room designed to withstand a nuclear blast. Ryan Pickrell: I like to…

Why We Need Counter-Drone Tech Now More Than Ever

By 2022, the FAA expects we’ll have 2.9 million drones flying in the U.S. That’s because drones are enormously helpful; in Aerial Photography, scientific research, even farming and firefighting. But with so many drones in the sky, sometimes, things go wrong. It’s very public knowledge that airports are getting more and more incidents of drones…