On August 08, 2009, a midair collision occurred between a sightseeing helicopter and a single-engine plane over the Hudson River.
FAA Office of Aviation Research Report Index
The Cuban Missile Crisis was a confrontation between the United States, the Soviet Union, and Cuba in the early 1960s during the Cold War.
Misc Documents on Iraq & Afghanistan
NIGER/IRAQ Uranium Story and
Ambassador Joe Wilson
Abu Ghraib Prison Scandal (Taguba Report)
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Office of Government Ethics (OGE)
The following is a list of different Army field manuals released to the public.
Michael Jackson's FBI File
The Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) is an open source intelligence component of the Central Intelligence Agency's Directorate of Science and Technology.
The following are documents pertaining to warfare intellinge from different conflicts.
The Raven Rock Mountain Complex (RRMC) is a United States government facility on Raven Rock, a mountain in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
The following are useful and informative references on defense related issues.
This series of analytical summaries attempts to identify and analyze trends
The term homeland security refers to a security effort by a government to protect a nation against perceived external or internal threat.
The Venona project was a long-running and highly secret collaboration between intelligence agencies of the US and the UK that involved the cryptanalysis of messages
The following are documents from the Cryptologic Quarterly, declassified by the NSA.
The goal of cryptanalysis is to find some weakness or insecurity in a cryptographic scheme, thus permitting its subversion or evasion.
This collection of declassified analytic monographs and reference aids, designated within the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Widely known as the "Family Jewels," this archive consists of almost 700 pages of responses from CIA employees to a 1973 directive
The following list of documents pertain to FBI files and the Cold War era.
VX (S-[2-(diisopropylamino)ethyl]-O-ethyl methylphosphonothioate) is an extremely toxic substance whose only application is in chemical warfare as a nerve agent.
Entomological warfare (EW) is a type of biological warfare that uses insects to attack the enemy.
Anthrax was first tested as a biological warfare agent by Unit 731 of the Japanese Kwantung Army in Manchuria during the 1930s
The following documents pertain to the biological agent BZ.
Vertical and/or Short Take-Off and Landing (V/STOL) is a term used to describe aircraft that are able to take-off or land vertically or on short runways.
On 4 January 1955 the USAF issued Systems Requirement SR-12 for the Weapons System WS-118P high-speed reconnaissance vehicle.
This series documents important aspects of the war in Southeast Asia.
Aurora (also credited as the SR-91 Aurora) is the popular name for a hypothesised United States reconnaissance aircraft, believed to be capable of hypersonic flight (speeds of over Mach 5).
The X-planes are a series of experimental United States aircraft (and some rockets) used for testing of new technologies and usually kept highly secret during development.
A parasite aircraft is an aircraft which is carried, and air launched by, a mother ship aircraft.
The following is a list of misc. documents pertaining to military aircraft. In a way, these still have to be organized into proper categories, but for now reside on this page.
The Lockheed Martin/Boeing F-22 Raptor is a fifth-generation fighter aircraft that uses stealth technology.
The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 is a swing-wing fighter aircraft, designed by the Mikoyan-Gurevich bureau in the Soviet Union.
The Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk is a stealth ground attack aircraft formerly operated by the United States Air Force.
The Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit is a multirole heavy bomber with "low observable" stealth technology...
A photo shoot involving a 747 used as Air Force One and one fighter jet flying at low altitude led to hundreds of frightened calls from residents and workers in Lower Manhattan
The A-12 Avenger II was an American aircraft program from McDonnell Douglas and General Dynamics