Mysterious high-altitude hobbyist balloon left US airspace overnight

A mysterious high-altitude balloon seen flying over the western United States on Friday was just a hobby device and has already left American airspace, according to reports. Federal investigators tracked the small balloon as it flew between 43,000 and 45,000 feet until it crossed the U.S. military perimeter at some point during the night, according […]

Military Tracking Mysterious High-Altitude Balloon Over US

The U.S. military confirmed in a statement Friday that it is tracking a mysterious high-altitude balloon drifting across the country’s west. The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) said a military aircraft spotted the balloon while flying over Utah at an altitude of 43,000 to 45,000 feet, and an investigation determined the object was not […]

India’s Top Drone Manufacturer Breaks into U.S. Market with Tough High-Altitude UAVs

IdeaForge, India’s leading drone manufacturer, is making an impact in the U.S. business with its line of lightweight, durable drones designed to fly in the thin Himalayan atmosphere and harsh climate. Armed drones aren’t on the menu yet, but IdeaForge CEO Ankit Mehta shows off the capabilities of surveillance drones that local governments can use […]

Military Monitoring New High-Altitude Balloon Moving Across Western U.S.

In this distributed image provided by the Department of Defense, a U.S. Air Force U-2 pilot looks down on a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon hovering over the central United States on February 3, 2023. Recovery efforts began immediately after the balloon fell. (Photo courtesy of the U.S. Department of Defense, via Getty Images) Sophia Flores […]

Military tracking high-altitude balloon over western US

The U.S. military is tracking a high-altitude balloon over the western United States, two U.S. officials confirmed to Fox News on Friday. It was discovered by a U.S. military aircraft and determined to not pose a threat. The balloon’s origin and purpose are not yet known, two officials said. The balloon is heading east on […]

China says US flew high-altitude balloons over its airspace

China said on Monday that U.S. high-altitude balloons had flown unlicensed over Chinese airspace more than 10 times since early 2022, sparking a diplomatic confrontation after U.S. forces shot down what it claimed was a Chinese reconnaissance balloon. spread out. “Since last year, more than 10 U.S. high-altitude balloons have illegally flown into Chinese airspace […]

Breaking: Department of Defense downs high-altitude object over Lake Huron

The Pentagon shot down a high-altitude object in Lake Huron Sunday afternoon, multiple news outlets reported. “I contacted [the Department of Defense] Regarding operations in the Great Lakes region today,” Rep. Jack Bergman (R-Michigan) tweeted at about 3:30 p.m. Sunday. “US military decommissioned another ‘object’ over Lake Huron. Thank you for decisive action by fighter […]

US Jet Shoots Down Second High-Altitude Object Over Canada

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in a statement that a US fighter jet had shot down a second unidentified flying object over Canada. Prime Minister Trudeau met with President Joe Biden this afternoon after the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), the joint U.S.-Canada aerospace warning and defense agency, identified an object in Canadian […]

US F-22 fighter jet takes down unidentified ‘high-altitude airborne object’ flying over Canada

The North American Aerospace Defense Command announced Saturday afternoon that it was monitoring “high-altitude airborne objects over northern Canada.” Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the flying object had been shot down. Published by NORAD statement: Military aircraft currently operate from Alaska and Canada in support of the activities of the North American Aerospace Defense […]