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Military Factory™ showcases a comprehensive listing of military weapons and equipment from past wars, present conflicts, and future engagements. The information provided through this singular source allows for a unique insight into the many aspects of modern warfare as well as a glimpse into the Battlefield of Tomorrow.
Military Pay Scale (2018)
Every new year brings with it a new, revised pay scale for the United States military. 2018 is no exception as we list the various grades from lowest-to-highest.
U.S. Military Ranks
The massive United States military appropriately relies on an organizational structure. Ranks for all service branches are covered here.
Aircraft / Aerospace
People have an unquenchable fascination with flight and our entries, numbering over 1,850, will not disappoint in their coverage.
Unmanned Air Systems / Drones
The current buzzword in military and civilian aviation, 'Drone' aircraft are poised to become fixtures of both markets in the near future.
Infantry Small Arms
Despite all of the advances made in other areas of modern warfare, victory still relies heavily on having 'boots on the ground'.
Tanks, Vehicles & Artillery
Mechanized warfare was streamlined in the fighting of World War 2 and, today, remains a focus of warplanners worldwide despite changes.
Navy Warships & Submarines
With the globe largely covered in water, it behooves major powers to field technologically-advanced surface and undersea fighting forces.
Special Forces
Special forces operatives go beyond the call of duty, undertaking various tactical missions behind enemy lines as required.

Program Updates
Davis-Douglas Cloudster
The Cloudster one-off long-range biplane failed in its attempt to span the United States in a coast-to-coast journey during the early part of the 1920s.
Piasecki H-25 HUP Retriever
This Piasecki helicopter contribution allowed the United States Navy, as well as a few others, priceless experience in the operation of shipborne rotary-wing platforms.
Saunders-Roe SR.53
Saunders-Roe completed two of the three contracted-for mixed-power interceptors for testing, the second fatally lost in a take-off accident.
Type 89 (WZ534)
The Type 89 tracked Armored Fighting Vehicle of Chinese origin can serve in a myriad of roles and does so with a few global operators today.
Grumman XTB2F
This Grumman aircraft offering was intended to succeed the storied line of TBF Avenger torpedo bombers in United States Navy service during World War 2.
Piaggio MPA
Piaggio Aerospace of Italy is attempting to interest global parties on its new turboprop-powered MPA platform for the maritime patrol role.