Military Technology

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 29: The Blue Angels fly over the ballpark prior to the game between the Arizona Diamondbacks against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on July 29, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. The Diamondbacks defeated the Mariners 8-2. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

The military industrial complex has only grown since President Eisenhower told the American people to beware its excesses. Today’s machines of war are incredibly complex and powerful. And the businesses that produce them number among the largest and most innovative on the planet. Drones, power suits, and next generation planes are coming — and not just from the United States.