When I came across this list of the top 10 Federal contractors, not only were they all defense contractors, it also gave a eyes-glance breakdown of what the U.S. purchases from each. Nice if you're an investor. I find it interesting that the F35 has been in production for 14+ years. Seriously? By the time we get one that works, it'll be time to fund development of a new one. From Nationalpriorities:
10. Huntington Ingalls Industries, $4.7 billion.
Huntington Ingalls describes itself as “America’s largest military shipbuilding company.”
Last week it was amazing to witness entire expressways shut down during the Hong Kong protests. Something which was not surprisingly given little attention by our "keep the advertisers happy at all costs" mainstream media. *cough cough* Thank goodness for technology with this amazing drone footage and social media for 'getting it out there'. Afterwards I decided to take a further look into the area of investing in drone (and drone component) manufacturers.
I've thrown this together, running on battery only and no internet after having lost power due to a strong storm rolling through the region. Hey, it's a start, right?
Face it America. It’s only a matter of time before drone applications become commonplace and drones are buzzing past our homes…
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