Hypersonic Arms Race

Hypersonic Arms Race

The US Air Force tested the X-51A Waverider, which managed to gain speed 5 times the speed of sound, and was able to fly over 3 minutes, setting a world record, ...
Liquid armor

Liquid armor

The British arms company BAE systems presented a material that can be used to manufacture bullet-proof vests of a new generation. A novelty is a kind of liquid thickener, a chemical ...
Hypersound problems

Hypersound problems

The 27 May X-51A Waverider was dropped from the B-52 Stratofortress strategic bomber over the Pacific Ocean, south of the California coast, from a height of just over 15 km. She successfully launched ...
Submarine fighters and aircraft carriers

Submarine fighters and aircraft carriers

The aircraft detects the enemy from the air and delivers a disorienting blow. Then, moving away from the line of sight, the car sits on the water and within a minute and a half plunges to a depth of ...
Enemy aircraft can be shot down by a laser

Enemy aircraft can be shot down by a laser

At the international air show in Farnborough presented a novelty, revived in the memory of the fantastic action films 80-x. American gunsmiths showed a video in which a drone plane ...
Americans are building a flying "Hummer"

Americans are building a flying "Hummer"

At the beginning of 2010, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) of the United States Department of Defense announced an open competition to ...
Fire Prevention: Anti Sniper

Fire Prevention: Anti Sniper

The portable system, which is being developed at Vanderbilde University by order of the American defense agency DARPA, conceptually represents nothing new. She represents ...
Cyberarmies attack ("Publico.es", Spain)

Cyberarmies attack ("Publico.es", Spain)

France has begun to develop "digital weapons" that can be used to conduct "offensive operations in the framework of information war." Military superpowers, USA, UK, ...
"Dry" will rise to a new level

"Dry" will rise to a new level

For the first time, a Russian aircraft engine is certified according to international standards. The SaM146 engine, developed for the Russian regional Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft, received an international ...
Million for arbitrariness

Million for arbitrariness

An American company was punished for selling military technology to Russia A representative of the American company Rocky Mountain in a court of the State of Colorado acknowledged the sale of military technology abroad without ...
Electromagnetic gun

Electromagnetic gun

Since the beginning of the 1980's, the electromagnetic gun has become an increasingly important part of the planned improvements to the future construction systems. Analysis of the likely means of attacking the enemy
Russia acquired French technology for T-90

Russia acquired French technology for T-90

Technologies for the production of night vision devices for armored vehicles were transferred to Russia. The corresponding contract was signed by Rosoboronexport and the French company Thales. Now the instruments for the tanks ...
You can’t make a “mace” on your knee

You can’t make a “mace” on your knee

In modern conditions, the ability of the army to defend a country is first and foremost indicated not by its strength, but by another indicator - the equipment of modern military equipment of the Armed Forces. And with this we have ...
Bull's-eye!

Bull's-eye!

Sights, equipped with the latest optical system based on zone plates, will allow the shooter to simultaneously keep in focus both the front sight and the distant target. Try to shoot a rifle at the target ...
Artificial Intelligence Tanks

Artificial Intelligence Tanks

According to the press service of the Russian Ministry of Defense, a group of Russian scientists working under the leadership of Academician A.N. Platonov completed the development of an artificial intelligence system, ...
What could be the Third World War?

What could be the Third World War?

Since ancient times, people by all means fought for the best place under the sun, and under the moon too. There was a conflict over the possession of a fertile valley, the best pastures, and so on. Victory gave ...
Shuttle Scout: Not so scary

Shuttle Scout: Not so scary

The newest secret spacecraft, recently tested in the United States, apparently does not pull either a unique orbital bomber or a space combat platform. A month ago, when the Pentagon ...