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New in the military

Project materials center around the analysis and evaluation of new approaches to warfare in the modern world. special attention is paid to the types and aspects of confrontation as "network war" or "network-centric confrontation." Also in this section are published materials reflecting trends in reforming the armed forces in Russia and other countries of the world.

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Revenge of the Copters?

As part of the holiday dedicated to the 91st anniversary of the formation of the Airborne Troops, which took place in the Moscow region at the Alabino training ground on July 31, 2021, a static exposition of weapons and military equipment equipped with winged infantry was also deployed, as usual. However, it also featured several samples exhibited by developer firms.

20-08-2021 Ponomarenko Oleg J. 57849 0

"The entire crew of aircraft must die"

Since 1898, when H. G. Wells described deadly rays in The War of the Worlds, the number of scientists who announced success in creating such a miracle weapon has grown from year to year. And all the governments of the world, including the tsarist and Soviet, sought to get it. The Politburo of the Central Committee of the CPSU (b) even approved the project of buying the developments of the famous Nikola Tesla. However, in the second half of the 1930s, all countries became convinced that it was extremely difficult or even impossible to create "death rays". But 80 years ago, in July 1941, the leaders of the USSR received completely different information from scientists,and later through intelligence.

12-07-2021 admin 63303 0

In March 2020, in Libya, a drone without a command from a person tracked down enemy forces and struck them. The incident, possibly with the first known case of an attack by a drone strike without receiving an explicit order from a person, shows the danger of the proliferation of autonomous weapons systems, according to Oleg Shakirov, a consultant at the PIR Center.

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