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Equipment and armament: yesterday, today and prospect

Development of techniques and methods of warfare in the modern world develops karyne active. But man today remains the main subject and the main subject of conflict. Still soldiers, guerrillas, terrorists (the western vocabulary combatant), is the main person, virtually, any armed conflict. Study questions combatant equipment for the successful solution of problems is an important part of understanding the processes of both the tactical and at other levels of planning and management. The subject and the subject of this project.

Project working group
Project coordinator:
Ponomarenko Oleg J.
Experts: Grinyaev Sergey,

PROJECT CONTENTS
China plunged into the Pentagon "Dark sword"
Articles(246)

China has reached a new level in the development of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVS) and made the first real steps to creating unparalleled in the world of supersonic stealth combat drone.

08-06-2018 236 0

Money on defense. Modernization of the Russian army: the answer to the current challenges

According to the forecasts of some analysts, this year is expected to total growth of global military spending, and the greatest rise must ensure Russia and leading Asian countries, while the US and the EU are cutting their spending. At that Russia will spend extra money? What will be done to modernize the army? What weapons can appear? What kind of troops need re-equipment?

14-02-2014 2418 0

Khlyustov MV "Tanks in contemporary conflicts. Application Overview"

The book is based on analysis of sources attempted understanding of the current state and prospects of development of the classical type of weapon, as the main battle tank. Much attention is given in the book of the evaluation of the experience gained by tank units in conflicts in recent years: Iraq, Libya, Syria.

18-02-2014 3905 0

The Valetsky, O. V. "Weapons of modern warfare. Practice"

In the second half of the twentieth century there has been a surge in the development of ammunition management systems, primarily aircraft, which resulted in a radical increase accuracy and efficiency of weapons along with possible production in large quantities. Since the 1990s, and currently guided weapons repeatedly massively used by the US and its allies in a series of military campaigns and operations, demonstrating the increased importance of such systems on the battlefield.

18-06-2017 2093 0

Tank army, the Soviet-German invention of the second world

In the middle and at the final stage of the great Patriotic war a critical role in the defeat of the enemy played a major armored associations of the red Army, who bore the formidable name of tank armies.

08-08-2013 2448 0

Now we know why Russian AK-47 so deadly
Other(21)

The Soviet weapon has a reputation of reliable, but coarse and inaccurate. However, it often cost an extensive research. The report in 1979, entitled "Effects of fire from automatic weapons", describes the statistical methodology used for weapons testing during the Soviet era. There are also many tables of firings, starting in 1977, which compares the accuracy of different samples infantry weapons. In tests using various weapons involved both experienced and average soldiers, shooting from different positions, including shooting from moving vehicles at night and even return fire against the muzzle flashes in the dark. These tests helped bring the average number of shots required to defeat or destroy a number of targets, including helicopters, vehicles and personnel of the enemy. This article attempts to summarize the conclusions that can be drawn from these tables is firing, comparing the results shown AK-74 and AKM.

05-06-2018 131 0

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