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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.

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Now we know why Russian AK-47 so deadly

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 admin 970 0

As tanks became the most formidable weapons of the Wehrmacht

Germany the last of the great powers began to develop tanks. However, the victory of Hitler in the first place associated with these weapons that the Nazi regime was used for various purposes.

07-01-2018 admin 1540 0

Russian MiG-25 flew so fast that it destroyed its own engines

In contrast to the older MiG-21, operating the MiG-25 remains very small. Most of them are in the air force of Algeria and the Syrian Arab Republic, although in recent years there have been reports that the MiG-25 returned to service in Libya. Most of the "flying foxes" was decommissioned shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union, and some remained for some time in the air force of the former Soviet republics. Iraqi MiG-25 was mostly destroyed during the war in the Persian Gulf, and those that remained were destroyed in the operation "desert Storm".

30-12-2017 admin 1672 0

Set the oven to "Apocalypse": a review of the device for pre-control of nuclear weapons

With this article I want to achieve three important goals. First, bear in the ether of the Internet accessible pictures of equipment used with nuclear weapons (security controllers), which are quite hard to find. Second, briefly describe what it does and how it is used, based on the major sources and reasonable assumptions. And finally, realize your emotional response to the pre-flight controllers as the material embodiment of preparations for nuclear war.

27-09-2017 admin 1429 0

How Russia and China will fight against America: the main thing — to destroy satellites

Russia and China are actively developing new types of weapons and military equipment to counter American dominance in space, says expert assessment of the us intelligence community. I must say that in this framework the two countries are considering the creation of weapons capable of attacking U.S. satellites and other orbiting objects, space-based.

21-05-2017 admin 2579 0

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