army Archive

air forceUS military targets reducing time to overhaul ships, planes, tanks by 25%

No Comments
One-third of the US Navy’s destroyers, cruisers, and amphibious ships are under significant repair. Maintenance issues have grounded two-thirds of the US Navy’s strike fighters. The military will use a new, computer-based database to manage logistics, maintenance and the supply …

air forceThe USA is no longer guaranteed future military technology dominance

No Comments
The US has enjoyed complete military dominance since about 1985. The Soviet Union and now Russia is competitive with the number of nuclear weapons. Th Soviet Union also had a total volume of tanks and armored vehicles which the USA …

air forceIndia and Russia are talking about upgrading Su-35 with stealth

No Comments
The standard russian Su-35 jet is able to match performance characteristics of a fifth-generation fighter — with the sole exception of its lack of stealth capabilities. A fifth-generation variant of the Su-35 could mean just adding stealth modifications. Boeing has …

armyEven many of the Men joining the US Army throw like girls

No Comments
A large number of US army recruits arrive and do not know how to throw. The US Army is removing the requirement that soldiers need to throw grenades 20 to 30 meters from the requirements. They will still have hand …

armyUS Tanks finally upgrading with Israel’s battle tested anti-missile system

No Comments
The US Army’s 2019 budget will upgrade 261 M1 tanks, enough for three brigades, to carry Israeli-made Trophy Active Protection Systems (APS) to counter anti-tank missiles. There is also an increase in artillery and equipment to deter Russia from attempting …

armyIf China is ahead deploying Railguns, electromag catapults and hypersonic weapons

No Comments
China seems to have made a lot of progress making more practical electromagnetic catapults for aircraft carriers and such electromagnetic catapults could be scaled to launch large drones from smaller ships. In a presentation at the PLAN University Rear Admiral …

armyChina gathering AI and quantum technology researchers as part of military applications push

No Comments
China has gathered 120 researchers from around the military to work for its top research institute as part of a push to develop military applications for artificial intelligence and quantum technology. More than 95 percent of the new recruits enlisted …

armyUS Army plans to successfully revamp and future weapons that ten times better than today

No Comments
The US Army plans to reform the acquisition bureaucracy, embracing commercial technology and rigorously prototyping new tech to work out bugs to achieve 10 fold improvement on its weapons. General Mark Milley said the US Army can improve 10-fold on …

army20 wheeled squad support robots have been ordered by the US Army

No Comments
HDT Global (HDT) Wheeled Offload Logistics Follower (WOLF) robotic system has been awarded a Phase II Squad Multipurpose Equipment Transport Program contract. The HDT Hunter WOLF system closely matches infantry mobility and can traverse narrow trails, steep slopes and dense …

armyChina may have secret railgun programs that have caught up with the USA

No Comments
Popular Science is reporting that China has secret railgun and electromagnetic launcher programs that are competitive with the United States. Above is the US 32 megajoule railgun undergoing rapid fire testing Landbased electromagnetic launchers have been photographed undergoing tests in …