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AI and satellite imaging make aircraft carriers vulnerable

US aircraft carriers and the naval ships of other nations have long been vulnerable to enemy submarines and missiles. French Exocet missiles destroyed British ships in the Falklands War. * Air Independent Propulsion submarines are cheaper and quieter and deadlier …

China has new tanks for arms export

China main tank and armored vehicle maker Norinco has shown several new armored vehicles for the export market. China has a new GL-5 hard-kill active protection system (APS), which destroyed a guided missile attacking a tank in a live fire …

China dominates generation 3+ nuclear reactors

The world’s first AP1000 reactor will begin fuel loading in the next two weeks. The power plant will start loading more than 100 fuel assemblies into the honeycomb core of its AP1000 reactor with a pair of robotic arms. Compared …