Category Robots In War

Former Secretary Of Defense Carter Outlines The Future Of Warfare

Concluding Q&A: At heart, you’re a scientist. What is your advice to all the scientists concerned about the direction this White House is taking the country? Again, it’s very early. It’s very difficult to discern what the direction is. I’d encourage people to keep heart and to remember that we’ve been around for 241 years […]

The Wars of Today And Tomorrow: A Conversation With Douglas Lute

The Wars of Today And Tomorrow: A Conversation With Douglas Lute  Feb 18, 2017  GSSR  Europe, In The News, International Security, Military & Defense  0 http://georgetownsecuritystudiesreview.org/2017/02/18/the-wars-of-today-and-tomorrow-a-conversation-with-douglas-lute/ By: Will Chim, Reporter Photo Credit: United States Institute of Peace (USIP) This month, the United States Institute of Peace hosted a discussion event with Douglas Lute to discuss “the wars of today and tomorrow”. […]

A Glimpse Of Warfare’s Future, Today

David Maxwell’s comments are below and highlighted — before the actual article. The article referenced in this piece can be downloaded from the Prism web site at this link (note that this edition of Prism is all about SOF)  http://cco.ndu.edu/PRISM-6-3/Article/1020215/reaching-forward-in-the-war-against-the-islamic-state/ The article was written by Majors Christopher Thielenhaus and Eric Roles, both Special Forces officers at […]

ISIL & Drones: Understand The Network To Defeat The Network

ISIL & Drones: Understand The Network To Defeat The Network by Noah B. Cooper Journal Article |  February 15, 2017 – 6:40pm http://smallwarsjournal.com/jrnl/art/isil-drones-understand-the-network-to-defeat-the-network ISIL & Drones: Understand the Network to Defeat the Network Noah B. Cooper The employment of weaponized drone technology by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) is a unique innovation […]

Papers Offer A Peek At ISIS’ Drones, Lethal And Largely Off-The-Shelf

Papers Offer A Peek At ISIS’ Drones, Lethal And Largely Off-The-Shelf The New York Times · by ERIC SCHMITT · January 31, 2017 Members of American Special Operations inspected a drone in Mosul, Iraq, in January. The craft had been used by Islamic State militants to drop explosives on government forces. Muhammad Hamed/Reuters WASHINGTON – The standardized four-page checklist […]

The Islamic State’s Drone Documents: Management, Acquisitions, & DIY Tradecraft

CTC Perspectives – The Islamic State’s Drone Documents: Management, Acquisitions, and DIY Tradecraft ctc.usma.edu January 31, 2017 Author(s): Don Rassler, Muhammad al-`Ubaydi, Vera Mironova Much has been made of the Islamic State drone threat ever since the group killed two Kurdish soldiers in October 2016 with a bomb hidden within one of its drones that […]

Meet China’s Sharp Sword, A Stealth Attack Drone That Can Likely Carry 2 Tons Of Bombs; Swarms, Miniature & Micro Drones, Aircraft Carrier’s At The Edge Of Space Opening Their Bay Doors ‘To Let Lose The Drones Of War, And So On, Are Coming…..To A Battlefield Near You

Meet China’s Sharp Sword, A Stealth Attack Drone That Can Likely Carry 2 Tons Of Bombs;  Swarms, Miniature & Micro Drones, Aircraft Carrier’s At The Edge Of Space Opening Their Bay Doors ‘To Let Lose The Drones Of War, And So On, Are Coming…..To A Battlefield Near You   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Jeffrey Lin […]

A Glimpse Of Future Warfare? ISIS Arms Toy Drones With GRENADES To Bomb Iraqi Troops; RAF Pilots Hunt Down The Devices Amid Fears The Weapons Could Be Used Against British Troops — Makeshift Drones May Become The New IED’s Of The Sky

A Glimpse Of Future Warfare? ISIS Arms Toy Drones With GRENADES To Bomb Iraqi Troops; RAF Pilots Hunt Down The Devices Amid Fears The Weapons Could Be Used Against British Troops — Makeshift Drones May Become The New IED’s Of The Sky   www.fortunascorner.com        Many of the those individuals who think and […]

Why The United States Is Losing Its Technological Edge

Why The United States Is Losing Its Technological Edge The Department of Defense needs to completely overhaul its approach to technology strategy, injecting free market principles to keep pace with technological change. Ben FitzGerald January 16, 2017 TweetShareShare Earlier this month, President-elect Donald Trump drew headlines for his criticism of two major defense programs, the […]

The Brains Of The Operation: ‘The Projects of Skunkworks: 75 Years of Lockheed Martin’s Advanced Development Programs’

The Brains Of The Operation Review: Steve Pace, ‘The Projects of Skunkworks: 75 Years of Lockheed Martin’s Advanced Development Programs’ Share Tweet Email A P-38 Lightning and F-22 Raptor / USAF photo by Josh Plueger BY: Tom Rogan Follow @TomRtweets January 1, 2017 5:00 am In 1937, the Army Air Corps “called for a twin-engine interceptor […]