Category underwater vehicles

China Gains On The U.S. In The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race; Immediate Action Needed To Counter Enemy AI Advances; AI & The Future Of War

China Gains On The U.S. In The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race; Immediate Action Needed To Counter Enemy AI Advances; AI & The Future Of War   http://www.fortunascorner.com        John Markoff and Matthew Rosenberg had an article on the February 3, 2017 website of the New York Times, with the title above. Their article […]

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 […]

Newly Released China White Paper On Space Shows Beijing’s Ambition To Take The Pole Position For Lunar & Deep Space Exploration — Landing On Dark Side Of Moon Planned For 2018

Newly Released China White Paper On Space Shows Beijing’s Ambition To Take The Pole Position For Lunar & Deep Space Exploration — Landing On Dark Side Of Moon Planned For 2018   www.fortunascorner.com         China’s Information Office of the State Council on Tuesday, December 27, 2016,  released a 2016 White Paper on […]

Catch Of The Day: Reflections On The Chinese Seizure Of A U.S. Ocean Glider Drone

http://cimsec.org/catch-day-reflections-chinese-seizure-u-s-ocean-glider/30153  ASIA-PACIFIC, CAPABILITY ANALYSIS CATCH OF THE DAY: REFLECTIONS ON THE CHINESE SEIZURE OF A U.S. OCEAN GLIDER DECEMBER 17, 2016 GUEST AUTHOR 1 COMMENT   By Heiko Borchert On 15 December 2016, China seized an Ocean Glider, an unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV), used by the U.S. Navy to conduct oceanographic tasks in international waters about 50-100 nautical […]

Will Seized Underwater Drone Yield Any U.S. Secrets For China?

http://m.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2055734/will-seized-underwater-drone-yield-any-us-secrets-china Sino-U.S. Relations Will Seized Underwater Drone Yield Any U.S. Secrets For China? Beijing likely to take the vehicle apart and pore over it for valuable information about US navy technology, says John McCain BLOOMBERG PUBLISHED : Monday, 19 December, 2016, 2:09pm UPDATED : Monday, 19 December, 2016, 2:13pm An ocean glider unmanned underwater vehicle […]

Beijing Commits Act of War, Obama Does Nothing

Excerpts: This brazen act suggests two things. First, China has become completely lawless. That means Washington’s efforts of more than four decades to “enmesh” that country into the international system’s network of treaties, laws, rules, and conventions has completely failed. Second, Beijing now thinks it can, with impunity, do whatever it wants wherever it wants. […]

China Will Give Back Seized Drone, Criticises U.S. ‘Hyping Up’ The Issue

HTTP://UK.REUTERS.COM/ARTICLE/UK-USA-CHINA-DRONE-MILITARY-IDUKKBN14604S?FEEDTYPE=NL&FEEDNAME=UKTOPNEWSMID&UTM_SOURCE=SAILTHRU&UTM_MEDIUM=EMAIL&UTM_CAMPAIGN=UK%20EVENING%20NEWS%202016-12-17&UTM_TERM=UK%20EVENING%20NEWS WORLD NEWS | Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 3:26pm GMT China Will Give Back Seized Drone, Criticises U.S. ‘Hyping Up’ The Issue The oceanographic survey ship, USNS Bowditch, is shown September 20, 2002, which deployed an underwater drone seized by a Chinese Navy warship in international waters in South China Sea, December 16, 2016. Courtesy U.S. […]

Statement By Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook On Incident In South China Sea

Statement by Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on Incident in South China Sea 12/16/2016 12:49 PM CST IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. NR-448-16Dec. 16, 2016 Statement by Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on Incident in South China Sea  Using appropriate government-to-government channels, the Department of Defense has called upon China to immediately return an unmanned underwater vehicle […]

U.S. Defense Official: Chinese Warship Stole U.S. Underwater Drone

“Chinese crew took one of the drones… literally right in front of the eyes of the American crew,”  said one of my blog followers. I’d like to think we allowed this to happen — if you get my drift.  But, my guess is — this is a message to incoming POTUS Trump — in response […]