Category hypersonic weapons

China Industrial Policy Seeks To Steal ‘Crown Jewels’ Of U.S. Tech

We used to call this China’s ‘Great Steal Ahead.’  And, there is nothing new about this policy/strategy.   RCP,   China Industrial Policy Seeks to Steal ‘Crown Jewels’ of U.S. Tech White House exposes Chinese economic aggression Getty Images BY: Bill Gertz June 19, 2018 9:01 pm China’s government is using a multi-pronged strategy to systematically […]

POTUS Trump Directs Pentagon To Establish Space Force As Sixth Military Branch

President Trump directs Pentagon, Defense Department to ‘immediately begin the process’ of establishing ‘space force’ as sixth military branch By Michael Sheetz | @thesheetztweetz, View Original June 18th, 2018 President Donald Trump President Donald Trump declared Monday he would move to make a new branch of the military focused solely on space. “I am hereby directing the […]

Artificial Island Bases & Deployment Of Long-Range Bombers Extend China’s Pacific Power & Strategic Reach CHINATop Stories Expert: H-6K has the capability to cruise Malacca Strait Source China Military Online Editor Li Jiayao Time 2018-06-01 A+– An H-6K bomber flies in the airspace over the South China Sea. Twelve H-6K bombers assigned to a division of the PLA Air Force recently conducted a long haul flight from the hinterland […]

Hypersonic Glider: U.S. Intelligence In Panic Mode Over Russia Getting Invincible Weapon ‘By 2020’

Hypersonic glider: US intelligence in panic mode over Russia getting invincible weapon ‘by 2020’ Published time: 17 May, 2018 15:07 Get short URL 1927 Russia’s state-of-the-art hypersonic glide vehicle, which analysts say is capable of easily cutting through the existing US missile shield, will become operational by 2020, reports citing US intelligence have warned. Speaking […]

Generals Worry U.S. May Lose In Start Of Next War: Is Multi-Domain The Answer?

Excerpts: But when we try to counterattack, today’s adversaries won’t allow the US four or five months to mobilize, deploy, and prepare the way Saddam Hussein did twice (in 1990-91 and 2002-3), added another participant: “We’re predictable. They’ve built a system to take advantage of that predictability.”   Defense Secretary Jim Mattis — a former […]

Parades And Pomp: What Do Russia’s Armed Forces Have to Celebrate? The Picture Is Far From Rosy

Moscow Times May 11, 2018 Parades and Pomp: What Do Russia’s Armed Forces Have to Celebrate?  The picture is far from rosy. By Michael Kofman Michael Kofman is a senior research scientist with the Center for Naval Analyses. ‎Russia’s annual May 9 parade is not just a commemoration of the nation’s victory over Germany in […]

China Rapidly Building Advanced Arms For Use Against U.S.

May 10, 2018 10:31 PM Age: 8 hours China Rapidly Building Advanced Arms for Use Against U.S. Space weapons, drones using artificial intelligence priority in Beijing military buildup Share Tweet Email Getty Images BY: Bill Gertz May 11, 2018 5:00 am China is rapidly building space weapons and other advanced arms infused with artificial intelligence capabilities as […]

With The Rise Of Hypersonics, The Missile Defense Agency Wants More Sensors

With the rise of hypersonics, the Missile Defense Agency wants more sensors intel-geoint/sensors/2018/04/ 11/with-the-rise-of- hypersonics-the-missile- defense-agency-wants-more- sensors/?utm_source=Sailthru& utm_medium=email&utm_campaign= ebb%2012.04.18&utm_term= Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird% 20Brief By: Brandon Knapp for C4ISTNet //  15 hours ago   The head of the Missile Defense Agency wants the Pentagon to improve its sensors to combat new missile technology coming from Russia and China, according […]

Russia Just Revealed How It Will Fight The Wars Of The Future (And, It’s Shocking)

Russia Just Revealed How It Will Fight the Wars of the Future (And Its Shocking) Dave Majumdar March 27, 2018 TweetShareShare Russia is developing new long-range intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities to enable long-range precision strikes. Essentially, in the Russian view, the future of war lies in a combination of advanced unmanned aerial vehicles […]

Time To Rethink Deterring Russia?

Time to Rethink Deterring Russia? March 28, 2018 | Rob Dannenberg Photo: Alexei Druzhinin/AP The Newsletter Get exclusive analysis delivered to your inbox daily. subscribe now The United States has taken a number of steps in recent weeks to push back on Russian aggression, but they won’t deter Russia’s aggressive campaign to expand influence at […]