Category hypersonic weapons

DIA Experiment Shows Artificial Intelligence Can Outperform Human Analysts In A Key Area: But, A Clever, Sick-And-Twisted Adversary, Denial & Deception Still Trumps AI

DIA Experiment Shows Artificial Intelligence Can Outperform Human Analysts In A Key Area; But, A Clever, Sick-And-Twisted Adversary, Denial & Deception Still Trumps AI   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Patrick Tucker’s posted an April 29, 2020 article, “Artificial Intelligence Outperforms Human Analysts In A Key Area,” to the national security and technology website, DefenseOne.com      […]

Hypersonic Weapons COVID-19 And The Weapons Of The Future: By Seth Cropsey

  Seth Cropsey is always worth reading. Feel the same with respect to Bing West.  RCP, fortunascorner.com   Hypersonic Weapons COVID-19 and the Weapons of the Future Seth Cropsey Seth Cropsey – The American Interest The coronavirus outbreak is straining U.S. deterrence and power projection abilities—and revealing our glaring vulnerabilities in the realm of hypersonic […]

Book Review: The Dragons And The Snakes, By David Kilcullen

Excerpts: The snakes have learned to adapt their warfare and their systems to put the West on the back foot. Add to this the rapid development of the internet, wi-fi, mobile phones and social media, and you have warfare in which a small mortar team with a smartphone can use GPS to give their location […]

Strike Fast! Japan Develops A Mach-5 Aircraft Carrier-Killer Missile 

Strike Fast! Japan Develops a Mach-5 Aircraft Carrier-Killer Missile February 27, 2020 Topic: Security Region: Asia Blog Brand: The Buzz Tags: JapanMilitaryTechnologyAircraft Carrier The Japanese military is considering developing a hypersonic anti-ship missile with a special warhead for penetrating the decks of Chinese aircraft carriers. by David Axe Follow @daxe on Twitter L The Japanese military is considering developing a hypersonic anti-ship missile with a […]

Russia Develops Cutting-Edge Anti-Hypersonic Missile System

Russia Develops Cutting-Edge Anti-Hypersonic Missile System – Report © Photo : Russian Defence Ministry Military & Intelligence 02:17 GMT 12.02.2020Get short URL 111146 Subscribe Russia and China are currently the only nations making significant advances in hypersonic systems, according to reports citing military experts. US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper said in January that the […]

Esper Prepares To Roll Out Transformational Pentagon Budget That Emphasizes High-Tech Future Warfare

Esper prepares to roll out transformational Pentagon budget that emphasizes high-tech future warfare Washington Examiner · by Jamie McIntyre · February 7, 2020 MAJOR CHANGES: Defense Secretary Mark Esper is promising the $740 billion Pentagon budget he will unveil next week will be the beginning of “whole wave of change” that will shed low priority programs, and instead invest heavily in […]

The Less-Hyped, But More Realistic Threats To U.S. National Security

Hypersonic missile threat Weapons systems cybersecurity threat Electrical grid cybersecurity threats The less-hyped, but more realistic threats to US national security The Hill · by Robert Turkavage, opinion contributor · December 21, 2019 Statements by President Donald Trump and some members of Congress have caused many Americans to view unsecured borders as the preeminent threat to our nation’s security. While […]

JUST IN: Department Of Energy Not Studying Nuclear-Armed Hypersonic Weapons

JUST IN: Department of Energy Not Studying Nuclear-Armed Hypersonic Weapons 11/7/2019 By Connie Lee AddThis Sharing Buttons Share to Facebook Share to TwitterShare to LinkedInShare to Google Bookmark Art: Turbosquid Although hypersonic missiles are a top modernization priority for the Pentagon, there are no efforts underway to arm such weapons with nuclear warheads, according to a Department […]

NSA Cybersecurity Boss Anne Neuberger On What Keeps Her Up At Night

NSA Cybersecurity Boss Anne Neuberger On What Keeps Her Up At Night   https://fortunascorner.com      The title above comes from Lily Hay Newman’s November 10, 2019 article she posrted to WIRED.com. WIRED.com, which is one of the best cyber security and technology websites on the Worldwide Web, held a WIRED25 Conference in San Francisco this week […]

Russia’s Supercavitating Torpedoes: Wonder Weapon Or All Hype? And The U.S. Navy Has Nothing Comparable

https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/russias-supercavitating-torpedoes-wonder-weapon-or-all-hype-85571 Russia’s Supercavitating Torpedoes: Wonder Weapon or All Hype? And the U.S. Navy has nothing comparable Key point: These torpedoes are so much faster than anything else out there. Imagine the sudden revelation of a weapon that can suddenly go six times faster than its predecessors. The shock of such a breakthrough system would turn an […]