Category underwater vehicles

Forecasting The Future Of Warfare

David Maxwell:  “A long important read with important history (and a “scorecard”).” Excerpt: How Did We Do? You Decide.   I gave up command of the Army War College in the summer of 2000. Gen. Rick Shinseki, chief of staff at the time, kindly asked that I stay on active duty another six months to […]

Undersea Cables And The Challenge Of Protecting Seabed Lines Of Communication

http://cimsec.org/undersea-cables-challenges-protecting-seabed-lines-communication/35889 CAPABILITY ANALYSIS UNDERSEA CABLES AND THE CHALLENGES OF PROTECTING SEABED LINES OF COMMUNICATION MARCH 15, 2018 GUEST AUTHOR 1 COMMENT Seabed Warfare Week   By Pete Barker   Introduction For centuries, the sea has enabled trade between nations. Shipping continues to underpin international commerce today. But there is another unseen contribution that the oceans make to […]

Location, Location, Location: Evaluating Risks To Submarines From Low-Yield Warhead And Submarine Missile Launch Detection

https://www.lawfareblog.com/location-location-location-evaluating-risks-submarines-low-yield-warhead-and-submarine-missile FOREIGN POLICY ESSAY Location, Location, Location: Evaluating Risks to Submarines from Low-Yield Warhead and Submarine Missile Launch Detection By Austin Long (RAND Corporation) Sunday, March 11, 2018, 10:00 AM Photo Credit: U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Cmdr. Michael Smith/Released via DVIDS Editor’s Note: How vulnerable are U.S. submarines in the event of a nuclear war? Some […]

‘Designed To Kill’: ‘Nightmare Weapon’s Terrifying Power; Russian Blueprints For An Unmanned Underwater Nuclear Drone

‘DESIGNED TO KILL’: Nightmare weapon’s terrifying power 16th Jan 2018 9:36 AM Russian blueprints for an unmanned underwater nuclear drone. Use this content by James Law THE Pentagon has confirmed that Russia has developed an unmanned underwater nuclear drone that has the potential to devastate US ports and harbours, according to a leaked government report. […]

HASC Chair Warns U.S. Submarines Can’t Submerge

For Immediate Release: October 30, 2017 Contact: HASC Communications (202)-225-2539 LOSING TIME “Every day we live under a continuing resolution is a day we do damage to our military.”  – Mac Thornberry, Chairman, House Armed Services Committee Submarines Can’t Submerge THE PROBLEM: Submarines must receive certification that they are capable of submerging.  The Navy tries to have […]

A Russian Ghost Submarine, Its U.S. Pursuers And A Deadly New Cold War

The comments below are by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, www.fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  Dust off the Hunt for Red October (one of my favorite books by the way).   David Maxwell:  I received the below comments from  Professor Tom McNaugher when he flagged […]

Russia’s Next Gen Subs Too Stealthy For Enemy’s Radars

Russia’s Next Gen Subs Too Stealthy For Enemy’s Radars © Photo: “Sevmash” Press Service Military & Intelligence 19:50 20.08.2017(updated 19:54 20.08.2017) Get short URL 46252261 Russia’s new nuclear submarines will “disappear” from its potential enemy’s radars, Russian newspaper Izvestia wrote. Radio Sputnik discussed the issue with military expert Alexander Mozgovoy who said that the struggle […]

U.S. Detects ‘Highly Unusual’ North Korean Submarine Activity

The comments highlighted in blue below are from/by Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this email.  V/R, RCP David Maxwell:  I sometimes wonder what would happen of some of the north Korean submarines just never returned to port.  They are after all old and they are hard to […]

Virtual Battlefield For Robots And Drones Developed In Russia

Virtual Battlefield For Robots And Drones Developed In Russia Military & Defense May 15, 15:27 UTC+3 A sole virtual battlefield that provides the means for testing robots and drones has been developed for the Russian Army Share 1 © Kronstadt Group press service MOSCOW, May 15. /TASS/. A sole virtual battlefield that provides the means for […]

Cyber Security Expert & Creator/Founder Of McAfee Anti-Virus Warns Artificial Intelligence Could Evolve To Hack Itself; Likely To Evolve Into Self-Conscious Entity…That Is Self-Interested

Cyber Security Expert & Creator/Founder Of McAfee Anti-Virus Warns Artificial Intelligence Could Evolve To Hack Itself; Likely To Evolve Into Self-Conscious Entity…That Is Self-Interested    www.fortunascorner.com        Cyber security guru, founder of McAfee Anti-Virus, and eccentric multi-millionaire John McAfee, recently told the Daily Mail Online, that “artificial intelligence (AI) is a ‘self- conscious’ entity, that is […]