Defense officials called the task force a “sprint effort” that will examine high-priority topics including strategy, operational concepts, technology and force structure, force posture, and force management and intelligence. The task force will also examine U.S. alliances and partnerships and their impact on Sino-American relations and DOD relations with China.
Kongsberg Maritime announced the next generation of its advanced HUGIN Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Named HUGIN Endurance, the new AUV boosts operational duration to approximately 15 days, enabling extended survey and inspection missions far from shore. This longevity allows HUGIN Endurance to undertake extensive missions without the support of a mothership. Shore-to-Shore
RUAG MRO International is comprehensively modernizing Dornier 228 aircraft for the Royal Thai Navy. The upgrade includes the installation of glass cockpits and new mission equipment as well as the modernization of avionics systems.The Thai Navy uses its Dornier 228 to monitor the exclusive economic zone called the “200-mile zone”.
With President Biden just entering into office, the Russians seem anxious to give him the lay of the land. Using Electonic jamming and fly-by scare tactics, this is probably the first (electronic) firing shot of superpower arm-wrestling to define new ground rules for eastern Europe status-quo. On January 21st, U.S.