Amphibious Vessels

Amphibious Vessels

military amphibious operations

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Autonomous vehicles, augmented reality systems, and advanced wireless networks were among over 50 new technologies showcased during a recent US military amphibious operations exercise....
drone range

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One disadvantage to drones of the fixed-wing variety, that can travel very long distances, is the space needed to launch them, along with some...
reconnaissance vehicle

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A new 4x4 armoured reconnaissance vehicle is now in service at the Armed Forces of Belarus. The Cayman vehicle developed by JSC '140 repair...
UGV

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A new unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) unveiled recently is designed for use in defense, disaster relief, and rescue missions. The J8 Atlas Xtreme Terrain...
future forces

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A wide array of futuristic military technologies is already used by the US Marines. These include machine-gun-toting robots that charge up the beaches as...
Composite Armor System

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Sixteen development prototypes for the U.S. Marine Corps’ next-generation Amphibious Combat Vehicles 1.1 (ACVs) will be fitted with a special composite armor system from...

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An unnamed US firm has approached Japanese Mitsubishi Heavy (MHI) for a possible partnership to develop an armored vehicle. Hisakazu Mizutani, the head of MHI's...

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The U.S. Navy has tested and deployed the AeroVironment RQ-20B Puma, a small unmanned aircraft system (UAS) aboard a Flight I Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile...

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  Negotiations are under way concerning the potential procurement of tactical VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) UAV systems, according to an announcement by the Polish...

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Unmanned vessels will become central to the Royal Navy’s efforts in minesweeping and anti-terror missions, says a top commander, and will eventually replace manned...

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Modern warships are designed for prolonged voyages, carrying enough supplies to sustain crew for extended periods of time and enough spare parts to fix...

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North Korea’s militaristic rhetoric may be strong, and declarations of offensive technological supremacy are rife, but meaningful results are years away, according to analysts....

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  Unmanned machines suited for both land and water are nothing now, but a patent filing from earlier in the year indicates that someone at...
video

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Diesel-electric submarines are cheap, incredibly quiet, easily produced, and pose a great threat to US Naval supremacy. Their travel range is limited, as is...

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By ARIE EGOZI Israel is closely following the Iranian effort to develop a line of unmanned systems for sea applications. Iran has unveiled a torpedo-armed watercraft...

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The U.S. marine corps is working on plans to extend its reach while still keeping soldier safe in the field. The plan is to...

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Military power is projected from bases. The further away you get from a base — that is, the longer you have to fly, sail,...

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On the 15th of May, 2015 Singular Aircrafts’s Flyox I, currently the largest UAV in the aviation market, completed its test flight in Hofn,...
video

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A nuclear-powered fast attack submarine called USS North Dakota developed by General Dynamics has launched and recovered a REMUS 600 unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV)...

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NATO’s Center for Maritime Research and Experimentation, based in La Spezia, Italy, has revealed an ability it has been working on for quite some...

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The faculty for mechanical engineering in the Israel Institute of Technology has presented the 18 new projects developed by fourth year students who worked...

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Italian state shipyard Fincantieri and Italian defense group Finmeccanica have signed a €1.1 billion (US $1.2 billion) contract to construct a new amphibious ship,...

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