The latest tragedy was an explosion at the Nenoksa Missile Test Site near Severodvink, a region in northern Russia. Indeed, as many as fifteen may have been harmed in the accident, seven died. A clear notice was issued to ships that they could not enter a 250-square kilometer area close to the accident. The innuendos followed in the Western media and experts put forth theories around it is being Burevestnik, claiming the explosion is due to the testing of a nuclear powered cruise missile. According to NATO the classification is SSC X-9 Skyfall (Russian classification 9M730-Burevestnik).
This summer Russia suffered multiple tragedies in their defense sector, including the loss of lives on the “Losharik” nuclear submarine. The latest tragedy was an explosion during the Nenoksa Missile Test Site near Severodvink, a region in northern Russia. Both times, highly skilled Russian elite specialists died. The incident at the Russian defense nuclear testing facility claimed the lives of seven people and left others injured. Overall, it is the third incident within a week in the same geographical area.
India revoked Kashmir’s special status with a rush decree. A presidential decree issued on August 5, 2019 removed Article 370 of India’s constitution that provided special rights to Kashmir, which is also the Muslim-majority state. The state lost its unique constitution and the right to implement their own laws. India sent military troops to the region in anticipation of protests.
CTE in veterans shows the military has it’s own “concussion crisis” and is not limited to the NFL. Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is a dangerous neurodegenerative disease linked with repeated concussions or brain trauma. It causes severe depression, memory loss, behavioral issues, and problems with extreme anger.
According to the latest study by Future Market Insights conductive textile materials are most commonly made from organic polymers with superior insulating properties. Electrical load is accumulated on the surface of the organic polymers owing to poor electrical conductivity. Consequently, textile materials are converted into electrical conductors to achieve an electromagnetic shielding effect, and to boost the rate of electrical load transfer. Conductive textiles are designed to be lightweight, flexible, and durable.
This week, the government of Austria announced an arrest warrant has been issued for Igor Egorovich Zaytsev. Zaytsev was a GRU officer and an alleged handler of an Austrian Colonel. The recruitment allegedly had taken place 30 years ago. Zaytsev is currently 65 years old and the yet unnamed Austrian Colonel is in his 70s. The allegations against Zaytsev and his source are pertaining to payments being provided in exchange for sensitive information about Austrian military and weapons systems. Zaytsev’s military rank has yet to be disclosed, but given his 30 years of service, it could be opined that he would at least be a Colonel, and possibly a General.
The Directed Energy Weapons Market research report includes an in-sight study of the key Directed Energy Weapons industry prominent players along with the company profiles and Directed Energy Weapons planning adopted by them. This helps the buyer of the Directed Energy Weapons report to gain a clear view of the competitive landscape and accordingly plan Directed Energy Weapons market strategies.
The $2.31 billion small satellites market is slated to reach beyond $8.9 billion in revenues by the end of 2028. Attributed to surging government funding, increasing support from private entities, soaring satellite adoption for R&D purposes, and increasing demand for low-earth orbit services, Future Market Insights expects the global market for small satellites to observe robust growth at an estimated CAGR of 13.5% over a 10-year period 2018-2028.
Celebrated annually on June 30, national Disabled Veterans Day™ or DVDay™ is dedicated to raising awareness and funds specifically for our beloved “disabled” veteran heroes, the unique challenges they face, and to ensuring all their service-related disability needs are met with timeliness in a low-resistant process. The celebrated holiday fits perfectly between PTSD Awareness Day and Independence Day, and is an awesome way to give our heroic disabled veterans the much-deserved attention. We have Memorial Day for our heroes who have transitioned.
The global solid oxide fuel cell market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 13.88%, by value from 2017 to 2025. The market in North America was the largest in 2016 and is projected to hold the largest share by 2025, followed by the markets in Asia Pacific and Europe. The growth of the solid oxide fuel cell market is mainly driven by government subsidies and fuel cell programs in countries, such as the US and Japan, increasing demand for efficient power generation and stringent emission norms in Europe and North America.
Suicide Prevention is a societal mission of prime importance. We can all help prevent suicide. Every year, the Lifeline, other mental health organizations and individuals across the U.S. and around the world strive to raise awareness of suicide prevention. The Lifeline network and its partners are working to change the conversation from suicide reporting to suicide prevention, i.e.to actions that can promote healing, help and give hope.
Ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene is a subset of the thermoplastic polyethylene also known as high-modulus polyethylene (HMPE). It is odorless, nontoxic and tasteless and tough material used to make UHMWPE ropes. Ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene ropes provide a high level of security and protection for mooring of the tanker vessels.
Aircraft Wire & Cables are flexible, thin and extremely tough cables fabricated through numerous metals such as copper alloys, stainless steel alloys to name a few. In Aircraft Wire & Cables, a good blend of strength & flexibility and light-weight is the prime requisite. Aircraft Wire & cables are specially fabricated to withstand harsh temperatures and to showcase corrosion resistant properties.
Recently, I have the honor of being invited to speak and perform at a Center for a group of veterans. The Center was specially designed for seniors of all capabilities and walks of life. The Center also provided services for families and caregivers of Seniors in a secure, comfortable atmosphere.
The worldwide market for non-lethal biochemical weapons is moderately consolidated in nature with two companies holding 57% shares in 2015, according to a trending business and commerce report by Research Reports Insights (RRI).
Demand primarily driven by growing thrust on military operations, the global sales of military parachutes is expected to peak at approximately $918.4 million in 2019, registering a moderate 4.3 percent annual growth in the global revenue, through the same time period.
Military Sexual Assault and Military Sexual Trauma are sensitive and controversial topics to discuss, but I have never been one to shy away from controversy. My articles have reflected my sometimes unpopular position that the military needed to open all its ranks to women service members.
C4ISR systems provide command, control and communications for the air force to offer benefits in improving protection to the military forces, improve situational awareness capabilities and allow users to quickly analyze the environment in a combat situation. In addition, C4ISR systems provide finding, fixing, tracking, targeting, engaging and assessing (F2T2EA) for the navy to offer improve situational awareness capabilities.
Military personal protective equipment has become a crucial and standard element of soldier equipment. One of the major factor driving the market is the increasing role of ground troops in different parts of the world such as Iraq, Afghanistan and India among others. The demand for military personal protective equipment is anticipated to be driven by modernization initiatives undertaken by several large defense spenders globally and various internal security threats, such as organized crime and terrorism among others.
This market research study analyzes the military radar market on global basis and provides estimates in terms of revenue from 2015 to 2024. It describes the market dynamics affecting the industry and analyzes their impact through the forecast period. Moreover, it highlights the significant opportunities for market growth in the next eight years.
- President Donald Trump says he will soon sign an executive order requiring colleges and universities to support free speech if they want federal resources. Trump made his remarks to conservatives at the annual CPAC Conference in D.C. this weekend.
- Meanwhile, a man sought for the assault of a conservative activist on the University of California, Berkeley campus last month has been arrested. UC police arrested Zachary Greenberg Friday.
Air data computers (ADC) are specifically designed to compute and measure the navigation parameters in high speed military trainers, helicopters, transport aircrafts and even unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV).
- The shockwaves from Defense Secretary Jim Mattis’ surprise resignation Thursday continued to reverberate across the political establishment in to the weekend. In a letter, the outgoing secretary cited policy and viewpoint differences with President Trump.
- Thoughts of Mattis’ replacement quickly united around a common theme: senators want a defense secretary who will challenge and contain the president’s isolationist views. “I’d like a Mattis clone. I think we all would,” Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) summed up.
- Taking to his favorite platform, President Trump tweeted Saturday that he gave Mattis a second chance, after President Obama “ingloriously fired” him. Regarding their apparent difference of opinion, he added that “allies are very important-but not when they take advantage of U.S.”
- Mattis’ resignation is proof, says Eliot Cohen in The Atlantic, that you can’t have it all. “In the end, he could not do his job and serve the country as he knew it had to be served. No one could.”
- Writing for Fox News, Jim Hanson asserts that the secretary of defense, like all other subordinates, must support the president’s policies. “It is one thing to have a ‘team of rivals,'” he argues. “It is unacceptable for the president to be prevented from leading the nation by Cabinet members not on board with his agenda.”