Sunday, November 17, 2013
After more than 13 years since the initial contract was signed, Aircraft Carrier INS Vikramaditya is finally inducted into the Indian Navy. The induction of the carrier, formerly Admiral Gorshkov, was attended by Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin and Indian Defence Minister A.K. Antony. With its induction, the Indian Navy has inched closer to its dream of concurrently operating three carrier battle groups.
Sunday, November 3, 2013
Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit (T.A.L.O.S): An an experimental concept for the US army. It will have biometrics panel to monitor soldier’s vital indications such as pulse, skin and core temperature and hydration level. However, the main purpose of the suit is to protect the soldier from bullets. It will use so called "liquid armor" developed by MIT.
Sunday, October 20, 2013
SABRE is a revolutionary new engine which recently received a mammoth £60m of funding from Government of UK. SABRE's creator, Reaction Engines, wants to use the technology on a unique 'spaceplane' called Skylon, which will be capable of taking people to Earth’s stratosphere in just 15 minutes. It could also fly from the UK to Australia in four hours.
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Thursday, July 7, 2011
A heavy "ruck" is a constant concern for soldiers and Marines. Pack it too lightly and there will come a time you need something and don't have it. Pack it too heavily and every step will become a struggle. Lockheed Martin wants to put these concerns to rest with its new Human Universal Load Carrier, or HULC.