22 September 2023

The development of kamikaze drones

Kamikaze drones, these sophisticated yet controversial surveillance munitions, represent a new dimension in modern warfare. This article explores in depth what they are, their objectives, producers, advantages and disadvantages, their uses in the field, their geopolitical implications, and the ethical and technical questions they raise. What is a kamikaze drone? A kamikaze […]
20 September 2023

Collaborative Combat Aircraft Program: a revolution in collaboration

In an era when military technology is evolving at lightning speed, the US Air Force is launching a major new program that promises to redefine the standards of collaboration and autonomy in the air. The progressive implementation of the Collaborative Aircraft Combat (CCA) initiative promises to be a real turning point, providing […]
20 September 2023

Major aeronautical innovations since 1945

Since the end of the Second World War in 1945, the field of aeronautics has undergone a radical transformation, driven by continuous technological innovation. These advances have not only redefined the way aircraft are designed and operated, but have also had a profound impact on military defense, space exploration and civil aviation. […]
19 September 2023

Directed Energy Weapons: from fiction to reality

Advances in directed energy weapons promise to revolutionize the landscape of global military defense. Recent developments signal the transition of these technologies, once confined to the worlds of science fiction and video games, towards realistic integration into modern defense systems. This article explores the various aspects of this evolution and considers the […]
18 September 2023

The rise of “Victus Nox”: a Revolution in Rapid Space Launches

In a world where responsiveness is now synonymous with safety and efficiency, “Victus Nox”, a mission orchestrated by the US Space Force, is redefining space launch standards. Let’s find out how this mission, the fruit of collaboration between several renowned entities, could reshape the dynamics of defense and space technology, ushering in […]
16 September 2023

USA: The Air Force Invites You to Play Video Games in the Name of National Security

A collaboration between MITRE, a non-profit national security company, and the US Air Force gives birth to the GameX esports tournament, aimed at improving understanding of logistical and prioritization choices during missions under attack. Participants will play the “Drone Guardians” game to help the Air Force develop machine learning algorithms to improve […]
14 September 2023

Boeing to test DARPA’s future “Glide Breaker” hypersonic interceptor

DARPA has chosen Boeing to develop and test a prototype of its future “Glide Breaker” hypersonic interceptor. This technology is designed to counter the emerging threats posed by hypersonic weapons, characterized by their high speed and maneuverability. The four-year agreement between Boeing and DARPA includes wind tunnel tests, simulations and flight tests […]
14 September 2023

Augmented reality revolutionizes fighter pilot training

Boeing and Red 6 have achieved a major milestone in fighter pilot training with the successful completion of the first flight tests of an augmented reality system. The system enables pilots to see and interact with virtual elements while flying a real aircraft, providing a safe and realistic training environment. This promising […]
13 September 2023

The challenges of aerial surveillance in the age of democratizing technology

As the U.S. Congress holds hearings on unidentified aerial phenomena (UAPs), it’s essential not to lose sight of other potential threats in U.S. skies. The democratization of aerial technology, particularly drones, poses major national security challenges. To effectively monitor airspace, the U.S. must explore ways to collect public reports while reducing false […]