Security Architectures in the EU

Schlagwort: USA

  • EU finances defence against „hypersonic threats“

    EU finances defence against „hypersonic threats“

    Russia, China and North Korea have missiles with very high velocities. The EU cannot yet combat such systems. For the first time, the EU Commission has released funds from the European Defence Fund. The first €1.2 billion is to be spent on 61 projects, including the development of sixth-generation combat aircraft. The largest chunk, about […]

  • Ukraine war: Iran now becomes a single-use drone power

    Ukraine war: Iran now becomes a single-use drone power

    Russia’s war in Ukraine is increasingly being fought with unmanned systems. Both sides are using so-called „loitering munitions“ originating from the US or Iran. A new Iranian drone clone could also soon be flying attacks. Iran wants to export more attack drones to Russia for use in the war against Ukraine. The exact number of […]

  • Exoskeletons: Race of the super soldiers

    Exoskeletons: Race of the super soldiers

    The military in the USA, China or even Germany uses motorised exoskeletons in logistics, while Russia is said to have already tested them in war. Russian defence company Rostec is working on an armoured exoskeleton that would cover a soldier’s entire body and provide ballistic protection against fragments. Embedded in fourth-generation combat equipment, human energy […]

  • Airbus‘ „Zephyr“: Stratospheric drone beats own record

    Airbus‘ „Zephyr“: Stratospheric drone beats own record

    Airbus‘ unmanned glider has been flying for 42 days without landing; no aircraft has been in the air without refueling for such a long time. As a flying Internet node, the drone could replace 250 cell towers. But there is interest mainly from the military. The „Zephyr“ solar glider breaks more records during a test […]