The Cavour aircraft carrier certified for the use of F-35Bs
The Cavour aircraft carrier received today, March 26, 2021, has completed sea trials for the operational use of the 5th generation STOVL (Short Take Off Vertical Landing) aircraft ...
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Israel and the defense of its energy supplies in the Mediterranean
The State of Israel draws about 60% of its energy needs from natural gas fields located off its coasts and has started exporting gas to its ...
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The Franco-German program for a new MBT would appear to be blocked. Are there any possibilities for Italy?
The Franco-German program for the construction of a new MBT (MGCS, Main Ground Combat System), led by Germany, and intended to replace the Leclerc and Leopard 2A7 tanks ...
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Pantsir S-1: the drone killer
In November 2019 an Air Force UAV Reaper was shot down over the skies of Tripolitania (see article), most likely by a KBP surface-to-air system ...
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The composition of the Italian infantry in the current operational scenarios
To win a battle, a commander must make use of the capabilities of all the Weapons at his disposal, carefully coordinating them so that they can provide the best contribution ...
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Congress cuts funds to Marines
It would seem absurd yet even Uncle Sam's Armed Forces have budget problems (a situation that our Armed Forces know too much). As our readers know ...
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Turkey wants to turn LHD Anadolu into a drone platform
There are few marines in the world that can afford an aircraft carrier, ten in all. The Turkish Navy, this year should have been added to those that ...
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Italy needs a naval platform Deep Strike capability
Since ancient times, the sea has been seen as a source of well-being to be exploited and protected for the growth of one's country. The will of peoples to go beyond their own ...
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Are tanks still needed? The point of view of Marines and British Army
Exactly one year ago (March 2020) the United States Marine Corps announced the divestment of its ...
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Chinese aircraft carriers: the long (useless?) Run-up
In recent years, Beijing has given a strong boost to shipbuilding, with the aim of obtaining a fleet in ...
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Inside the carabinieri shelters. Is there also UNIMOG among the post VM90 multiroles?
The gradual introduction of the J8 will support and lighten the work of the VM90s a little, pending a call for tender ...
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The Chinese are building the largest navy in the world: what to do with it?
In 2015, the President (for life) of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping, launched an extensive program aimed ...
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India buys SeaGuardians
Impressed by its performance, the Indian Armed Forces decided to acquire 30 UCAV MQ-9B SeaGuardian, for ...
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MARSOC, the special Marines
This year marks the 15 years of the formation of the Special Operations Command of the States Marine Corps ...
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Multi-Domain Operations or Joint Operations?
We have recently heard about Multi-Domain Operations on several occasions. But, what's it about? Also in...
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The weaknesses of Western naval warfare
The United States has long pursued a strategy, called "rimlands", around the Eurasian periphery, which ...
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The special operations submarine Project 09852 Belgorod is ready to conduct sea tests
Project 09852 is another important element of the troubled and difficult process of modernization of the forces ...
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The Obangame Express exercise by Africom with the participation of Nave Rizzo is starting
The Obangame Express 2021 exercise, is a US Africa Command (AFRICOM) exercise designed to improve ...
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A Baby Truck (only) in the footsteps of DAKAR
After a good 7.780 km traveled in two weeks in Saudi Arabia, the DAKAR 15 ended on January 2021th and, by way of "...
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Nave Natale De Grazia, in service with the fleet of the Port Authorities
The CP420 Coast Guard ship Natale De Grazia, class leader of the new Angeli del Mare units, was ...
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