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Army Multi-Domain Wargame Reveals C2 Shortfalls

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on


In a massive simulated conflict, the human players adapted rapidly to futuristic technologies and tactics. But their command-and-control software couldn’t keep up.

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Air Force Expands 5G As It Transforms to Multi-Domain Ops: Donovan

Posted by Theresa Hitchens on


Enabling multi-domain command and control (MDC2) is “how the Air Force becomes the quarterback, the play-caller of the joint warfighting force,” says Acting Air Force Secretary Matt Donovan.

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Joint AI Chief: Start With 50% Solutions ASAP

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on


The military will use Silicon Valley’s approach to quickly field imperfect products, then rapidly improve them based on user feedback.

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US Upgrades Ukrainian Ports To Fit American Warships

Posted by Paul McLeary on


WASHINGTON: As tensions rise between Russia and Ukraine on the Black Sea, the US is upgrading several Ukrainian naval bases to give American and NATO warships the ability to dock just miles from Russia-controlled Crimea.  Centered at the Ochakiv Naval Base and the military facility at Mykolaiv — 40 miles east of Odessa and less… Keep reading →

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Pentagon Jumpstarts Hypersonic Targeting, Electronic Warfare, C2

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on


Can a new kind of contract get key cutting-edge technologies across the bureaucratic “valley of death” before the Russians and Chinese lap the US?

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Crider: SSA Data ‘Library’ Will Open To Allies

Posted by Theresa Hitchens on


Air Force Space Command’s ‘Unified Data Library’ combining DoD and commercial SSA data will be open to allied governments.

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Simulating A Super Brain: Artificial Intelligence In Wargames

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on


It’s one thing to wargame the impact of faster jets, bigger bombs, or tougher tanks. But how do you simulate something that’s smarter than you are?

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How AI Could Change The Art Of War

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on


Time-honored principles of command get weird when you add the fundamentally alien thinking of an artificial intelligence.

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Red Flag 2019: First Great Power Air War Test In Years

Posted by James Kitfield on


How are Air Force pilots training for a war with Russia or China?

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BAE Gets $873M For AMPVs, Spelling The End of The ‘Aluminum Coffin’ M113

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on


In Iraq, M113 variants were deemed too vulnerable to roadside bombs and confined to base. But in a fast-moving mechanized war in Eastern Europe, the armored brigades would need support vehicles that stand a chance against Russian firepower.

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