Combat ships. Cruisers. Error in working on errors

A strange feeling from this ship. It seems like working on mistakes, but there are even more mistakes than in work. They started building the ship after the cruisers of the Zara... Read more »

The trunk is around the corner. Shooting technology that scares Americans

Krivostvol 2.0 A long time ago, a weapon that allowed you to shoot from behind cover and at the same time not expose yourself to enemy bullets was considered almost shameful. It... Read more »

Heaviest helicopter. “Royal stallion” for the German military

Sikorsky, an American helicopter manufacturer, and the large German arms concern Rheinmetall are offering the German military a new heavy helicopter CH-53K King Stallion. The companies presented a pool of manufacturers who... Read more »

the choice will be made in 2021

Currently, the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) is conducting the Lightweight Machine Gun-Medium (LMG-M) program, the goal of which is to select a new light machine gun with increased performance. One... Read more »

Corrosion: the main enemy of the fleet

TARKR “Admiral Lazarev” after several years without proper maintenance. All major structural elements were covered with rust. Photo The transition from wooden shipbuilding to metal shipbuilding provided known advantages, but led... Read more »

Combat aircraft. Viking who could fly

A real “Viking”, a controversial hulk, a jock on Teutonic steroids. Controversial, because it could well be called the largest aircraft – a flying boat, but bad luck, this title was retained... Read more »

Carbine from a submachine gun: modules, calibers and “whales”

“Vector”. Carabiner with a barrel 406 mm Weapons and firms. KRISS USA is the North American subsidiary of the Switzerland-based KRISS company. Its products are sold all over the country, from Virginia... Read more »

Sea Giant Nanchang: China Challenging the States?

Titan parade More recently, the whole world discussed the launch of the lead Chinese universal amphibious assault ship of type 075, which, we recall, was carried out on September 25, 2019. And... Read more »

Capabilities of the reconnaissance ship “Ivan Khurs”: solving special tasks

The incident involving two warships of the US Navy and the Russian Navy, which took place in the northern part of the Arabian Sea on January 9, 2020, was interpreted differently by... Read more »

From Mango to Lead. Shells in the series and in warehouses

Serial tanks of the Russian army of all modifications are equipped with 125-mm smooth-bore launchers and can use a wide range of ammunition for various purposes. A special place in it is... Read more »