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US Navy commissions the USS Miguel Keith Expeditionary Sea Base ESB 5 ship

US Navy commissions the USS Miguel Keith Expeditionary Sea Base ESB 5 ship

The USS Miguel Keith is the third Expeditionary Sea Base (ESB). ESB was previously known as Afloat Forward Staging Base.
Weapon Systems
China wanted two more super aircraft carriers, but that idea sank

China wanted two more super aircraft carriers, but that idea sank

For over a decade, China has been steadily building up plans to deploy six aircraft carriers of progressively greater capability.
Weapon Systems
Northrop Grumman to supply navigation payloads for DARPA’s Blackjack satellites
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency awarded Northrop Grumman a $13.3 million contract to provide positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) payloads for the Blackjack program.
Weapon Systems
First test flight of Skyborg’s “Computer Brain” flown on UTAP-22 Loyal Wingman Drone
While the familiar UTAP-22 was used for this early test, Boeing, General Atomics, and Kratos will soon begin supplying new drones for further testing.
Defence Weapon Systems
US Army announces release of Arctic Strategy
WASHINGTON - Today the U.S. Army announced the release of its Arctic strategy, “Regaining Arctic Dominance.” This strategy lays out how the Army will generate, train, organize and equip our forces to partner with Arctic allies and secure our national interests and maintain regional stability. The release of this strategy is timely, especially given increasing levels of great power......
Weapon Systems
Sirens in Northern Israel, rockets fall in Lebanon
Six rockets were launched from Lebanon, all of which fell in within Lebanese territory, the IDF reported. Sirens were sounded late Monday night in Israel's Upper Galilee communities near the Lebanese border, as residents from the Misgav Am and Metulla area reported hearing sounds of an explosion. Six rockets were launched from Lebanon, all of which fell short of the border and landed within......
Weapon Systems