Adversity and strategy: two sides of the same concept

12/01/2011
The goals the decision makers set themselves require building a strategy that takes account of the conditions for exercising their activities. When these conditions are contrary we talk about adversity. But would there need strategy if there was no adversity? Operational activities are never guided by the struggle against adversity,…

Pacific Strategy VIII: Re-Thinking the CVN

10/21/2011
10/21/2011 - The presence and scalable force structure for the Pacific, which we are laying out here, is intended to be suggestive and not completely comprehensive.  Every weapon system and platform will not be discussed, but the key categories of platforms and weapon systems are discussed as a means of…

F35 Flight Tests Highlights – A Video From Lockheed Martin

05/07/2011
Video Credit: Lockheed Martin, May 2011 With flight test operations at Naval Air Station (NAS) Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base in Texas, Edwards Air Force Base (AFB), Calif., and NAS Patuxent River, Md., the F-35 flight test program has made considerable progress in 2011. Highlights include first flights of the…

CBRN Detection, Protection and Training

02/20/2011
Biolab H2O's Mission A White Paper By Biolab H2O Biolab H2O’s mission is to study, develop, produce and market innovative multi-purpose mobile units to detect, analyze, survey and quantify all suspected chemical, biological, radiation and nuclear (CBRN) contaminations. BiolabH2O is also designed to analyze and treat any type of water…

Biological and Chemical Warfare Agent Field Detectors and Triggers

02/20/2011
A White Paper By Proengin Proengin has developed biological and chemical warfare agents field detectors using flame spectrophotometry. The well-known and world-wide used AP2C has proven the capacity of flame spectrophotometry to be the most reliable on the field with the lowest false-alarm rate and the simplest ease of use.…

The Rapid Identification and Intervention Cells

02/20/2011
R2IC and R2IC.HQ www.biolabh2o.fr Function The Rapid Intervention and Identification Cell is a integrated mobile unit built in a tailor made vehicle. These cells make it possible for a quick intervention by rapid deployment into zones contaminated by a CBRN. Benefits Equipped with specialised apparatus, these cells make it possible…