Underwater Force Multipliers
The increase in Anti-Access/Area Denial strategies brought about by the resurgence of Great Power competition has triggered a race in the development of submarine-launched unmanned platforms. However, despite great technological strides, one key challenge will be the ability to continue developing autonomy capabilities for these systems.
Boxed out: China’s exports pinched by global run on shipping containers
China’s world-beating economic rebound from the coronavirus pandemic is being blunted by a global shortage of shipping containers, sending cargo costs to record highs and hampering manufacturers in filling fast-recovering global goods orders.
The Changing Face of Naval Simulation & Training
Digitisation has accelerated the growth in virtual training for military forces, including the navy. To enhance force readiness, the virtual training system needs to reflect an environment that is as close to real-life as possible. The question is, how close is close enough?