Navy

US Navy Preparing Largest Underwater Drone For Deployment 

The US Navy could be a couple of years away from deploying the largest unmanned undersea vehicle called “Snakehead” to scout underwater areas and gather intelligence on enemy forces.  Called the Large Displacement Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (LDUUV), the Snakehead program will be an important electronic warfare platform for the service.  Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)…

US Navy Patent Describes EM Drive For “Flying Triangle” Craft

By Tyler Durden There is potential for conspiracy gold in a 2018 patent filed by aerospace engineer Dr. Salvatore Cezar Pais, who works for the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, a research organization within the Navy that specializes in electromagnetic drives and superconductors. The patent (US10144532B2) describes: a craft using an inertial mass reduction device comprises…

US Navy Patent Describes EM Drive For "Flying Triangle" Craft 

There is potential for conspiracy gold in a 2018 patent filed by aerospace engineer Dr. Salvatore Cezar Pais, who works for the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, a research organization within the Navy that specializes in electromagnetic drives and superconductors.  The patent (US10144532B2) describes “a craft using an inertial mass reduction device comprises of an inner…

US Nuclear Submarine Enters Strait Of Hormuz; Navy Issues Rare Public Disclosure Of Location

In an extremely rare announcement, the US Navy has publicly declared the location of one of its nuclear submarines, apparently as a “message” and warning to Tehran. The nuclear submarine USS Georgia is now transiting the Strait of Hormuz, the vital narrow waterway where Iran’s IRGC frequently patrols, reportedly armed with up to 154 Tomahawk cruise…

Royal Navy Shadows 9 Russian Warships Off UK, Says “Ready To Respond”

The UK Royal Navy says it is alarmed over the “significant Russian presence” close to UK waters in a weekend statement. The UK military says it is closely monitoring the situation. “The Royal Navy has monitored nine Russian vessels around the UK in recent weeks,” the statement says. “Every move made by the Russians – a…

Navy To Test Resupply Drones For Warships

By Tyler Durden The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) recently launched a pilot program to assess just how useful delivery drones are for hauling critical cargo to surface ships, read a US Navy press release. NAWCAD engineers and military pilots are set to evaluate a commercially procured logistics Unmanned Air System (UAS) prototype – called the Blue…

Navy To Test Resupply Drones For Warships 

The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) recently launched a pilot program to assess just how useful delivery drones are for hauling critical cargo to surface ships, read a US Navy press release.  NAWCAD engineers and military pilots are set to evaluate a commercially procured logistics Unmanned Air System (UAS) prototype – called the Blue Water Maritime Logistics…

US Navy Ship Shoots Down “Mock ICBM” In Missile Interceptor Test Over Pacific

The Pentagon has disclosed that a missile interceptor launched from a U.S. Navy ship at sea shot down and destroyed a “mock ICBM” that was put into flight for testing purposes on Tuesday. The move is part of a U.S. effort to develop defenses against intercontinental-range ballistic missiles capable of striking the United States, according to…