Author: Jan Feryna (page 2)

The Red Sea as a lesson for Europe

The Red Sea as a lesson for Europe

In the wake of the actions of the Yemeni terrorist movement Ansar Allah, an international coalition of states was formed in late 2023 under Operation Prosperity Guardian…

01. 02. 2024
Japan´s changing defense strategy

Japan´s changing defense strategy

One of the most profound changes in defense policy and military spending is currently occurring in the Indo-Pacific, particularly Japan. This country is profoundly changing…

25. 01. 2024
Analyzing China's desert warships: A strategic move against the U.S. Navy

Analyzing China's desert warships: A strategic move against the U.S. Navy

In the vast expanse of the Taklamakan Desert in northwestern China, an unusual sight can be seen: replicas of US warships, including aircraft carriers and destroyers, nestled…

17. 01. 2024
Chinese actions in the South China Sea

Chinese actions in the South China Sea

People´s Republic of China (PRC) deploys its maritime militia in the South China Sea to support its territorial claims and as a tool for gray-zone warfare against other South…

04. 01. 2024
The Mojave drone proves its capabilities

The Mojave drone proves its capabilities

The mojave drone is a new drone that could give the United States and allies a decisive advantage under the Agile Combat Employment concept in a potential conflict with China and…

28. 12. 2023
Chinese aircraft carrier catapult testing in context

Chinese aircraft carrier catapult testing in context

PLA Navy recently tested the electromagnetic catapult of the newest carrier. Although this does not mean that the carrier is ready to deploy, it is a huge step for the PLA…

22. 12. 2023
Chinese military helicopter program is to be followed with interest: AI, Internet of Things, 5G connectivity

Chinese military helicopter program is to be followed with interest: AI, Internet of Things, 5G connectivity

China is pursuing an ambitious long-term program to develop a fleet of cutting-edge military helicopters capable of competing technologically with the fleets…

18. 12. 2023
Loitering munitions are not losing their relevance on the modern battlefield

Loitering munitions are not losing their relevance on the modern battlefield

Loitering munitions or kamikaze drones play a significant role on the Ukrainian battlefield, as evidenced in particular by the Russian upgrade of the widely used…

11. 12. 2023
The importance of securing Europe's air and missile defence with its own assets is growing

The importance of securing Europe's air and missile defence with its own assets is growing

Air and missile defence is one of the key elements of today's battlefield. This is confirmed by the war in Ukraine and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, for which the…

28. 11. 2023
Chinese Ro-Ro ferries and potential military implications

Chinese Ro-Ro ferries and potential military implications

China is heavily investing in the civilian Roll-on/Roll-off (Ro-Ro) ships for purely commercial purposes. However, in recent years, the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) explores…

25. 11. 2023
Troubles of US attack submarines and what it could mean for Europe?

Troubles of US attack submarines and what it could mean for Europe?

Nuclear-powered attack submarines (SSNs) from the United States are the backbone of the US strike potential around the world. However, in recent years and months, substantial news…

10. 11. 2023
Do not underestimate the capabilities of Iranian missiles

Do not underestimate the capabilities of Iranian missiles

Iran is a long-term supporter of militias and terrorist organisations around the world. It has also the capability to deliver various missiles throughout the Middle East…

08. 11. 2023