Military Technology

The U.S. Navy conducted a successful structural test firing of the Surface to Surface Missile Module (SSMM) from Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) USS Detroit (LCS 7) Feb. 28 off the coast of Norfolk, Virginia.

The military industrial complex has only grown since President Eisenhower told the American people to beware its excesses. Today’s machines of war are incredibly complex and powerful. And the businesses that produce them number among the largest and most innovative on the planet. Drones, power suits, and next generation planes are coming — and not just from the United States.