Are We Ready for the Wars of The Future

This is how the wars of the future will be…

Date: Issue 63 - September 2015

Self-repairing armors, rapid injury treatments, wings taking shape according to the speed level, hypersonic flight, goggles detecting faults… These technologies that may seem as parts of science fiction movies will be part of the combats and armies in the future.

STM Savunma Teknolojileri Mühendislik ve Ticaret A.Ş, an affiliate of the Undersecretariat for Defence Industries, made the analysis of the battle field of the future. There are striking determinationsin the article, where the wars of future will be increasing in which fields and which technologies will start to enter the battle fields, are analyzed. The need for the combats to be conducted by new tactics and systems in line with the development of communication technologies, geo-political developments and the emergence of non-state actors (organizations, micro nationalism, and terrorism) is being underlined in the article.