Possible Naval War in the Caspian Over Energy Resources?
In the past three decades the Islamic Republic of Iran has developed a well-earned sense of paranoia. First, in September 1980 Saddam Hussein invaded Iran in what he thought would be a quick military victory, but which quickly turned into an eight-year bloody slugfest, leaving an estimated 500,000-1,000,000 dead before the guns fell silent.
China’s Naval Ambitions Spur New Regional Strategic Planning
John Tantillo´s Brand Winner... And Loser: The U.S. Navy and the Train To Nowhere
VIASPACE Inc. (VSPC.OB) Wins Navy Contract to the Tune of $786,000
Navy Contracts are not easy to land and even harder when the competition for those contracts is fierce. Viaspace subsidiary Ionfinity pulled out all the stops and has been awarded a $786,000 Phase II contract for its proposal entitled “Miniature Electronic Sniffer for Navy Vertical Take off Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (VTUAVs)” by the Navy’s Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program.
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (ALTI) Announces Module Completion as Part of Multi-Million Dollar Contract with U.S. Navy
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (Nasdaq: ALTI) provides novel ceramic nanomaterials applicable to a diverse line of fields, including alternative energy, life sciences and performance materials markets. The company today announced the completion of the 500th full-depth cycle of a unique lithium titanate battery designed and developed for the U.S.