Richard Mackenzie

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Replacing Physical Prototypes with the Digital Twin

Since its inception, the digital twin has proven to be a revolutionary design tool for the aerospace and defense (A&D) industry. The ability to develop and test new products using virtual models (digital twins) before producing them physically has saved...

Cost-Effective Long-Range Strike

The Army’s initiative to generate long-range fires frays when stacked against conventional air and naval options.

Apache Attack

The helicopters would open the war. They had to take out Iraq's early warning net, and they had to get

The Afghan War

How did a band of ragtag tribesmen manage to defeat the Soviet Union in its own backyard?

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