With the ever-increasing destructive output of weapons, appropriate countermeasures had to be developed over time. Battlefields and their requirements have changed. Pre-empting and nullifying opposing weaponry is more important than ever before
Throughout the twentieth century and into the twenty-first, the speed with which technology has altered the machinery of war is electrifying. The capacity to shoot, move men, and strike with speed and flexibility is synonymous with modern warfare.
Man has long applied the latest science to the creation of weapons, but the industrial age has seen unprecedented leaps in man’s capacity to manufacture ever more powerful machines; machines capable of inflicting huge death and destruction.