Multi-domain integration: Is Britain ready for the future?
The theme of DSEI 2021 was multi-domain integration (MDI) and the loudest voices cautioned everyone that the battlespace of the future will change significantly, and with that there is an urgent need for defence forces to adjust, too. Shortly after the tradeshow attention around MDI seemed to have ebbed away, but some works have been done in the area.
Delivering his keynote speech at the show, UK Strategic Commander Gen Sir Patrick Sanders said: ‘Fundamentally, the source of battlefield advantage will not come from platforms.
'If we focus…on the number of grey hulls the Navy has, the number of Fighter
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