France immediately started the first-ever navy coaching drills performed in house. Begun, the star wars period has.
Working with US Area Pressure and German house command, the French coaching drills had been designed in response to the shifting world angle in the direction of house.
In line with French information outlet AFP, by way of Phys.Org, France’s Area Command was introduced in 2019. Protection minister Florence Parly advised reporters on the time that France wanted to behave as a result of its “allies and adversaries” had been “militarizing house.”
Background: The creation of the US’ Area Pressure amped up world pressure – or, extra aptly, it amped up off-world tensions. Nevertheless it’s seemingly that alleged makes an attempt by Russian brokers to have interaction in satellite-vs-satellite espionage performed a big position as effectively.
As for the present coaching program, particulars are scarce however reviews point out the intent of the drills will probably be to simulate a disaster state of affairs involving French satellites and guarantee Area Command is able to reply.
Whereas it’s unclear, we’re going to go forward and assume there gained’t be any French troopers floating above the Earth with house rifles. That may make this a bit anticlimactic for science fiction followers, however the actuality is that humanity’s penchant for warfare is not constrained to the rock from which we spawned.
Right here’s hoping the remainder of the universe is prepared for us.