vara bungas: Kā prequel vakardienas reblogam, īsiņš RAND raksts par RU BS attīstību un implikācijām US armijai. Kopumā liecības sakrīt, tikai RAND saskata RU valdības atbalstu savam MRK vismaz četros veidos.
“The RAND team also examined how the Russian government has funded or subsidized the defense industry. In some areas, particularly long-range strike and C4ISR, the Kremlin has invested significant resources in recapitalizing particular enterprises, indicating that it is prioritizing the systems they produce. In other areas, such as air defense and electronic warfare, Russia has provided long-standing support for companies producing strategically significant systems. A third pattern — the collapse and incorporation of troubled enterprises into state-owned holding companies — reflects the fate of Russia’s main producers of maneuver ground forces (tanks and infantry fighting vehicles), partly because of weak demand and undercapitalization. A fourth approach involves investing in more-speculative technologies, but these efforts are quite modest.”
Praksē, ekonomiskās vingrošanas rezultātā, RU BS spējas veidosies šādas (uzmanību ietekmes kolonnai):