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Old 10-06-2017, 12:47 PM   #9
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Default Re: [Ultra-Tech] What would naval warfare at TL10 look like?

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Originally Posted by Daigoro View Post
But TL10 aircraft could easily have global range on a single fuel tank, and enough speed to reach anywhere in the world within an hour or so, so they'd just fly strike missions directly from ground bases in their home country.
Possible, but quite possibly not. It depends on the tech assumptions. And without some pretty drastic switches flipped, they won't have those ranges and speeds.

The other concern would be that everywhere is "somewhere". If the ocean is intensively farmed and entities are established on it, you may have those airstrips, even in the middle of the ocean.

To me it sounds like the OP wants the trappings of modern earth, but souped up to be ultra tech.
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