Known and Potential Clancy-Earth Technology Edit
As most people should know by now, the Earth of Tom Clancy's (AKA Ryanverse) is one where while it is the same as the current day. It is also one where a varety of Military superprojects have been built and currently theoretical, canceled or prototype devices are in regular use by US & NATO special forces. The tech is more grounded in reality then what's found on another Author's EB-52 Megafortress
Rapid Prototyping is a technology that was just increasing in usuablity and decreasing in cost in 2005. The linked Youtube video should prove why each engineering bay should have one on hand.