What new technologies were used in World War 2?
Cruise missles, ballistic missles, jet aircraft and rocket aircraft were all used by Germany, Britain introduced radar to warfare and nuclear weapons were employed by the US.
New technologies used in World War 1 include: - Planes used in combat; improvements with bombers and forward-mounted guns - Armored tanks - Chemical warfare; chlorine and mustard gas - Bolt-action rifles - Anti-aircraft weapons - Flamethrowers - Dreadnoughts and other battle ships - Experimental dirigibles and lighter-than-air aircraft
During World War I, new technologies of all sorts were utilized to overcome the problems of trench warfare. Poisonous gases, special "assault group" tactics, highly concentrated artillery barrages, and armored fighting vehicles (or, tanks) were just some of the new technologies used during the conflict.