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A unique Israeli system – micro laser designator for UAS

A unique Israeli system – micro laser designator for UAS

Mini unmanned air systems (UAS) will be capable of carrying laser designators. EL OP, Elbit Systems’ subsidiary, has unveiled the smallest laser designator that can be carried by mini unmanned [...]

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Graphene May be used in bulletproof Vests

Graphene May be used in bulletproof Vests

In the search for a better material for bullet-proof vests, researchers are turning to graphene, which they say works twice as well as the high-tech fabrics currently utilized in body [...]

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Taiwan’s showcased locally developed UAS

Taiwan’s showcased locally developed UAS

Taiwan’s main weapons research and development unit displayed its unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), simulator systems and engines during a media tour Tuesday in Taichung. The products showcased at the National [...]

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U.S Navy declares Laser Weapons operational

U.S Navy declares Laser Weapons operational

The U.S Navy’s 30-kilowatt solid-state laser aboard the USS Ponce is now being fired in operational scenarios by sailors in the Persian Gulf, marking the first-ever deployment of a sea-based [...]

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DARPA getting closer to an Iron Man suit

DARPA getting closer to an Iron Man suit

The Army doesn’t have an Iron Man suit. Yet. But the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Warrior Web program is a step closer to developing a soft, low-powered ‘exosuit’ [...]

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Massachusetts School to Debut ‘Active Shooter’ System

Massachusetts School to Debut ‘Active Shooter’ System

A Methuen Mass school will soon deploy an automated system to detect and track a gunman on campus. Methuen Mayor Stephen Zanni and other city officials will soon attend a [...]

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A weather radio for earthquakes

A weather radio for earthquakes

Earthquake, New Products, News, Technology News, USA December 11, 2014 at 10:00

When it comes to earthquakes, early warning systems are based on a simple principle: the shaking from an earthquake travels at about the speed of sound, meaning it would take [...]

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Growing competition expected in the VTOL UAS market

Growing competition expected in the VTOL UAS market

A growing competition between VTOL unmanned air systems (UAS) is expected in the coming years. An innovative electric unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) developed in a cooperative Airbus Group effort has [...]

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Academy, Industry debate future USVs and UUVs propulsion systems

Academy, Industry debate future USVs and UUVs propulsion systems

A serious issue experts from both academia and industry are discussion, is the power supply of unmanned marine vessels. Electric engines seem to be the norm, given that it features [...]

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Different terms – same operational challenge – intelligence grip on a sector: the professional iHLS Terrain Dominance Conference and Exhibition

Different terms – same operational challenge – intelligence grip on a sector: the professional iHLS Terrain Dominance Conference and Exhibition

“Terrain Dominance” or “terrain intelligence” or “field presence” are various terms for the same concept: how any military force could have knowledge of the goings on in any particular sector [...]

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Virtualized security solution ensures safe ultra-broadband customer experience

Virtualized security solution ensures safe ultra-broadband customer experience

With the number of malware attacks rising sharply in 2013, and an estimated 15 million mobile devices worldwide infected at any one time, the impact on the device owner’s service [...]

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Aerial tanker with Israeli technology offered to Poland

Aerial tanker with Israeli technology offered to Poland

The Polish Air Force is evaluating the purchase of an aerial refueling aircraft from Israel aerospace industries (IAI). The Polish Air Force operates F-16′s and they need a boom equipped [...]

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Portable 15-Minute Ebola Virus Test Trials in Guinea

Portable 15-Minute Ebola Virus Test Trials in Guinea

British health charity The Wellcome Trust recently announced that a new 15-minute Ebola virus test will become available on a trial basis in Guinea where more than 1,200 people have [...]

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Hovering Drones for Demanding Military Missions

Hovering Drones for Demanding Military Missions

Flying Production was among the participants at the Autonomous Unmanned Systems & Robotics Expo on November 25-26 2014 Civilian hovering drones for enthusiasts, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) adapted for [...]

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Israeli protection for military transport aircraft

Israeli protection for military transport aircraft

A number of Air Forces are evaluating the purchase of the Israeli-developed protection systems against shoulder launched missiles for their transport aircraft. Only recently, Elbit Systems was awarded a contract [...]

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