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International terrorism always targets headlines. When using drones, some expertise is required, especially if adapting commercial drones, and the payload needs to be developed...
uav power

The effectiveness of unmanned aerial vehicles is limited by their flight time and payload capacity. Longer flight times are often needed and alternative power...

Due to their low price and availability, commercial drones and hobbyist drones are a regular part of irregular warfare now, and those skills are...
last mile supply

Transporting supplies to places that are difficult for access or dangerous is a challenging mission for military forces. Delivering humanitarian aid to disaster zones...

Swarm robotics have an expanding variety of uses, ranging from industrial to military and defense purposes. Back in...

The wars of the future are already here.The Army has recently revealed a technology that can be used...

Bomb disposal robots with technology that allows human operators to “feel” their way through disarming explosive devices have...
drone attack

The temporary shut down of UK Gatwick Airport due to drones flying over the airfield has raised worldwide...

The British Army used a cutting-edge Israeli anti-drone system to defeat the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that brought...

  A joint effort is made to use satellite-based solutions for turning a port into a smart one. The...

New unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) demonstrated their capabilities during the British Army Warfighting Experiment 2018 (AWE18) — Autonomous Warrior (Land). The main goal of...

In an attempt to target Islamist terrorism, pedophile networks and organized crime, several governments worldwide have been leading a policy forcing technology companies to...
quantum

Currently, most navigations, whether military or civilian, rely on a global navigation satellite system. However, concerns have been raised about the current system’s vulnerability...
maritime warfare

A new technology could pave the way for semi-autonomous naval vessels with much smaller crews. Transferring naval command rooms that are currently always on-board...

The UK has acquired a new biometric capability, which allows secure enrollment onto Home Office services using a smartphone app. The process involves biometric...

As part of the efforts to reduce the danger to troops during combat, the UK will test a range of prototype unmanned aerial and...
accurate rifle

Britain’s Army has been upgrading its weapons. More than £5 million were spent on the upgrading of the SA80 rifle to give it enhanced...

Manual authentication in airports means that passengers need to present different forms of ID such as boarding cards, booking reference numbers as well as...
Robot

The British Army is about to obtain an impressive, advanced new explosive ordnance disposal robot with the ability to climb stairs, negotiate slopes of...
military logistics

Supporting military logistics in innovative ways has become imperative in many countries. The UK has been developing drone delivery capabilities for its armed forces,...

Approximately 3,000 improvised explosive device (IED) incidents were recorded in the United States in 2017, killing 10 people and wounding dozens. These homemade explosives...

Artificial intelligence which scans battlefields for hidden attackers has been successfully trialed by the British Army. The UK-created technology, dubbed SAPIENT, flagged dangers to...

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