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coast guard

The US Coast Guard is checking the possibility of carrying out many of its missions through the use of short-range UAVs, with the aim...
vehicle

Automated license plate readers (ALPRs) are a specialized camera often mounted on police cars that can scan at speeds of up to 60 plates...
space

Today, space is more congested and contested than ever before, and threats against U.S. capabilities grow every day. Space Situational Awareness (SSA) has long...
unmanned

A small unmanned helicopter drone will join NASA’s Mars 2020 rover mission. “Our next rover to Mars will carry the first helicopter ever to...
border crossings

A virtual border agent kiosk was developed to interview travelers at airports and border crossings. The technology can detect deception to flag human security...
endurance

The widespread use of small UAVs in both the military and industry has been limited to-date by the factor of endurance. To fly all...
robots

Robots are ill-equipped to predict how well they can perform a task, or to sense if a task is going well, or even to...
military

The demands of future battlefields will force the military medical community to prepare for operational environments that are vastly different. Enemy air superiority may...
transparency

A new addition to an officer's gun will enable policemen to have more transparency with the public. Including their body cameras, police officers’ guns now...
drone

Drone manufacturers are constantly looking for new technologies to solve the challenges involved with drone delivery. An electric aviation pioneer, Yates Electrospace Corp., just...
Police

As body cameras get cheaper and the market gets more competitive, the largest supplier of law enforcement body cameras in the U.S., Axon, is...
special forces

The US Army will soon have snipers that can engage targets farther and machine guns that are more accurate and lethal than existing weapons....
robotic

Robots have been used for a long time in factories and in the automotive industry, however, there has been limited use in the aerospace...
laser weapons

Most refueling aircraft were designed without defensive systems, but future conflicts could require tankers to move closer to the fight, necessitating the adoption of...
turkish military forces

The Turkish Armed Forces, which are a part of the U.S. Department of Defense’s JSF program, along with a number of prominent NATO allies...
vehicle

This Special Purposes All-Terrain Vehicle (S-ATV) manufactured by Oshkosh is lightweight and agile, with a modular design to meet a diverse range of mission...

Ride-hailing service Uber and the US Army Research Lab announced a plan to explore some of the toughest technology challenges in delivering the rotorcraft...
communication platform

A new communication platform, called the Integrated Tactical Network, revolutionizes the way tactical leaders are able to communicate, improving the lethality of small units,...
UAS

The need for a system to provide UAS users in agriculture with a way to record information about their flights, sensors and maintenance issues...

The message from the intriguing Future Forces Conference held today was that armies are already adopting full autonomy technologies while keeping man-in-the-loop. The conference,...
iot

The Internet of Things (IoT), the network of interconnected devices embedded with computing and communication technology, is well underway in higher education institutions, from...
firefighters

Developing any new product for first responders requires complex and resource-intensive testing. Testing interfaces in real emergencies could expose first responders to high risk....

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