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Hyper-sonic. By Pixabay

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has selected Raytheon Missiles & Defense, a Raytheon Technologies business, to continue its development of a first-of-its-kind counter-hypersonic missile, the Glide...

For years, the U.S. Army’s vision for Future Vertical Lift helicopters and aircraft fleet was to engineer platforms that would be able to operate in...
Photo illus. by Pixabay cyber-security

More and more components of homes and businesses go “smart” and internet-connected. These IoT devices are exposed to the lack of adequate security in...
The Gray Eagle UAV. Illustration Photo: General Atomics

The US administration's plans to sell four large drones to Ukraine have been delayed over fears the advanced technology could end up in enemy...
photo illus. laser by Pixabay

Israel Ministry of Defense will present its new laser rocket defense system to US President Joe Biden during his visit to Israel, scheduled for...
Photo illust. drone delivery by Pixabay

How do you get items to customers quickly, cost-effectively, and safely? While flying a light payload a short distance within line of sight can...
Photo illus. by Wikimedia U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steven Harbour (RELEASED)US Navy

The US Navy is boosting its fleet protection by adding advanced electro-optic/infrared capabilities to its carriers, destroyers, frigates, amphibious and landing helicopter assault ships. A...
Photo illus. active shooter training - U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Anderson. DVIDS

Following the mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, and mainly the weak response by police who didn't move in to kill...
photo illust. stinger

American company Raytheon Missiles & Defense was awarded a $624 million U.S. Army contract to produce 1,300 Stinger surface-to-air missiles under the Ukraine Supplemental...
photo illust. classroom by pixabay

On November 30th, a 15-year-old student shot 11 people at Michigan’s Oxford High School, killing four students. To reduce the possibility of mass shootings...
photo illust. by NASA & US Government

Our total dependence on GPS in our daily lives is troublesome. Most, if not all, of military, financial, and commercial systems completely rely on...
photo illus. airport by pixabay

Over 300 of Analogic Corporation’s ConneCT computed tomography (CT) screening systems will be installed at airport security checkpoints across the United States. Greater Rochester...
photo illus. soldiers by pixabay

In March 2022, Skyline Nav AI secured a $750k contract from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to provide GPS-independent localization capability for...
Photo illus. by Wikimedia

For many years, the U.S. Army has been monitoring issues raised by autonomous weapons to assure that military doctrine remains enforced. Thus, weapons developers...
AI

A US think tank evaluates that the civil-military divide over the potential use of artificial intelligence (AI) is not as wide as one might...

Virtual, also known as synthetic training, provides flexibility. US Marines will soon be able to participate in joint simulated training exercises thanks to new...
unmanned systems

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) threats have become a challenge to law enforcement, military and commercial organizations alike. As a majority of the UAVs cannot...
AI illustration by Pixabay

Accurate processing of covariance information related to environmental variations and sensor noise is paramount to the performance of statistics-based estimators and is the key...
photo illus. cybersecurity by Pixabay

The U.S. military said it dispatched a cyber team to Lithuania to expose malign activity and strengthen the country’s networks amid mounting Russian aggression...
electromagnetic spectrum, Photo illus. soldiers by US National Archives

In a jamming environment, emergency response or law enforcement missions may be compromised by the lack or unreliability of communications. A counter-jamming exercise held...
Photo illus. hacker by Pixabay

Hackers helped the US Administration detect cyber vulnerabilities. More than 400 vulnerabilities were found in US Department of Defense contractor’s networks thanks to the...
Photo illus. critical infrastructure by Pixabay

The Internet of Things, or IoT, is made up of interconnected sensors and devices networked with computers. Alongside consumer devices like smartwatches etc, many...