Transportation Security

Transportation Security

Solutions for effective “closed-hatch” operations are regularly sought by engineers. That is, driving an armored vehicle with the top hatches closed in order to...
oshkosh

The US Army has ordered more tactical vehicles from Oshkosh Defense, an Oshkosh Corporation company. The FMTV family of medium tactical vehicles is comprised...
combat vehicle

A Ground X-Vehicle Technologies (GXV-T) program aims to improve mobility, survivability, safety and effectiveness of future combat vehicles without piling excessive armor. The program...
security vulnerabilities

A new research discovered critical vulnerabilities in several BMW car models. Researchers from Keen Security Lab, a cybersecurity research unit of Chinese company Tencent,...

A Polish company has exposed a new vehicle for special forces. Built on a Japanese 4x4 chassis, the Light Attack Vehicle “Wirus” has been...

Israel Ministry of Defense Tank Authority has recently completed the assembly of the second demonstrator of the Eitan AFV series, after the first demonstrator...
vehicle

Two families of armored vehicles manufactured by an Israeli company supply protection to mounted soldiers at the battlefield and are designed for diverse defense,...
armored vehicle

The SandCat armored vehicle equipped with an advanced mission management system (MSIS) will serve as a special intervention vehicle. Equipped with the mission management...
airports

Airports around the globe are seeing dramatic increases in traffic, it increases complexity to ensure safe and reliable operations. A new smart airport technology...

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...
afv

The Israeli Eitan AFV has recently completed a comprehensive series of tests in various terrain types across Israel. The tests included an assessment of...
active protection

Another stage in the development of the Modular Active Protection Systems (MAPS) controller base kit for US military vehicles. The US Army's Tank Automotive...
future forces

Future forces might be able to use a smart system for military vehicles that could revolutionize driving in all kinds of terrain and conditions....
cyber attacks

As railways adopt more automated, wireless and connected technologies, their most safety-critical assets have become exposed to new and more dangerous types of cyber...
security checks

With the overwhelming amount of data that has to be reviewed during border security checks, as well as limited budgets and resources in governments,...
situational awareness

Modern armored fighting vehicles achieve high levels of crew survivability using both passive and active protection. However, to maximize this protection, all vehicle hatches...
patrol vehicle

A new patrol vehicle has been designed to be used in urban and semi-rural areas, supplying defense and situational awareness to troops. The UAE-based...
autonomous vehicles

While autonomous vehicles real-world tests become more and more prevalent, the risk of hackers taking control of steering and braking systems are real. New...
Anti-Drone Gun

In recent years, drones have come a long way from being a rare pastime amateur playing thing to its ubiquity now. Drones are being...
Mental Pressure

With the skies becoming ever more congested, pilots and air traffic controllers have to juggle a number of tasks and mental pressure on the...
Olympics

The Winter Olympics will take place in South Korea during February, and the country is planning to deploy 10,000 police officers in and around...
military re-supply

A new technology could solve the problem of inefficient use of electricity and change the way we consume energy, save businesses money, especially data...