Weapons

Weapons

gun trafficking

A new legislative effort is designed to combat illegal firearms trafficking in the US. A bill introduced by Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME), Patrick Leahy...
canine for public safety

Many areas with large crowds are known as “soft targets,” meaning they are relatively unprotected against a variety of threats including terrorist attacks and...
Photo-illust.-Abrams-tank-US-Marine-Corps-Wikimedia

The top part of tanks and other armored vehicles is generally their most vulnerable area. This is the reason why the U.S. Army is...
future forces

A U.S. Army video shows its concept of the soldier of the future. At first glance, it looks like it will only be a...
counter gps jamming

The Israeli company infiniDome, developing security solutions against GPS jamming in drones, vehicles, and critical infrastructure, has accomplished another milestone on its way to...
night vision

Next generation night vision capabilities will soon be provided to US soldiers. Microsoft will build mixed-reality (virtual and augmented reality) headsets for the US...

Locating combatants in the field in a GPS-denied environment can be challenging, especially if they are under threat and every second count. A new...
innotech conference

iHLS is proud to present the international Homeland Security Technologies, Cyber, and Innovation Conference and Exhibition: INNOTECH 2021. iHLS is celebrating the return to normal...
bullets

Microstamping is a proprietary ballistics identification technology. Now gun control advocates in the US are making a new attempt to force the gun industry...
soldier training

The live training environment will be replaced with virtuals. The U.S. Army wants to trade the decades-old Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement System, or MILES,...

Within the framework of the ‘Make in India’ initiative, the Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) signed a contract with Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) for...

A series of shoulder-fired recoilless grenade launchers will be developed for the US market by General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (GD-OTS) and Germany-based...

A Belgian police force has been using the Israeli iconic Uzi submachine gun. Although it is an increasingly uncommon sight among Western security forces,...

New technologies and concepts in the security, law enforcement and preparedness fields were showcased and discussed at the MILIPOL 2021 exhibition held last week...
SWAT drone

A new drone platform, the LEMUR, will help SWAT teams locate, isolate, and communicate with suspects. A ruggedized and durable composition combined with an...
ihls security accelerator

iHLS is inviting startups in this field to join the 8th cycle of its Security Accelerator, the world’s first accelerator in the HLS field....
organized crime

While the COVID-19 pandemic may have superseded active shooter events and mass shootings in the media, gun violence has certainly not gone away.  To prevent...
ew strategy

The U.S. military wants to develop high-power microwave amplifiers that generate enough electromagnetic radiation to disrupt, disable, or damage targeted electronic components and circuits. Defense...

The Directorate of Defense R&D in the Israel Ministry of Defense, together with the IDF’s Ground Forces and Elbit Systems reveal a precise, laser...
covid protecton equipment

Shifting from the development of protection against hazardous materials to improving the equipment of COVID-19 teams. Wearing COVID-19 personal protective equipment is cumbersome. A...
security accelerator

iHLS is inviting startups in this field to join the 8th cycle of its Security Accelerator, the world’s first accelerator in the HLS field....
Photo illus. Army Medicine Flickr

Accurate positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT) is necessary for the functioning of many critical infrastructure sectors. Precision timing is particularly important and is primarily...