Weapons

Weapons

airport security - photo illus. airport by Pixabay

Cargo security checks in airports for the detection of explosives and other illegal substances are usually based on X-ray technology. While these scanners are...
Photo Green Lotus from IAI website gallery

A new Israeli system will provide high-performance Counter-Rocket, Artillery & Mortar (C-RAM) and Air & Ground Surveillance capabilities to maneuvering as well as stationary...
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...
UGVs by ROBOTEAM

Providing certainty in unknown environments and protecting the lives of combat troops and law enforcement personnel in the most challenging combat scenarios - this...
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 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...
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...
Photo illust. soldier US Navy by Kim Smith

The US Army has been buying large amounts of small drones for use among regular units, and it could be that in the near...
IDF's School for UAV operators, photo by IDF Spokesman

A new report assesses the evolving trends in the UAV industry in Israel, in the context of various geopolitical, economical and technological influences in...
Molecule technology illust. by Pixabay

Researchers from Hokkaido University in Japan demonstrated that molecular robots can perform cargo delivery by using a swarming strategy, achieving five times the transport efficiency...
Team of soldiers engaged in operation rescue, photo by Swarm Robotics

At the same time that the modern battlefield is being extensively digitized, the world's armies are investing heavily in the equipment of their soldiers...
U.S Army New Generation Guns, Photo by Sig Sauer

As part of a $20 million deal with Sig Sauer, the US military is replacing its M4 rifle and M249 automatic squad weapons with...
A-UGV Mission Master SP

A Rheinmetall A-UGV successfully completed a variety of complex tasks during a live-fire drill held in April for delegations from the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark,...
Iron Beam, By Israeli Ministery of Defense. April 2022

In an announcement last week, the Israeli Ministry of Defense stated that Mafat (the Administration for Research and Development of Weapons and Technological Infrastructure)...
Laser Weapon Systems, Photo by Lockheed Martin

An invisible beam was fired by the ground-based laser system at the red drone as it flew. A glowing orange glow suddenly appeared on...
NLAW in Ukraine, photo by @TheDeadDistrict Twitter

Since January, the UK has supplied over 4,200 NLAW anti-tank missiles to Ukraine. A single person can operate this system of short-range anti-tank missiles...
Hypersonic Air-breathing Weapon Concept missile, photo by DARPA

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), in association with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Lockheed Martin, and Aerojet Rocketdyne, successfully conducted a...
AI and Chemical warefare, Photo illus. by Pixabay

A group of researchers and over 500 experts, including Elon Musk, Stephen Hawking, Steve Wozniak, and Noam Chomsky, wrote an open letter in support...
Photo illus. by Pixabay tunnel

Data capture experts have been using Hovermap payload to map challenging and dangerous environments, from the world’s deepest base-metal mine to oil and gas...
Photo illust.BM-21_Grad missile by Wikimedia-

What weapons Russia is deploying against Ukraine? While many of the weapons systems so far used during the Russian invasion have been largely conventional...
patrol corvette

Israel Aerospace Industries and Singapore Technology Engineering have joined forces in the design of Blue Spear, a (5G SSM) land-to-sea missile system. The missile...