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X-Ray Computed Tomography Scanning for Defense Applications image
X-ray computed tomography (XCT) scanning has been used for decades and remains a key component in nondestructive testing (NDT). XCT allows a user to create a three-...
U.S. Army photo by Spc. Adeline Witherspoon, 2nd SBDE PAO
Introduction Many new technologies are introduced to the world with untold hype and fail to live up to their promise, both in terms of promised improvements and user...
The Heat Is Off:  Advanced Resins Are Revolutionizing the Way We Repair Aircraft
Aircraft design has progressed rapidly over the last 110 years. The simple wooden planes that were used mostly as scouts in World War I gave way to the riveted metal...
The Continuing Quest for a Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) System for Military and Civilian Law Enforcement Needs image
Introduction Since the late 1980s, military, federal, state, and local law enforcement have incorporated NLW or less-than-lethal technology into their daily efforts to...
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March 11, 2019 | Source: SpaceX, spacex.com, 4 March 2019
At 2:49 a.m. EST on March 2, SpaceX launched Crew Dragon’s first demonstration mission from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. This...
March 8, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, John Keller, 25 February 2019
U.S. Air Force researchers are asking industry for new enabling technologies in fast attack planning on valuable and enemy moving targets that offer only a fleeting time...
March 4, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, John Keller, 26 February 2019
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. – U.S. Army researchers are surveying industry for radar technologies to protect armored combat vehicles from enemy weapons, as well as to...
March 2, 2019 | Source: FCW, fcw.com, Susan Miller, 25 February 2019
Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night will deter autonomous vehicles from helping letter carriers swiftly complete their rounds -- at least that's what the U...
Aircraft Survivability Journal - Spring 2019 image
DSIAC is pleased to announce the release of the 2019 Spring Issue of the Aircraft Survivability Journal. The Journal is available for electronic download at https://www...
March 16, 2019 | Source: Business Insider, businessinsider.com, Alex Lockle, 13 March 2019
Russia built an underwater nuclear torpedo with a massive warhead designed to cause tsunamis and devastate entire continents. Russia will deploy what's been described as...
March 15, 2019 | Source: FCW, fcw.com, Mark Rockwell, 28 February 2019
Federal agencies that have begun harnessing softwarebots to automate repetitive processes in their internal operations are eliminating low-value work and setting the...
March 13, 2019 | Source: Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), https://www.diu.mil/, 2018
Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx) and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) released a new satellite imagery dataset to advance key frontiers in...
March 12, 2019 | Source: nationalinterest.org, Warrior Maven, 28 February 2019
While the Navy may ultimately engineer a replacement for its 1980s era Trident II D5, the missile is being modernized with improved electronics, firing circuitry, and...
March 12, 2019 | Source: BusinessInsider.com, Ryan Pickrell, 12 December 2019
US Army snipers recently conducted visual testing for new camouflaged ghillie suits, which are expected to enhance soldier lethality. The camouflaged ghillie suits worn...
March 12, 2019 | Source: Laser Focus World, Jeff Hecht, 1 November 2018
The Pentagon’s laser weapon programs are multiplying in the wake of continued advances in high-energy solid-state lasers, encouraging results from field trials, and the...
March 12, 2019 | Source: gcn.com, Susan Miller, 22 February 2019
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency ( DARPA) wants autonomous systems to be able to evaluate how well they're doing a specific task and explain that to their...
March 12, 2019 | Source: nationalinterest.org, David Axe, 24 Febraury 2019
The U.S. Army has revealed its newest tank. The new M1A2C Abrams boasts new active and passive protection that could help to protect it from the latest enemy weaponry...
March 12, 2019 | Source: theverge.com, Jon Porter, 22 November 2019
Researchers at MIT have developed a plane capable of flying without any moving parts, reports MIT Technology Review . The feat was achieved using electroaerodynamic...
March 12, 2019 | Source: Military.com, Oriana Pawlyk, 24 January 2019
What is the real need behind the U.S. Army's proposed long-range cannon that can shoot out to 1,000 miles or more? It could be used to conduct a strategic or tactical...