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March 12, 2019 | Source: Defense News, Jill Aitoro, 21 February 2019
WASHINGTON — Raytheon will participate in a missile defense radar “sense-off” to test designs that could be included in the U.S. Army’s Integrated Air and Missile...
March 12, 2019 | Source: phys.org/news, Tom Coyne, 13 February 2019
A startup that plans to use high-altitude balloons to deploy rockets has successfully fired a test launch, moving closer to its goal of helping end the backlog of...
March 12, 2019 | Source: Wired.com. Rebecca Heilweil, 20 November 2018
WE MAY NEVER know whether Cuba attacked American diplomats with microwave weapons [but we have a good idea, see related article on DOD findings at the bottom]—but we do...
March 12, 2019 | Source: 3D Printing Media Network, Tess Boissonneault , 4 March 2019
The new AM materials demonstrated 50% more strength than commercially available materials Researchers from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army...
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 11, 2019 | Source: The Conversation, theconversation.com, Wencheng Yang & Song Wang, 5 March 2019
Despite what every spy movie in the past 30 years would have you think, fingerprint and face scanners used to unlock your smartphone or other devices aren’t nearly as...
March 9, 2019 | Source: FCW, fcw.com, Lauren Williams, 24 January 2019
The Defense Information Systems Agency is building an artificial intelligence platform as a service to facilitate clearance applications being checked and verified...
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 6, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Yasmin Tadjdeh, 25 February 2019
Rolls-Royce is unveiling its manufacturing plans as it pursues the Air Force's much anticipated B-52H re-engining program. The service is planning to embark on a major...
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...
March 1, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Tomás Díaz de la Rubia, 11 February 2019
The dust lay thick upon the ruins of bombed-out buildings. Small groups of soldiers, leaden with their cargo of weaponry, bent low and scurried like beetles between the...
February 27, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, J.R. Wilson, 1 February 2019
U.S. Army cyber warfare experts are rediscovering electronic warfare (EW) for ground operations, as centralized command authorities combine cyber and EW operations into...
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-...
February 27, 2019 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, Lauren C. Williams, 13 February 2019
The Defense Department released its artificial intelligence strategy Feb. 12, outlining its plans to boost AI capabilities through rapid prototyping, increased research...
February 25, 2019 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, Stephanie Kanowitz|, 12 February 2019
A new kind of data-driven public/private partnership is emerging as the number of dockless vehicles in cities grows. Both government entities and “urban mobility...
February 25, 2019 | Source: www.rotorandwing.com, Dan Parsons, 31 January 2019
Multiple design deficiencies found during post-delivery testing of the Sikorsky CH-53K King Stallion will delay operational testing and entry to service with the Marine...
February 25, 2019 | Source: Warontherock.com, War on the Rocks, Brendan Stickles, 13 February 2019
On Jan. 24, Gen. Maryanne Miller, head of Air Mobility Command, took the stage in Seattle and accepted the ceremonial keys to a new KC-46 airplane. She begrudgingly...
February 25, 2019 | Source: 3DPrintingMedia, 3dprintingmedia.network, Tess Boissonneault, 15 October 2018
Though for years polymer-based 3D printing technologies were either regarded as limited to prototyping applications or to the low-demand maker community, recent...
February 25, 2019 | Source: Military Aerospace, www.militaryaerospace.com,
KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. – U.S. Air Force researchers are approaching industry for new approaches in adaptive optics for daytime and all-season ground-based remote...