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October 1, 2015 | Source: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
DARPA N-ZERO Envisions “Asleep-yet-Aware” Electronics that Could Revolutionize Remote Wireless Sensors - New program seeks to develop near-zero-power technologies that...
October 1, 2015 | Source: Kevin McCaney, Defense Systems
The Army is experimenting with using swarms of small, inexpensive drones in battlefield missions—as much as anything because of the potential threat they could pose to U...
September 30, 2015 | Source: Kevin McCaney, Defense Systems
"The Andros FX has greater speed and mobility, along with a more dexterous arm." Northrop Grumman and its subsidiary Remotec are unveiling the next generation of the...
September 30, 2015 | Source: Bryan Ripple, 88th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
"We created a great model for this exercise and what I think is good about it is that it is scalable. We can add more sites, more types of scenarios, we can have more...
September 29, 2015 | Source: George Leopold, Defense Systems
The competition to win future U.S. military satellite launch contracts heated up again this week when embattled United Launch Alliance expanded a partnership with...
September 29, 2015 | Source: Rory Jackson, Defense iQ
A fully autonomous radar; one that learns from mission-to-mission, from year-to-year, from conflict-to-conflict. One that requires only the slightest changes in software...
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DoD ManTech Programs - Although DoD ManTech has one singular mission and shared strategic vision, all of the projects and initiatives are selected and executed through...
September 28, 2015 | Source: Kevin Baron & Patrick Tucker, Defense One
Defense Secretary Ash Carter announces a five-year, $171 million effort to make and improve bendable circuitry. NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — A partnership to develop...
September 28, 2015 | Source: Matthew Cox, Military.com
The U.S. Army has laid out a plan to outfit soldiers with the service's new camouflage pattern that uniform officials maintain will perform as well as the MultiCam...
September 28, 2015 | Source: Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI), ifai.com
Everyone in the industry knows there is a whole range of opportunities to manufacture textile products for the military, but there’s also a lot of frustration around how...
September 24, 2015 | Source: Flight Global, flightglobal.com, 15 September 2015, Beth Stevenson
Selex ES is the latest sensor manufacturer to introduce a counter-unmanned air vehicle system that tracks and defeats airborne threats. Falcon Shield is a radar and...
September 23, 2015 | Source: The Engineer, theengineer.co.uk, 17 April 2015, Stuart Nathan
The US Navy is demonstrating a development version of a system to launch an autonomous swarm of drones for a variety of missions. A system to launch and co-ordinate a...
September 23, 2015 | Source: 1LT Kier Elmonairy, eArmor
Predicting the demise of the tank as a principal weapon of land warfare is one of the longest-running pastimes in the study of military history and defense affairs...
September 23, 2015 | Source: LTC Joshua D. Wright, MAJ Matthew C. Stanley and MAJ Kevin P. Ryan, eArmor
U.S. national-security strategy formulates a policy of regionally aligning our land forces to efficiently and effectively dismantle, disrupt and defeat global terrorism...
September 23, 2015 | Source: Mark Pomerleau, Defense Systems
The Air Force and General Atomics have successfully fielded an new configuration of the MQ-9 Reaper that extends the endurance of the remotely piloted aircraft. For the...
September 23, 2015 | Source: Caroline Rees, Unmanned Systems Technology
“Our vehicle solutions are addressing the need to keep people working in maritime environments out of harm’s way and to enhance underwater security, research,...
September 23, 2015 | Source: Mark Pomerleau, Defense Systems
The use of unmanned aerial vehicles has been a favored tool of the Obama administration in counterterrorism operations across the globe. There are clear benefits to...
September 21, 2015 | Source: LTC Eric Lowry, eArmor, benning.army.mil/armor/eARMOR/
As the Army continues to define the structure and doctrine of Army 2020, lessons-learned from 13 years of war in Iraq and Afghanistan – and applying these lessons to...
September 18, 2015 | Source: Mark Pomerleau, Defense Systems
Marines recently tested augmented reality technology in a live-fire training exercise for the first time. Developed by the Office of Naval Research, the Augmented...
September 18, 2015 | Source: John Keller, Military Aerospace
QUANTICO, Va., 26 Aug. 2015. Systems designers at Northrop Grumman Corp. are inserting new electronic technology into a new U.S. Marine Corps air-defense radar to make...