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October 15, 2015 | Source: Armed With Science, Homeland Defense Information Analysis Center (HDIAC) Staff
Over the course of the ongoing wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, roadside Improvised Explosive Devices have become the scourge of the United States military’s ordinance...
October 15, 2015 | Source: Defensense IQ Press, defenceiq.com
We cannot just go after the symptom – IEDs. We must also go after the cause – threat networks. Colonel Richard J. Edwards is the Strategy, Plans and Policy Director on...
October 15, 2015 | Source: the Engineer
US Navy demonstrating system to launch autonomous drone swarm. A system to launch and co-ordinate a swarm of small, cheap drones is being demonstrated by the US Office...
October 15, 2015 | Source: Elizabeth Palermo, Live Science
The Watchkeeper X can be weaponised with Thales' Free Fall Light Multirole Missile (FF LLM) precision-guided glide munitions to engage both fixed and moving targets in...
October 15, 2015 | Source: army-technology, army-technology.com
The Watchkeeper X can be weaponised with Thales' Free Fall Light Multirole Missile (FF LLM) precision-guided glide munitions to engage both fixed and moving targets in...
October 7, 2015 | Source: John Keller, Military & Aerospace
The Excalibur N5 is a Raytheon-funded initiative for a new 5-inch (127-millimeter) naval variant of the combat-proven Excalibur precision projectile. Raytheon officials...
October 6, 2015 | Source: Allyson Versprille, NDIA National Defense Magazine
The Marine Corps and Army are edging closer to the development of a system that uses kinetic energy to recharge itself, supplying a continuous source of power to sustain...
October 2, 2015 | Source: Kevin McCaney, Defense Systems
The Army could one day use ground robots similar to, but larger than, this anti-IED vehicle to retrieve injured troops. - The Army is looking at ways to make more use of...
October 2, 2015 | Source: John Keller, Military Aerospace
Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. U.S. Air Force researchers are joining hands with UES Inc. in Dayton, Ohio, in efforts to make breakthrough advancements inenergy storage for...
October 2, 2015 | Source: Kevin McCaney, Defense Systems
Remotely controlled video and weapons systems protect the camp’s perimeter. - The military has been using technology to make up for reduced manpower or to keep soldiers...
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...