US Army (USA)

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January 14, 2019 | Source: The Drive, thedrive.com, Joseph Trevithick, 12 February 2018
As the U.S. military rolls out its budget request for the 2019 fiscal year, one area that is likely to see newly increased attention is the development and purchase of land-based...
January 14, 2019 | Source: Defense Systems, defensesystems.com, matt leonard, 5 september 2018
Even as drone technology advances, power constraints limit the amount of equipment unmanned systems can carry, as well as the time they can stay in the air. Some drone systems,...
January 14, 2019 | Source: U.S.Army RDECOM ECBC, ecbc.army.mil, RDECOM ECBC Public Affairs, 20 Dec 2018
In order to identify counterfeit equipment and remove them from the supply chain, RDECOM ECBC scientists have developed a method to use DNA tags to identify them. A few years ago...
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 discourage...
December 17, 2018 | Source: Army Research Laboratory, arl.army.mil, 1 Nov 2018, ARL Public Affairs
Researchers at the Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) Research Laboratory and the Joint Quantum Institute (JQI) have created a pristine quantum light source...
December 17, 2018 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, Sydney J. Freedberg Jr., 16 October 2018
The Army is investing more and more money in lasers to defeat incoming rockets and enemy drones. Across the Air & Missile Defense (AMD) portfolio, “we put over 50 percent of...
December 17, 2018 | Source: National Defense, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Stew Magnuson , 30 August 2018
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — Fuel cells using methanol may finally be making inroads with the Army after years of research and development. Berry Ferry, power division chief at...
December 3, 2018 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, Bob Scales, 26 November 2018
Eight months ago, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis created the Close Combat Lethality Task Force to right a generational wrong. A retired Marine Corps infantryman himself, Mattis...
December 3, 2018 | Source: The Drive, thedrive.com, Joseph Trevithick, 9 November 2018
Concerns are growing throughout the U.S. military about the potential difficulties in rapidly deploying large amounts of personnel and equipment into a theater of operations under...
November 19, 2018 | Source: Defense News
Abandoning 360-degree coverage would make air defenses more vulnerable and undermine their mission. Press reports and statements from U.S. Army leadership suggest that...