Dual-mode supports combat missions, even in GPS-denied environments

Orolia Unveils SecureFind Wearable Combat Search & Rescue Beacon

Orolia, a world leader in Assured Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) solutions, and a competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has introduced its new SecureFind™ Combat Rescue Beacon at the 2018...
FLIR Griffin™ G510

Army Awards FLIR $28.7M for Next-Gen Chemical Detector (See Video)

FLIR Systems, Two-Time Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, and strong competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program, is in receipt of an award from the United States Department of Defense (DOD)...
Advanced munition enables ground troops to precisely engage multiple targets. (Courtesy of Saab)

Raytheon & Saab Demo New Guided Carl-Gustaf Munition for US Army

Saab has, in collaboration with Raytheon, received a contract from the U.S. Army to demonstrate a new guided munition for the Carl-Gustaf® system, with three all-up-round test firings against threat-representative targets. This...
According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: "It would take a deliberate act to make ricin and use it to poison people."

‘Ricin Poison’ Packages Sent to Pentagon (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By BBC News Two packages containing a suspicious substance have been found at a Pentagon mail screening facility and sent to the FBI analysis, officials say. The envelopes, which contained the deadly poison...
In a Sept. 24 memo, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford said the "war fighting attributes of U.S. Space Command will be explored in tabletop exercises this fall.”

Pentagon to Start Drilling into Details for US Space Command (Multi-Video)

By Sandra Erwin, Space News Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford is pushing ahead with plans to establish a U.S. Space Command. He will schedule a series of tabletop...
On April 12, 2017 Ryan Keith Taylor allegedly made and set off a chemical weapon in the Kisatchie National Forest, releasing chlorine gas which injured several investigators and started a fire.

Soldier Gets Prison for Manufacturing, Using a Chemical Weapon

Ryan Keith Taylor, 24, a soldier at Fort Polk, has been sentenced to 135 months in prison, to be followed by five years of supervised release, for manufacturing, possessing and detonating...
The Army has devised a strategy that leverages commercial technology to manage challenges to battlefield connectivity rather than simply trying to negate them.

iPhones to Take Over Communications in Battlefield

By iHLS When inquiring into the battlefield of tomorrow, and specifically communication among soldiers, within the U.S. Army exists a consensus: everybody would like a smartphone. The smartphone offers everything that Army leaders...
3D-500 Counter Drone Radar

SpotterRF Goes for Hat Trick in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Learn More, Video)

SpotterRF, the leader in low cost compact surveillance radar (CSR), and an 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Two Consecutive Years in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the company's 3D-500, the First Full Dome...
A 3D printer makes a plastic copy of a door plate aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), which is underway conducting routine operations in the U.S. 3rd Fleet area of operations. (Courtesy of the U.S. Navy and Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Grant G. Grady)

The US Navy Way of the Future is 3-D Printing (Learn More, Multi-Video)

On August 24, 2018, the USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer faced a problem that didn’t have a quick solution: A bolt from a hangar bay door roller assembly...
LRAD 500X MMT

National Guard & US Military Continue to Rely on LRAD Corporation (Videos)

LRAD Corporation, a global leader in long range voice broadcast systems, advanced mass notification, the Platinum Award Winner for Best Long Range Acoustic Hailing System for Two Consecutive Years in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards...