Sailors assigned to amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) and F-35B Lightning II Marine Corps personnel prepared to equip the aircraft with 500-pound GBU-12 Paveway™ II Plus Laser Guided Bombs during F-35B flight test operations in the Pacific Ocean. (Image courtesy of the U.S. Navy)

Lockheed Martin Awarded $22M for Paveway II Plus Laser-Guided Bombs

Lockheed Martin has received a $22.8 million contract from the U.S. Air Force on behalf of the U.S. Navy to produce Paveway II Plus Laser Guided Bomb (LGB) kits. The award includes guidance kits and air foil groups...
Oshkosh M-ATV and JLTV Family of Vehicles Bring New Levels of Protection, Off-road Mobility, Communications and Lethality for Military and Security Missions

Oshkosh Next-Gen JLTV at Gulf Defense & Aero Exhibition 2017

Oshkosh Defense will be displaying supreme mobility and transportability with the Oshkosh Defense Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) at the Gulf Defense and Aerospace Exhibition and Conference from December 12-14, 2017 at the Kuwait...

Envistacom New Innovation Center to Bolstering Support for DoD

Envistacom has unveiled its innovation center, enhancing the company’s communications and counterterrorism capabilities that support deployed warfighters and allied forces stationed in some of the most austere locations in the world. Located in...
Rohit Braggs, Orolia VP of PNT Networks and Sources

Orolia Receives Two 2017 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Multi-Video)

Orolia, the world leader in resilient positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solutions, has  won the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards in two key categories. The awards, sponsored by American Security Today, were...
A multi-purpose canine handler with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command, controls a laceration on a realistic canine mannequin during MPC medical training at Stone Bay on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 1, 2017. During this training, MPC handlers practice applying canine medical aid on the new “robot dog” for the first time, which is in its final stages of testing and development. (Image courtesy of the US Marine Corp)

Robot Dog Improves SOF Medical Practices (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By Cpl. Bryann K. Whitley, Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Multi-purpose canine handlers with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command, used a robotic canine training dummy for the first time,...

The Navy JAG Corps Turns 50 (Learn More, Multi-Video)

The Navy Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps celebrates 50 years of service and excellence Dec. 8. "From the time the Navy created the 'law specialist' program, to the JAG Corps we know...
The Rapid DNA machine being loaded (Image courtesy of DHS S&T)

Rapid DNA Completes DNA Testing in Minutes Instead of Months (Video)

In late November 2017, the Massachusetts Office of Chief Medical Examiner (MAOCME) issued their first official identification of a deceased person based on the accredited use of Rapid DNA in their lab. This represents...
Michael Madsen, Publisher of American Security Today, Welcomes the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winners to the 'ASTORS' Awards Luncheon at ISC East in New York City at the Jacob Javits Convention Center

2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winners Honored at ISC East

The 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program Sponsored by ATI Systems, Sharp Electronics, Automatic Systems America and Robotic Assistance Devices! American Security Today’s 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Awards Presentation Luncheon at ISC East was an overwhelming success, with...
As a recipient of the $8.2 billion, multi-vendor contract, 908 Devices has been named a qualified contractor by the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JPEO-CBD), whose mission it is to protect the Joint Force from weapons of mass destruction by generating affordable capabilities. (Image courtesy of JPEO-CBD)

DoD CBRN Selects 908 Devices to Support National Defense Systems

908 Devices has been awarded a 10-year fielded contract through the United States Department of Defense's (DOD) Joint Enterprise-Research, Development, Acquisition, and Production/Procurement (JE-RDAP) omnibus Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle. 908 Devices is...
On Nov 13, a US Coast Guard cutter intercepted the vessel, arrested the crew, and recovered over 3,800 pounds of cocaine. All three suspects will face US charges. (Image courtesy of CBP)

CBP Pursues Smugglers in Self-Propelled Semi-Submersible Vessel

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) crew, in coordination with interagency partners, pursued a self-propelled semi-submersible vessel engaged in cocaine smuggling. The AMO crew aboard a P-3...