American Security Today will be holding the 2017 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon at 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m, Wednesday, November 15th at ISC East, in the Jacob Javits Exhibition Center in New York City.

2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Luncheon at ISC East in NYC

American Security Today will be holding the 2017 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon at 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m, Wednesday, November 15th at ISC East, in the Jacob Javits Exhibition Center in...
Dan Allen, Chairman and CEO of Serco Inc.

Serco to Upgrade Hi-Alt EMP for USAF Missile Early Warnings Systems

Serco Inc. has been awarded a new $38 million contract to upgrade the High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse (HEMP) Protection of Ballistic Missile Early Warnings Systems supporting the U.S. Air Force at...
DURABOOK SA14

DURABOOK SA14 Semi-Rugged Laptop Gets Performance Upgrades

GammaTech Computer Corporation, a Finalist in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Program, and the North American branch of Twinhead International Corporation, today announced upgrades to its DURABOOK SA14. The globally respected semi-rugged laptop now...
Sunny is one of the few dogs in the world trained to detect person-borne improvised explosive devices (PBIED). (Courtesy of DHS S&T)Sunny is one of the few dogs in the world trained to detect person-borne improvised explosive devices (PBIED).

S&T and Pentagon Change K-9 Bomb Detection to Include PBIED

Sunny is a very friendly Springer Spaniel who loves attention and affection. But if you were to see Sunny on the street or in a crowd, you might not realize he is...
Derived from the U.S. Marine Corps Combat Hunter program, TII’s Situational Awareness and Predictive Analysis (SAPA) course is designed to teach both civilians and government employees how to detect and respond to potential threats, including terrorist attacks and active shooter scenarios.

SAPA Training to Predict, Identify & Respond to Threats (Multi-Video)

By Royce de Melo The human condition is hardwired to communicate and to read other humans through body language, gestures, the eyes, facial expression, while our biology is very adept at sensing...
PARASIM is used by the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines for both premeditated airborne operations and for emergency bailout and ejection training. (Image Credit: from Twitter)

PARASIM Powered by High Fidelity VR Visuals at SOFIC (Multi-Video)

The newest version of the VR-based parachute training simulator PARASIM, leveraging high fidelity virtual environments generated by TerraTools from TerraSim rendered by VBS3 from Bohemia Interactive Simulations, will be demonstrated by Systems...
Artist's-depiction-of-Blackwing-taking-flight.-Image-source AeroVironment

US Navy Demos Hi-Speed Comm, C2 & ISR via Sub-Launched UAV (Videos)

The United States Navy has successfully demonstrated the use of AeroVironment's submarine-launched BlackwingTM UAV to link with a swarm of unmanned undersea vehicles and communicate with the submarine combat control system...
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Orbital ATK Secures U.S. Air Force Contract

Orbital ATK, Inc., a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced today that its Defense Systems Group has signed a contract with the U.S. Air Force (USAF) to research design...
Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America Present Annual Awards

National nonprofit Wreaths Across America (WAA), which is celebrating its 25th year of placing live, balsam remembrance wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery, presented its annual Remember, Honor, Teach, and Founders awards on Tuesday. The...

Mako Group Intros the Innovative Meprolight FT Bullseye (See in Action)

Meprolight’ introduces the FT Bullseye, an innovative, low profile micro red dot style optic for pistols. Meprolight saw tremendous potential in a pistol optic designed by TAS, and so they purchased the...