FLIR Systems continues to lead the industry in developing new technologies to safeguard and support first responders with the company's new FLIR TruWITNESS®, wearable sensor platform and the company’s new DoD development contract for Agentase C2 chemical agent disclosure spray (ADS) for detection of nerve agents and a new formulation for fentanyl detection.

FLIR Systems Unveils TruWITNESS & Receives DOD Agentase C2 Contract

FLIR Systems, a 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Winner, is continuing to lead the industry in developing new technologies to safeguard and support first responders with the company's new FLIR TruWITNESS®, wearable...
FUSE is based on the same military-grade advanced tethering technology utilized in the Company’s tethered products sold to the U.S. Department of Defense, including the WATT electric tethered drone, and is an important element for compliance with the FAA’s Part 107 commercial drone safety guidelines.

See FUSE Law Enforce Flight Ops for Large Public Events Security (Videos)

Drone Aviation, a manufacturer of tethered drones and lighter-than-air aerostats, plus a Finalist in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, reports a steady incline in successful deployments of the company's  FUSE Tether...
Investigators are searching for answers behind a deadly shooting that killed 12 people during College Night at Borderline Bar and Grill, a country western dance bar in Thousand Oaks, about 40 miles west of Los Angeles. (Courtesy of YouTube)

CA Bar Shooting Victims Include Students & Heroes (Multi-Video)

By Kaitlyn Schallhorn, Fox News A police officer who talked to his wife just before rushing into the bar to save lives and a 22-year-old set to join the Army were among...
Hear from Gen. Robert Neller, Commandant of the Marine Corps, talks through a story of a Marine's journey before, during, and after the Marine Corps which could describe just about anyone's time in the service. (Courtesy of the US Marine Corps by Lance Cpl. Yamil Casarreal)

Celebrate US Marine Corps Birthday with Awe Inspiring Must-See Video

For 243 years, United States Marines have set the standard for military excellence, ready to respond at any time, in any place, whenever there is a need. One hundred years ago, the...
Official U.S. Navy file photo of an EP-3E Aries aircraft in flight. (Courtesy of the U.S. Navy)

US EP-3 Intercepted by Russian SU-27 in the Black Sea (See in Action, Video)

A U.S. EP-3 Aries aircraft flying in international airspace over the Black Sea was intercepted by a Russian SU-27, on Nov. 5, 2018. This interaction was determined to be unsafe due to...
"As the USA gets ready to vote in our own election next week, I hope everyone back home exercises their precious right to vote," posted Major Taylor on social media. "And that whether the Republicans or the Democrats win, that we all remember that we have far more as Americans that unites us than divides us. ... God Bless America." (Courtesy of YouTube)

Hero, Mayor & Father of 7, Killed in ‘Insider Attack’ in Afghanistan (Video)

By Jason Bacon, USA TODAY A Utah mayor was killed in Afghanistan during an "insider attack" while serving with the Utah National Guard in Kabul, the second deadly such attack in the...

Focus on Defense Budget Leaves Coast Guard High & Dry (Multi-Video)

By Jeffrey E. Phillips, THE HILL Congratulations to Congress for passing the fiscal year 2019 defense budget. We won’t begrudge the accolades that resounded in Capitol Hill offices on the occasion of lawmakers simply...
Commissioner Kevin K. McAleenan (at right) talks with the media about Operation Secure Line, with General Terrence O'Shaughnessy of U.S. Northern Command (at left.)

Migrant Caravan Update, CBP, Northcom & Border Patrol (Videos)

Statement by Kevin McAleenan, Commissioner at U.S. Customs and Border Protection Good afternoon and welcome. I also want to welcome Commanding General O’Shaughnessy of U.S. Northern Command. I would like to update you...
2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program Finalist the Special Assignment Unit (SAU) Plate Carrier, from Armor Express, is a streamlined, lightweight and modular tactical plate carrier.

Armor Express to Supply Marines with Gen III Ballistics Valued at $59M

Armor Express, a leading manufacturer of high-performance armor solutions and a Finalist in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program, has been awarded a multi-year, firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from the Marine Corps Systems Command. USMC...
Unhindered by costly fuel or aeronautic maintenance the Aerostat systems provide unmatched ISR capabilities. Their true strengths are observed with their Maritime ISR showings as the Aerostat is not “just a balloon” but a persistent, unmanned, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance platform for Homeland Security and for U.S. allies across the world.

Strategic Benefits of Aerostats for Persistent Surveillance in the Age of Drones (Multi-Video)

Guest Op-Ed By Matt McNiel, TCOM, L.P. Unmanned aerial systems (UAS or, more colloquially, drones) are tremendously useful military assets capable of a variety of non-military applications – from monitoring hurricanes to...