Global Elite Group Aviation Security & Mgt Program in ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Global Elite Group, is delighted to announce that the company's Aviation Security & Management Program has been nominated to compete in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. Global Elite Group provides security services...
The JLTV Utility vehicle on display is equipped with the Boeing Maneuver Short Range Air Defense (SHORAD) Launcher including a M3P .50 cal machine gun, M299 launcher with four Longbow Hellfire missiles, sensor suite, and a communications suite including a Thales VRC-111.

Oshkosh JLTV with Next-Gen Weapon Integration at AUSA 2017 (Video)

Oshkosh Defense to showcase two variants of its Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) with next generation lethality and networking capabilities at the AUSA Conference 2017. The vehicles will be on display...
A man, now identified as Matthew Cobos, a U.S. Army cavalry scout shields a woman during the Las Vegas shooting on Oct. 1. (Image courtesy of David Becker, Getty Images via Task & Purpose and YouTube)

Army Scout ID’d as Guardian Angel in Viral Las Vegas Photo (Video)

By James Clark, Task & Purpose In the wake of the deadly Oct. 1 shooting at the Route 91 Harvest music festival in Las Vegas, stories of individual sacrifice and bravery emerged everywhere:...
The 3rd Annual Golf Benefit will be held October 12th at theStonebridge Golf Links & Country Club

Global Foundation for First Responders 3rd Annual Golf Outing

Global Foundation for First Responders will hold its 3rd Annual Charity Golf Outing on October 12 at the Stonebridge Golf Links & Country Club, Smithtown, N.Y., at 12 PM. The shotgun tee-off...
The goal of the two-day technical industry meeting is to help define the current state of the art for ETDs, share current research results, and encourage discussion of the trace community for future technology areas to explore to improve the detection of trace explosives. (Image courtesy of FLIR Systems)

DHS S&T Sponsors Advanced Trace Detection Systems Dev’t Industry Day

DHS S&T is sponsoring a two-day technical industry meeting in the area of trace explosive detection capabilities for use in the Homeland Security Enterprise. Explosives trace detection is frequently used as a...
When activated, McMurdo's FastFind 220 transmits a distress signal that helps search and rescue authorities respond rapidly. (Photo by McMurdo Group)

Coast Guard Activates Option for McMurdo Emergency Beacons

The US Coast Guard (USCG) has activated its first option year on its contract with McMurdo, a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards, for up to 16,000 FastFind® 220...
The Stingray UUV Interceptor System consists of a net that is rapidly deployable in front of a hostile UUV or other underwater threat (swimmer, self-propelled mine, etc.) to keep ports, harbors and high value assets, safe from underwater threats.

Maritime Arresting Technologies Competes in ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Maritime Arresting Technologies is pleased to announce that the company's Stingray Unmanned Underwater Vessel (UUV) Interceptor Net has been nominated to compete in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program. Maritime Arresting Technologies was recognized...
The crew of an MH-60S Seahawk, attached to the "Sea Knights" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22 escort a patient on the flightdeck of the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) during a medical evacuation while the ship is in Puerto Rico to provide humanitarian assistance throughout the area. (Image courtesy of the U.S. Navy by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Danny Ray Nunez Jr.)

USNS Comfort Responds to Hosp Generator Failure in PR (Multi-Video)

The Mercy-class Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) in San Juan, Puerto Rico, received five critical patients around 8 p.m. Oct. 4, from Ryder Memorial Hospital in Humacao,...

Triage: How We Can Change 911 and Save Lives (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By Amir Elichai, Founder & CEO of Reporty Homeland Security There are 240 million calls made to 911 each year. Of these 240 million calls, it’s estimated that around 50% of those are misdialed. For...
The patent pending AMICO Chameleon Bracket System enables you to upgrade an existing low security chain link fence, a Unified AMIGUARD Curtain Wall Perimeter Barrier at a Fraction of the Cost and Time - of a Complete Replacement, utilizing existing fence posts.

AMICO Chameleon: Complete High-Security Upgrade at Fraction of Cost

The large footprint of a port requires an ever increasing level of security as different type’s of vessels traffic in and out of their port of call. In order to effectively protect...