The first prosthetic swim leg "The Fin" could help 2 million American amputees

Study Seeks to Return Amputees to the Water with ‘The Fin’ (Multi-Video)

Northwell Health has undertaken a new study to produce and commercialize its prosthetic swim leg, offering hope for the estimated 1.9 million Americans who have lost a limb to resume a more-active...
Lockheed Martin shipped the U.S. Air Force’s first GPS III to Cape Canaveral, Florida ahead of its expected December launch. (Courtesy of Lockheed Martin)

USAF GPS III SV01 Satellite Shipped for Cape Canaveral Launch (Videos)

It is a part of our lives every day and over a billion people depend on this technology. GPS, unlike any other military program, has expanded into the commercial market, becoming a...

Cybersecurity: Single Most Important Event of this Century (Multi-Video)

By Casey Fleming, CEO of BLACKOPS Partners Corporation Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on June 15, “We are witnessing a world awash in change—a world beset by the reemergence of great power competition...
National Preparedness Grants

DHS Grant Allocations for FY18 Preparedness Grants Announced

Every day, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) & the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) take steps to keep our nation safe and ensure that we thrive after disasters occur. Whether we...

Viasat Handheld Link 16 NSA Authorized for Int’l Military Forces

Viasat, a global communications company, and a competitor in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has received authorization by the National Security Agency (NSA) for immediate use by Five Eyes...

Navy Accepts Delivery of USS Sioux City & USS Wichita (See in Action)

The U.S. Navy accepted delivery of two Littoral Combat Ships (LCSs), the future USS Sioux City (LCS 11) and USS Wichita (LCS 13), during a ceremony at the Fincantieri Marinette Marine...
Sen. John McCain

Honoring the Passing of Sen. John McCain (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Statement by Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis: We have lost a man who steadfastly represented the best ideals of our country. As a Naval Officer and defiant prisoner of war, John McCain...
The Stiletto/Thunderstorm project is looking for new ways of detection, tracking and identification of swimmers and divers in a port or harbor.

Seeking Harbor/Port Security Techs to Detect & Track Swimmers & Divers

By John Keller, Military & Aerospace Electronics U.S. military researchers are reaching out to industry to find relative mature harbor and port security technologies able to detect and track swimmers and divers violating security perimeters in...
LRAD® 100X-MAG-HS Long Range Communication – High Strength Mag Mount

LRAD Goes for Hat Trick in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (See in Action)

LRAD Corporation, a global leader in long range voice broadcast systems, advanced mass notification, and the Platinum Award Winner for Best Long Range Acoustic Hailing System for Two Consecutive Years in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security...
Desktop Alert Inc.is a worldwide recognized leader in providing best-of-breed enterprise-class, network-centric emergency mass notification systems to private, industrial, military, government and commercial organizations.

Desktop Alert Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program (Video)

Desktop Alert, a leading provider of enterprise mass notification and emergency communications products, is pleased to announce that the company's Emergency Response and Mass Notification System has been nominated to compete in the...