Nanotechnology, manufactured at scale and low cost while posing minimal health risks, may point to a future with fewer fires that are less lethal and less damaging.(Courtesy of U.S. Air National Guard by Airman 1st Class Amber Powell)

USFA: Using Nanotechnology to Minimize Fire Damage

April 10, 2019 - Breaking News - U.S. Fire Administration The U.S. Fire Administration reported over 1.3 million structure fires in 2017 causing an estimated 3,400 deaths, 14,670 injuries and $23 billion...
Christopher Slutman was one of three U.S. Marines killed near the Bagram Air Base, in an attack the Taliban has claimed responsibility for. The father of three spent 15 years working for the FDNY and was given a memorial medal in 2014 for crawling through flames to rescue an unconscious woman inside an apartment fire in the South Bronx. (Image courtesy of YouTube.)

3 US Marines Killed in Roadside IED Bomb Attack in Afghanistan

April 9, 2019 – In Breaking News – ABC News Three U.S. Marines were killed by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan on Monday, according to the U.S. military. Three other Americans service members and an Afghan contractor...
The CAIRA from Haines Security Solutions is designed to identify and quantify vulnerabilities and risks associated with applicable Critical Infrastructure (CI) systems being subjected to various natural and manmade threats. This information empowers decision makers in making informed decisions, setting priorities, and developing future plans, projects, and programs needed to remediate, mitigate, or accepting the risk, and identifies cost-effective solutions to mitigate risk and assists in the development of projects to correct noted deficiencies.

HEY BOSS, IT’S TIME FOR YOUR ‘SECURITY’ COLONSCOPY

Quantifying Asset Values, Threats, Vulnerabilities and Risks Guest Editorial by Doug Haines Every year or so, I get a medical check-up and every year the doc says, “Why don’t we schedule that colonoscopy...

Military Snipers Face Off in USSCO Shooting Competition (Multi-Video)

March 26, 2019 – In Breaking News – Army Times Snipers from around the world tested their skills last week in intense events meant to look, feel and sound like combat. The U.S....
Two pilots were killed as a result of a US Marine Corps AH-1Z Viper Attack Helicopter crash in Yuma, Arizona, at approximately 8:45 pm, Sunday, while conducting a routine training mission as part of the Weapons and Tactics Instructor course 2-19. (Courtesy of Bell Helicopter)

Two Pilots Killed in Marine Corps Helicopter Crash Air Station Yuma

March 31, 2019 – In Breaking News – Marine Corps Times Two Marine pilots have died in a helicopter crash during a training mission in southwestern Arizona, U.S. Marine Corps officials said...
“In addition to its ability to protect and maneuver with the JLTV in combat operations, the L-ATV Ambulance has the flexibility and payload capacity medics require to transport life-saving equipment, allowing them to safely and efficiently perform their operations on the move,” explains George Mansfield, Vice President and General Manager, Joint Programs. (Courtesy of Oshkosh Defense)

Oshkosh to Premier L-ATV Ambulance at AUSA Global Force Symposium

Oshkosh Defense, is poised to unveil the company's L-ATV Ambulance at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) 2019 AUSA ILW Global Force Symposium & Exposition in Huntsville, AL, from...
The program, called Resilient Synchronized Planning and Assessment for the Contested Environment (RSPACE), seeks to develop human-centered software decision aids that can assist air operators to better control daily operations in a complex battlespace. (Courtesy of US Air Force by Tech Sgt. Gregory Brook)

DARPA Taps BAE for Autonomous Air Mission Planning Software

The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), who was recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has awarded BAE Systems a Phase 3 contract worth $3.1 million to...
Automatic Systems America, is a Platinum Award Winner in their Third Consecutive ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Competition, and a Proud Sponsor of the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon.

How to Design Effective Pedestrian Entrance Control Systems

Automatic Systems has put together this comprehensive guide, suitable for beginners and experts alike, which addresses the critical issues for selection and design of pedestrian entrance control systems. By Mike McGovern, Regional Sales...

ThayerMahan & WingmanAI Team Up on Maritime AI Initiatives

ThayerMahan, a world leader in autonomous maritime security solutions has teamed with WingmanAI, a leading developer of artificial intelligence solutions in the gaming and simulation industry, to pursue defense and maritime...
Smiths Detection delivers cost-effective and efficient solutions for security professionals and first responders across the globe facing evolving threats in environments ranging transportation networks to government buildings, from schools to public spaces, by constantly investing in new technologies and solutions.

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Every minute of every day, detection and screening technology manufactured by Smiths Detection helps to protect people and infrastructure, making the world a safer place. Smiths Detection is a global authority on...