Matthew Dingley, 28, allegedly beat a flight attendant, tried to enter the cockpit and injured several police in a violent outburst on Thursday.

Passenger Tried to Storm Cockpit, Arrested after Attacking Police

January 12, 2020 – In Breaking News – HUFFPOST New Jersey police arrested a man Thursday who allegedly attacked a flight attendant while attempting to storm the cockpit at the end of...
The FAA published a detailed and long-awaited proposal to create a Remote ID system to track and manage every flight by millions of drones, and stakeholders responded swiftly, logging over 1,000 concerns re privacy and cost within three days of its publication.

FAA Issues Proposed Rule on Remote ID for Drones, Comment Period Open

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced a proposed rule that would continue the safe integration of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), (also commonly called drones), into...
Iris ID’s Android-based, hand-held iCAM M300 is designed for field use in law enforcement, access control, national ID programs, border control and time and attendance situations.

Iris ID’s iCAM M300 Integrates with Leading Mobile Fingerprint Platform

Iris ID, a leading provider of iris recognition technology, and Platinum Award Winner in the 2016, 2018, and 2019 Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Programs, has integrated its handheld iCAM...
The U.S. military and U.S. President Donald Trump has said no Americans were killed or wounded in a barrage of ballistic missile strikes targeting U.S. troops in Iraq.

Iran Targets US Troops with Ballistic Missiles (Learn More, Multi-Video)

January 8, 2020 – In Breaking News – BCC News More than a dozen missiles launched from Iran struck two air bases in Irbil and Al Asad, west of Baghdad. It is unclear...
Officials say the eight feet deep tunnel runs from a residence in Nogales, Sonora from Nogales, Sonora, Mexico to Rio Rico, Arizona, and stretches 82 feet long. (Courtesy of ICE)

ICE HSI Expose 3rd U.S.-Mexico Drug Tunnel in Dec, and Illicit Drug Seizure

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents and taskforce officers assigned to the Border Enforcement Security Task Force (BEST), executed a federal search warrant on Tuesday,...
The FAA has released plans for general aviation (GA) flight restrictions, including a reservation program and temporary flight restriction (TFR), in South Florida in the days surrounding the Super Bowl.

Super Bowl LIV FAA Flight REQs for GA Pilots and Order No Drone Zone

General Aviation pilots who want to fly around Miami or Fort Lauderdale between January 27th and February 4th, 2020, will need to check out the FAA’s Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) for air...
A new competitor to the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program the C-AUDS Containerized Counter-UAS System is designed to detect, track, identify, and defeat hostile unmanned aerial vehicles from Liteye Systems, is designed to disrupt and neutralize Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) engaged in hostile airborne surveillance and potentially malicious activity.

‘ASTORS’ Winning Liteye Counter UAS Opens New 55K Sq. Ft. Facility

Countering the threat caused by rogue drones is now a global issue and an increasing concern for the military, government and homeland security forces across every continent. To address these threats, Liteye Systems, a...

Port Authority of NY, NJ Approves Budget for Physical & Cyber Upgrades

The Port Authority Board of Commissioners has approved a 2020 budget of $3.4 billion for operating expenses and $3.6 billion for capital spending. The Port Authority operates Newark Liberty International Airport, LaGuardia Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport,...
The Personalized Protective Biosystem (PPB) ensemble DARPA is developing aims to be lightweight, unlike current suits which are bulky and cumbersome (as pictured above), and designed with smart materials inspired by shark’s skin to provide 100% protection for soldiers against biological attacks or deadly agents should they come in contact with the skin, airway or eyes of warfighters. (Courtesy of DARPA)

DARPA Wants PPB Suits to Protect Warfighters Against ChemBio Attacks

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the Pentagon’s research arm which was recognized with an Award for Excellence in Homeland Security the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Program, has laid out a 60-day...
The FLIR MUVE C360 is a time-saving, game-changer for emergency responders, industrial safety officers, and environmental monitoring experts.

FLIR MUVE™ Best CBRNE Detection Solution in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

FLIR Systems, a Winner of the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Four Consecutive Years, is pleased to announce the FLIR MUVE™ C360 has been selected as the Platinum Award...