The future Lewis B. Puller—currently USNS Lewis B. Puller (T-ESB 3) pictured here, courtesy of the US Navy—is the second ship to bear the name of Lt. Gen. Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller, a distinguished combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War.

Navy to Commission USS Lewis B. Puller (ESB 3) (Multi-Video)

The Navy to commission the Expeditionary Sea Base USS Lewis B. Puller (ESB 3) during a 5 p.m. AST ceremony Thursday, today, August 17, at Khalifa bin Salman Port in Al...
Leidos used R/V Pathfinder, its autonomy test vessel, to autonomously navigate and collect data in an at-sea operational environment. (Image courtesy of Leidos)

Leidos Unveils Unmanned Maritime Technologies at ANTX 2017 (Video)

Leidos, a FORTUNE 500® science and technology company, demonstrated its innovative unmanned maritime capabilities at the U.S. Navy's Advanced Naval Technology Exercise (ANTX 2017). These tests showcase the significant role military autonomy could play in...
Detection of Opioids like Fentanyl Using FLIR G510 Portable GC-MS

GC-MS is More than Just Another Meter (See FLIR PRIMED New Video)

Well-prepared individuals know how to protect themselves and others when facing a hazmat accident or a CBRNE attack. Today’s firefighters, HAZMAT specialists, law enforcement officers, security teams, military personnel, and other emergency...
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions

AG Makes Sweeping Attack on Chicago’s Sanctuary City Policy

By Sari Horwitz and Mark Berman, The Washington Post Attorney General Jeff Sessions lambasted Chicago and its political leaders Wednesday, tying local policies on undocumented immigrants to soaring crime rates and threatening...
CBP

CBP Shares Important Tips for Boaters Ahead of Solar Eclipse

By now, most American's are aware that on August 21, a large swath of the United States, including Charleston, S.C., will experience a total solar eclipse – the first to touch the U.S....
Flight Tracking Enhancements to Help Improve Situational Awareness And Enable Critical Decision-Making For Airline Operators (Image courtesy of FlightAware)

The Weather Company Integrates FlightAware (Learn More, Video)

The Weather Company is enhancing its global flight operations solution WSI Fusion, with live flight tracking data from FlightAware. WSI Fusion provides early insight into changing flight, airport and airspace conditions, enabling aviation providers...
More than 99.6 percent of TSA Pre✓® passengers waited less than five minutes to go through security checkpoints.

TSA at Phila Int’l Airport Screens Nearly 1.1M in July (Learn More)

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened nearly 1.1 million passengers and crew at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) during the month of July, contributing to a record-setting month for the agency. TSA officers...
The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) transits Puget Sound. (Image courtesy of the U.S. Navy)

John C. Stennis Completes Sea Trials Early (Learn More, Multi-Video)

The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) has returned to its homeport after successful sea trials, Aug. 13, completing the last phase of its planned incremental availability (PIA) five days early. Sea...
Prototype of low-cost, elevated sensor mast improves ship’s communication range and ability to detect, track, and classify contacts of interest (Image courtesy of DARPA)

TALONS Tested on Commissioned US Navy Vessel for First Time (Video)

DARPA’s Towed Airborne Lift of Naval Systems (TALONS) research effort recently demonstrated its prototype of a low-cost, elevated sensor mast aboard a commissioned U.S. Navy vessel for the first time. The crew of USS...
Border Patrol Agent examines identifying documents. (Image courtesy of CBP)

Border Patrol Agents Arrest Sureños Gang Member Near Buffalo, NY

U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Buffalo Border Patrol Station arrested an illegal alien who is a member of the Sureños gang. On August 9, 2017, Buffalo Station Border Patrol agents...