TSA Administrator David Pekoske

2021 ‘ASTORS’ Government Innovator Confirmed by Senate for Second Term

President Joe Biden nominated David Pekoske in May  for a second term as the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) Seventh Administrator, and the U.S. Senate voted to confirm him on Thursday of...
New SHIELD-Cyber is a Multi-Domain Defense System, offering an enhanced multilayered solution to address today’s complex drone threats from both RF control and RF silent waypoint navigation. (Courtesy of D-Fend Solutions)

D-Fend Solutions and Liteye Systems Integrate C-UAS in New SHIELD-Cyber

D-Fend Solutions, a leader in radio frequency (RF), cyber-based, counter-drone takeover technology, and a 2021 'ASTORS' Award for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring Solution,  has announced a system integration between EnforceAir and Liteye...

U.S. Army’s Future Vertical Lift Eyes Future Skies (Learn More, Multi-Video)

August 15, 2022 - In Breaking News - U.S. Army Futures Command Future conflict is likely to occur over wide areas and across multiple domains, according to recent Army assessments of the...
henderson

TX Man Charged with Drug Smuggling to Federal Prisons with DJI Drone

Bryant LeRay Henderson, 42, of Smithville, Texas, allegedly flew a drone loaded with drugs and other contraband into prison, and has been federally charged, according to Chad E. Meacham, U.S. Attorney...
D-Fend's EnforceAir C-UAS now integrated with Syzygy's SNAP (Sensor Network Access Point), which will strengthen support for the Team Awareness Kit / Tactical Assault Kit (TAK) across the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Department of Defense (DOD), Department of Justice (DOJ) and first responders in contending with rogue drone activity at sensitive and critical sites and events.

D-Fend and Syzygy to Optimize C-UAS Communications & Data Management

D-Fend Solutions, leader in radio frequency (RF), cyber-based, counter-drone takeover technology, who took home the Gold 2021 'ASTORS' Award for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring Solution, recently Nominated to Compete in the 2022...
TCOM, LP a Platinum 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Champion for Three Consecutive Years, Acquires Aerostar International, to strengthen TCOM’s global leadership position in Persistent Surveillance Platforms and Leading-Edge Radar and Sensor Systems.

‘ASTORS’ Champion TCOM, LP Solidifies Global Aerospace Position

TCOM Holdings, the parent company of TCOM, LP, the global leader in elevated ISR Awareness Solutions, and the 2019 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring, is pleased to...
The FLIR LVSS C-UAS utilizes 3D Radar, EO/IR Camera, and RF detection and mitigation sensors to provide early warning alerts, detection, and non-kinetic countermeasures for various UAS systems.

Teledyne FLIR LVSS ADA C-UAS to Compete in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Teledyne FLIR, a world leader in intelligent sensing, unmanned systems, and integrated solutions for defense and industrial markets, and a Recognized 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Six Consecutive Years, is pleased to...
In a typical year, DEAC Sabatino oversees the facilitation of legitimate travel for more than 410 million travelers in the air, land, and maritime environments.

CBP DEAC to Deliver Keynote Address at 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon

American Security Today is delighted to announce, that Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner (DEAC) Diane J. Sabatino of the Office of Field Operations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), will be the...
NEC NSS

NEC National Security Systems New 2022 ‘ASTORS’ PLATINUM SPONSOR

American Security Today’s Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards, the preeminent U.S. Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce our New Platinum Sponsor, NEC National Security Systems (NSS), a foreign-ownership-mitigated, wholly-owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation of...
AeroVironment Puma 3 AE

AeroVironment Puma 3 AE to Aid U.S. Marine Corps Endurance Forces

AeroVironment, a global leader in intelligent, multi-domain robotic systems, has received a $6,166,952 firm-fixed-price contract award for Puma™ 3 AE (All Environment) small unmanned aircraft systems (SUAS) and spares for the...