Surveillance drones are here and ready to be deployed as an additional sensor in your video management system. (Courtesy of PureTech Systems)

Why Your Video Management System Needs a Drone, PureTech Systems

By PureTech, the Platinum Award Winner in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Mobile Surveillance ISR What was once just science fiction, along with artificial intelligence and driverless cars, surveillance...
Raytheon's mobile high energy laser looks out into a wide-open sky. The company's advanced high power microwave and high energy laser engaged and defeated dozens of unmanned aerial system targets in a recent U.S. Air Force demonstration.

Raytheon HPM & HEL Technologies to Protect Ground Troops from UAS

Raytheon's advanced high power microwave (HPM) and mobile high energy laser (HEL) systems successfully engaged and defeated multiple unmanned aerial system targets during a U.S. Air Force demonstration. Mature HPM and HEL...
Since 2002, Global Elite Group has been working diligently in the airport setting to ensure the smooth deployment of new regulations while delivering a superior security product to airlines and airways. Aviation partners rely on Global Elite Group to meet the demand of addressing aviation security in a changing world by anticipating emerging threats, researching trends and ensuring regulatory compliance.

Global Elite Group Competes in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ for Airport/Aviation Security

Global Elite Group, a premier provider of Aviation Security (AVSEC) services, and Platinum Award Winner recognized in Two Consecutive Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Programs Programs, is delighted to announce the...
Casia providing the “eyes and brain” for drones, to enable missions Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS). (Courtesy of Iris Automation)

Casia Turnkey Collision-Avoidance for Commercial Drone Industry (Videos)

Iris Automation has officially launched Casia, the first commercially available computer vision detect-and-avoid solution to enable Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) operations for autonomous vehicles. Casia detects other aircraft, and utilizing...
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UT Passes Resolution in Support of ‘Know Before You Fly’ (Multi-Video)

Know Before You Fly, an initiative to promote the safe and responsible use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), is praising the passage by the Utah Legislature of SJR 20, recognizing the...
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...
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.

Think You Know Smiths Detection? Find Out More Here (Multi-Video)

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...
A U.S. Coast Guard crew, a vital component of SARSAT, conducts ocean search and rescue training. (Courtesy of the USCG)

NOAA Satellites Helped Rescue 340 People in 2018 (Learn More, Videos)

The pilot of the rowboat Alba had a noble goal – to raise awareness and funds for the Scottish Association for Mental Health. And he was going to row 3,400 nautical miles,...
The redesignated Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility, assures the safety and success of software on NASA’s highest-profile missions. (Courtesy of NASA)

NASA Renames IV&V to Honor ‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson, West Virginia native and the woman who was featured in the movie "hidden figure," is being honored by having NASA redesignate its Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility in Fairmont, WV, in her...
Drone Aviation’s WASP ERS tactical aerostat completes training with an U.S. Army unit stationed in the Pacific

Army Unit Completes WASP ERS Tactical Aerostat Training (See Video)

Drone Aviation, a manufacturer of tethered drones recognized in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring Solution, has concluded U.S. Army operator training on the newly delivered Winch Aerostat Small...