CBP's Air and Marine Operations asks you to report maritime smuggling and suspicious activities

CBP AMO & USCG Interdict 13 Near Dania Pier (Learn More, Video)

Marine crews from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations and the U.S. Coast Guard interdicted 13 Cuban migrants off the coast near Dania Beach this morning. Marine interdiction agents...
St. Louis Lambert International Airport

DOT Announces $282.6M in AIP Grants to 67 Airports in 29 States

U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao has announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $282.6 million in airport infrastructure grants to 67 airports in 29 states across the United States...
Harris Corporation’s advanced electronic warfare transmitter will help protect the USAF Special Operations AC/MC-130J aircraft from electronic threats.

BAE Selects Harris Advanced Aircraft EW Transmitter (Learn More, Video)

BAE Systems has selected Harris Corporation’s advanced electronic warfare transmitter technology to help protect the U.S. Air Force Special Operations AC/MC-130J aircraft from electronic threats. The contract was awarded during the fourth...
The MESMER Counter Drone System is a unique, patented drone mitigation solution that can stop, redirect, land or take total control of a drone to provide a safe & effective method of protecting personnel & infrastructure from dangerous drones.

D13’s MESMER in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards (Multi-Video)

Department 13 (D13) is delighted to announce that it's MESMER® Counter Drone System has been nominated to compete in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. The MESMER Counter Drone System is a unique,...
US Air Force seeking replacement for Minuteman III ICBM Boeing, Air Force partnership on ICBM force began in 1958 (Image courtesy of Boeing)

Boeing Seeks to Design America’s Next Ballistic Missile (Learn More)

Boeing will develop a preliminary design for America’s next intercontinental ballistic missile through a $349 million U.S. Air Force contract which was announced today. Boeing and Northrop Grumman each received risk-reduction contracts for the...
All of the firearms pictured were discovered over the last week. See complete lists below. (Courtesy of TSA)

TSA Discovers 77 Firearms, 65 Loaded Last Week (Multi-Video)

TSA officers have kept a lot of dangerous and often times wacky items off of commercial aircraft to protect the safety of passengers and crew. Just over this last week, TSA agents...
FAA

ANSI Kick-off Meeting for UAS Standardization Collaborative

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is launching its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative (UASSC) with a kick-off meeting scheduled for September 28 in Washington, DC. The UASSC's mission will be to coordinate and accelerate the development of the standards...
MQ-9B SkyGuardian

MQ-9B SkyGuardian Completes FAA Approved Flight (See in Action)

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) successfully flew a MQ-9B SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) from Laguna Airfield at Yuma Proving Grounds, AZ, through National Airspace, to its Gray Butte Flight...
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See USCG Rescue 8 from Grounded Vessel near Capers Island (Video)

The Coast Guard rescued eight boaters Saturday from a grounded 21-foot recreational boat near Capers Island, South Carolina. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders were notified at 2:40 a.m. via 911 dispatch that a center-console boat had run aground...
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...