SDI & Duke Partner on Deep Learning Research for Airport Screening

Smiths Detection Inc. (SDI), is partnering with the Duke University Edmund T. Pratt Jr. School of Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, in a “deep learning” digital solution project to...

OSI Receives $7M Award for Rapiscan Aviation Screening (See in Action)

OSI Systems has been awarded a multi-year contract valued at approximately $7 million to provide Rapiscan 620XR baggage and parcel inspection systems, including follow on maintenance and support services, to a prominent international...

DHS Releases FY16 Entry/Exit Overstay Report (Learn More, Video)

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Entry/Exit Overstay Report today. The report provides data on departures and overstays, by country, for foreign visitors to the United...

Guardian Escape System in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards (Video)

In these times it is irresponsible to believe that in times of danger emergency services will be obtainable, timely and equipped to provide rescue from multi-story buildings. Ninety-nine percent of the world’s...

Long-Range Robust Comm Link for Commercial Drones (See Video)

Since the launch of the SkyHopper PRO bi-directional data link for commercial and industrial drones, Mobilicom has gained significant market traction in the commercial drone industry, with thousands of hours of...

A Slithering Seizure by CBP at JFK International Mail Facility

While not exactly ‘Snakes on a Plane’, U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the John F. Kennedy International Mail Facility (IMF) seized five live juvenile King Cobras during...

S&T Evaluates TSA Touch-Free Fingerprint Scanners (Learn More)

Balancing speed and security at the airport is essential to ensuring safe, reliable travel. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is working with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to...

‘High’ Flying Pilot Gets 3 yrs for Marijuana Transport (Learn More, Video)

A San Antonio man was sentenced Friday to more than three years in federal prison following his conviction for possession with intent to distribute between 50 to 100 kilograms of marijuana. This...
Image Depicts Quadcopter Wing Impact (Courtesy of ASSURE)

Drone to Aircraft Collision Structural Damage Study Results In (Video)

A research team from the Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE) has released a report that concludes that drones that collide with large manned aircraft can cause more structural...
Using the company’s Digital Light Engine technology, BAE Systems will modernize head-up displays on F-16 aircraft for the United Arab Emirates. (Image courtesy of BAE Systems)

BAE Systems to Modernize Head-up Displays for UAE F-16 Fleet (Video)

BAE Systems has been chosen by Lockheed Martin to modernize head-up displays (HUD) on F-16 aircraft for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces, to replace the fleet’s analog system with...