U.S. Marines from 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, conduct the first amphibious landing in an Assault Breacher Vehicle with a Modified Full Width Mine Plow prototype during Exercise Steel Knight on the west coast. Marine Corps Systems Command tested the prototype which will make it easier to transport the ABV from ship to shore. Image courtesy of USMC Lance Cpl. Rhita Daniel

USMC Makes History with Assault Breacher Vehicle Prototype (Video)

By Kaitlin Kelly, MCSC Office of Public Affairs and Communication, Marine Corps Systems Command The Marine Corps’ Assault Breacher Vehicle made history last year when it conducted its first amphibious landing with...
Pure explosive molecules enable training and assessment of canine teams, multiple sensor-based detection technologies, and security operations protocols.

New TA-SPOT & HM-SPOT Non-Detonable Explosive Training Aids

Canine detection training requires multiple initial and ongoing maintenance interactions with the pure substances to ensure proper altering in operational environments. However, pure TATP and HMTD are too unstable for real environmental...
“Recent worldwide terrorist attacks have demonstrated that the ticketing/check-in areas and security checkpoints of airports are targets of interest for our adversaries,” said William N. Bryan, DHS Senior Official Performing the Duties of Under Secretary for Science and Technology.

DHS S&T & JMU Partner on Aviation Security with Hacking 4 Defense

Students from James Madison University (JMU) will be tackling air travel security issues for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), a Four-Time Winner of the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland...
Optim FreedomView Videoscope

DHS Orders FreedomView Videoscopes for CBP (See in Action)

Optim has been awarded a five-year, sole-source contract to supply its FreedomView Videoscope to the United States Customs and Border Patrol (CPB) division. The FreedomView provides law enforcement agents the ability to...
Saab’s Swordfish Maritime Patrol Aircraft is a strategic, multi-role ISR system that redefines air power in the maritime domain.

Saab Swordfish to Redefine Maritime Patrol Aircraft (See in Action, Videos)

Saab’s Swordfish maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) is bringing a new level of operational confidence to the global MPA market. The winning combination of Bombardier’s Global 6000 ultra-long-range aircraft, General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada’s...
Increasing geopolitical tensions in maritime zones worldwide and in the Asia-Pacific regions have created a strategic impetus to consider new surveillance platforms for identifying real and perceived threats as they become imminent. Now, more than ever, persistent situational awareness is critical.

TCOM to Showcase Cost-Efficient Maritime Persistent Surveil (Video)

TCOM, a global leader for innovative, cost-effective Airborne Persistent Surveillance Solutions, and a 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner, is participating in the 2018 Singapore Airshow where it will showcase superior persistent...
Relocatable-RVSS

GDIT Conducts Successful Border Security Tech Pilot in Texas (Video)

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has conducted a successful pilot of its Relocatable-Remote Video Surveillance System (Relocatable-RVSS or RVSS) solution for the US Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Customs and Border...
Elbit Systems of America: The Spirit of Innovation - Providing Innovative Solutions that Protect & Save Lives

Elbit Systems of America Features Integrated Border Security at BSE

Elbit Systems of America, is pleased to announce they will feature their advanced border security solutions at Border Security Expo. The event takes place January 31 - February 1, 2018 at the Henry B....
DeTect Inc. The HARRIER jammer differs from other counter-UAS platforms in that it is able to operate directional and omni-directional depending on the need. Directional negation allows the user to see where friendly and enemy forces are on a screen and choose which nodes to defeat to avoid doing collateral damage.

DeTect’s HARRIER Counter-UAS System Makes MFIX Debut (Video)

While other counter unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) measures are being developed at the Maneuver Fires Integrated Experiment (MFIX), DeTect Inc., the creators of the HARRIER are here to show what they...

DroneShield Participates in 2018 U5G Marine Corps Exercise (Multi-Video)

DroneShield is pleased to announce its participation in the 2018 Urban 5th Generation Marine Exploration and Experimentation Exercise (U5G 18), organized by the United States Marine Corps Deputy Commandant for Combat Development...