GA-ASI’s Type-Certifiable Predator B Takes Flight (See in Action)

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced that its Type-Certifiable Predator® B (TCPB) variant...

‘Dirty Bomb’ Detect Sys Completes DC Emerg Vehicle Test Deploy (Video)

SIGMA program wraps up successful testing of radiation detectors mounted inside D.C. ambulances DARPA’s SIGMA program, whose goal is to prevent attacks involving radiological “dirty bombs” and other nuclear threats, concluded its...

3M to Sell Its Tolling & ALPR Business to Neology, Inc.

3M has entered into agreements to sell its tolling and automated license/number plate recognition business, part of 3M’s Traffic Safety and Security Division, to Neology, Inc., a leading provider of integrated...

TSA Launches 3D Scanning Technology Demo at Two Airports

The Transportation Security Administration is demonstrating computed tomography scanners at an airport security checkpoint. Computed tomography (CT) checkpoint scanning equipment aims to enhance threat detection capability by providing a three-dimensional image...

JGO Clears ISIS Booby Traps & IED’s from Mosul (Learn More, Video)

Janus Global Operations (JGO) has been tasked to clear areas of Mosul, Iraq of ISIS- placed booby traps, improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and explosive remnants of war in a situation a U.S. government...
The goal of the two-day technical industry meeting is to help define the current state of the art for ETDs, share current research results, and encourage discussion of the trace community for future technology areas to explore to improve the detection of trace explosives. (Image courtesy of FLIR Systems)

DHS S&T Sponsors Advanced Trace Detection Systems Dev’t Industry Day

DHS S&T is sponsoring a two-day technical industry meeting in the area of trace explosive detection capabilities for use in the Homeland Security Enterprise. Explosives trace detection is frequently used as a...
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...
World’s First Smartphone Security Scanner that “Sees” Concealed Weapons and Explosives on a Person, Non-Invasively and in Real Time SWORD is the world’s first cutting edge, 3D distance scanning device that is mobile based and able to scan objects and people for weapons, explosives, facial recognition and provide real-time actionable counter measure alerts.

SWORD Mobile Scanner in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (See in Action)

Royal Holdings Technologies Corp. (Royal Holdings), is pleased to announce the 'SWORD' has been nominated to compete in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program. The urgent challenge for security personnel to noninvasively scan people in real...
Learn More about how DHS S&T is working to develop advanced new screening technologies and tools that can find explosives in baggage & more, to improve threat detection capabilities of current X-ray technologies for checked & carry on baggage systems.

DHS S&T to Improve X-Ray Detection with $3.5M in Awards (Multi-Video)

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), a  Platinum Award Winner in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has awarded a total of nearly $3.5 million in funding...
Evolv Express™, powered by the Evolv Cortex AI Software Platform, delivers the frictionless high-speed smart firearm and bomb detection system that screens over 3600 people per hour (60 people per minute) and gets smarter over time.

Evolv Technology Returns to Compete in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Evolv Technology, a leader in free-flow smart threat detection, and a recognized Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce that Evolv Express™, has been nominated...