TSA Administrator Pekoske (Image courtesy of the TSA)

Pekoske: TSA Advances Security & Innovation In 2017 (Multi-Video)

By the TSA At TSA, 2017 was marked not only by record traveling numbers – 771.5 million (771,556,886) passengers traveled securely through 440 federalized airports – but also by significant security enhancements...

Terror Concerns Prompt New TSA Cargo Restrictions (Multi-Video)

By Rene Marsh and Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN The Transportation Security Administration, citing terror concerns, is implementing a stricter screening program for air cargo arriving to the United States from five countries in...
The research and development demonstration proved that current and future versions of Aegis can simultaneously command tasking of the Lockheed Martin SSR and receive target tracks from the radar. (Image courtesy of YouTube)

Lockheed Martin Demos Next-Gen Aegis Ashore Solution (Multi-Video)

Lockheed Martin, in a landmark demonstration connected key components of its Aegis Ashore and Long Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR) technologies, validating the ability to greatly increase operational performance, efficiency and reliability of Aegis...

IARPA Awards Block MEMS $10.7M to Detect Explosives & Other Threats

Block MEMS, LLC (Block) has been awarded Phase II of the Intelligence Advanced Research Programs Activity (IARPA) Program for the standoff detection of explosives and toxic chemical threats. Block was chosen for...
All of the firearms pictured & more were discovered over the last week. See complete lists below.

TSA Finds 73 Firearms in Carry-on Bags Last Week (Learn More, Videos)

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers discovered 73 firearms, an inert ordnance & more from Dec 18th thru the 24th in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 73 firearms discovered, 62 were loaded and 26 had a round chambered. Travelers bringing...

See Roshel’s Observation & Video Surveil Armored Vehicle in Action

Roshel Defence Solutions has unveiled its new Observation and Video Surveillance Armored Vehicle based on Toyota Land Cruiser V8 (J200). The new armored vehicle has been specifically designed to provide border patrol...
Dr. Dan Cavicchio, Block's Executive Chairman and Co-Owner

Block Chosen for $8B JPEO-CBD Contract for CBRN (Learn More)

Block MEMS, has been selected to participate in an $8,276,161,000 contract for Joint Enterprise Research, Development, Acquisition, Production and Procurement (JE-RDAP) program to support research, development and sale of chemical, biological,...
As a recipient of the $8.2 billion, multi-vendor contract, 908 Devices has been named a qualified contractor by the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JPEO-CBD), whose mission it is to protect the Joint Force from weapons of mass destruction by generating affordable capabilities. (Image courtesy of JPEO-CBD)

DoD CBRN Selects 908 Devices to Support National Defense Systems

908 Devices has been awarded a 10-year fielded contract through the United States Department of Defense's (DOD) Joint Enterprise-Research, Development, Acquisition, and Production/Procurement (JE-RDAP) omnibus Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle. 908 Devices is...
All of the Firearms Pictured Here, Plus Two Sword Canes & More Were Discovered Over the Last Week. See complete lists below.

TSA Finds 86 Firearms in Carryon Bags Last Week (Learn More, Videos)

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents discovered 86 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 86 firearms discovered, 73 were loaded and 24 had a round chambered. Travelers bringing firearms to the checkpoint can be arrested...
Tammy Waitt, AST Editorial Director, Inspector Akrum Ghadban, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Dog Service Training Centre, and Dr. Kathleen Kiernan, Founder & CEO, Kieran Group Holdings and SameShield

RCMP Wins ‘ASTORS’ Award for Fentanyl Dog Training (Multi-Video)

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police's Police Dog Service Training Centre (PDSTC) was honored at the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards ceremony in New York for its innovation in the fight against illicit...