With the very real possibility of explosive attacks in public spaces like public squares or stadiums, the U.S. needs to be prepared by having security measures in place to stop them and effective medical response for attacks that do occur.

DHS S&T Tool Prepares State & Local Leaders for Explosive Attacks (Video)

Explosive weapons have become a popular choice among terrorists for causing disruption, casualties and destruction.   Although chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) weapons may cause more extensive damage, explosives are still be...

SpotterRF Awards Pile Up for Drone Detecting A2000 Radar (Video)

SpotterRF, the leader in low-cost compact surveillance radar (CSR), and 2016 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program Platinum Award Winner, caps off the year with worldwide praise for its new industry leading...

Knifefish Successfully Completes Navy Mine-Hunting Evaluation

The General Dynamics Mission Systems Knifefish team has successfully completed a comprehensive evaluation of Knifefish, an autonomous surface mine countermeasure (SMCM) unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV). In coordination with the U.S. Navy, the...

New Raytheon Radar Offers Reliability, 360° Capability (See in Action)

Raytheon's newest integrated air and missile defense radar has been busy since its debut at the 2016 Winter AUSA tradeshow. The gallium nitride-powered Active Electronically Scanned Array proposed upgrade to the Patriot™ Air...
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LRAD Receives Over $1M in New International AHD Orders

LRAD Corporation, the world’s leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (AHD) and advanced mass notification systems (MNS), and a competitor in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, today announced the receipt...

Leidos Unveils Unmanned Maritime Technologies at ANTX 2017 (Video)

Leidos, a FORTUNE 500® science and technology company, demonstrated its innovative unmanned maritime capabilities at the U.S. Navy's Advanced Naval Technology Exercise (ANTX 2017). These tests showcase the significant role military autonomy could play in...

L3 ClearScan First to Pass New EU C3 Carryon Baggage Certification

L3 Technologies' ClearScan automated explosives detection system (EDS) for carry-on baggage is the first to pass the new European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC-EU) C3 Standard under ECAC’s testing program. This standard enables passengers...
MX908 is rugged and meets the requirements for use in harsh environments, and with the new Drug Hunter Mode - unlocks additional resolving power from the device’s existing hardware to dramatically upgrade selectivity providing first responders with optimal detection and identification capabilities for a subset of the devices target list, including a broad range of fentanyls, opioids, and amphetamines.

908 Devices Protects Joint Forces Under DoD CBRN Program Award

908 Devices was recently 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...
Over 100 lbs of Fentanyl found in hidden in barrels of iron oxide.

Philadelphia CBP Seizes Nearly $1.7M in Fentanyl Shipped from China

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized 110 pounds of the deadly opioid fentanyl with an estimated $1.7 million street value Monday in Philadelphia. CBP officers from the Area Port of...
FLIR Black Hornet's equip the non-specialist dismounted soldier with immediate covert situational awareness (SA).

FLIR Wins Black Hornet PRS Award for Soldier Borne Sensor Program

FLIR Systems, recognized in three consecutive Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Programs, has been awarded a $39.6 Million order to deliver FLIR Black Hornet Personal Reconnaissance Systems (PRS) in support of...