Petty Officer 1st Class Remington Peters (Image Credit: Facebook)

San Diego SEALs Honor Fallen Teammate

Outfitted in dress blue uniforms, over 1,000 members of Naval Special Warfare gathered to honor their fallen brethren on a somber June morning. Standing shoulder to shoulder on the infamous BUD/s grinder,...
Wagz Warrior is a game-changing smart collar that was built to connect police and military personnel to their K9 dogs for smarter search and rescue and safer missions. (Image courtesy of Wagz, Inc.)

Wagz Warrior Smart Collar for Military & Search & Rescue K9s (Video)

Wagz is launching the Wagz Warrior, the first smart collar for K9s, at the Handler Instruction and Training Seminar (HITS) in San Francisco, CA. Wagz has built a team of leading veterinary and...
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LRAD Wins Two Platinum AST Homeland Security Awards (Video)

LRAD Corporation, the world’s leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (AHDs) and advanced mass notification systems, has announced that the LRAD 360X and the LRAD 100X have been honored by American...

Kraken Robotik Announces SeaVision™ 3D Laser System

Kraken Robotik GmbH, is introducing its new SeaVision™ system at the upcoming Ocean Business conference to be held in Southampton, UK from 04 - 06 April 2017. SeaVision™ is the world's first RGB...
Tomahawk cruise missiles have flown more than 2,300 combat missions. Pictured here, a Tomahawk cruise missile hits a moving maritime target after being launched from the USS Kidd (DDG 100) near San Nicolas Island in California. (Image courtesy of the U.S. Navy)

US Navy, Raytheon Deliver 4,000th Tomahawk (See in Action, Video)

The U.S. Navy and Raytheon have delivered the 4,000th Tomahawk™ Block IV cruise missile to the fleet. The highly advanced missile can circle for hours, shift course instantly on command and strike with pinpoint...
Amid 7th Fleet Turmoil, Sailors Open Up About The Navy’s Silent Threat: Sleep Deprivation (Courtesy of Task & Purpose)

The Navy’s Silent Threat: Sleep Deprivation (Learn More, Videos)

By Adam Weinstein, Task & Purpose “I don’t think I can remember not being completely exhausted on watch, be it the middle of the day or the seven-to-forever,” says August Sorvillo, a...
Very first rescue using SARSAT/COSPAS, which took place 300 miles off the coast of New England on October 10, 1982. (Credit: USCG)

McMurdo Wins NOAA Award to Expand SAR Geographic Areas

McMurdo, the most trusted name in emergency readiness and response, and a 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Winner, has been awarded a $6.67 million USD contract by the National Oceanic and...
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LRAD Receives $7.4M Contract from the US Navy

LRAD Corporation, the world’s leading provider of acoustic hailing devices and advanced mass notification systems, announced today it received a multi-year $7.4 million contract award from the Naval Surface Warfare Center...
When it comes to search and rescue (SAR) missions, every minute can mean the difference between life and death. For the men and women coordinating rescue operations, situational awareness is vitally important to SAR helicopter crews. New capabilities are now becoming available to greatly improve distress alerts, communications and crew safety for mission success.

Improving Situational Awareness for Airborne SAR Missions – McMurdo

Guest Editorial By Steve Waters, McMurdo Inc. Airborne search and rescue missions are some of the most dangerous and demanding operations undertaken by military and civilian helicopter aircrews. Usually conducted at night...
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Crowley Maritime formalizes new Global Ship Management and Government Services groups

Jacksonville, FL, November 9 - To better streamline its offerings to the growing government services sector and to continue expanding its global ship management business, Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today the formalization...