Liteye C-AUDS Counter-UAS a New Competitor in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Liteye Systems, a world leader and technology solutions provider of military and commercial Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (CUAS), is proud to announce the company's C-AUDS, (Containerized Anti-Unmanned Defense Systems) has been...
The WASP Lite is a compact aerostat offering a smaller footprint than the larger WASP system. Highly mobile, it can be deployed virtually anywhere – from a rooftop, pickup truck, boat or utility vehicle.

Drone Aviation Delivers $1.1M in WASP Lite to US Army (Multi-Video)

Drone Aviation, a developer of specialized, tethered aerial monitoring and communications platforms serving national defense and homeland security customers, recognized in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring Solution,...
Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison visited USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) underway in the Coral Sea July 12, during Talisman Sabre. (Courtesy of thee U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Nathan Burke)

Ships Converge for Talisman Sabre ’19 Bilateral, Biennial War Games

Seventeen ships from the United States, Australia, Canada and Japan sailed together in formation for a massive photo exercise July 10, to signify the beginning of naval maneuvers as part of...
The LCS class consists of two variants, the Freedom variant and the Independence variant, designed and built by two industry teams. The Freedom variant team is led by Lockheed Martin in Marinette, Wisconsin (for the odd-numbered hulls). The Independence variant team is led by Austal USA in Mobile, Alabama, (for LCS 6 and subsequent even-numbered hulls). Pictured here, An independence-class littoral combat ship similar to the USS Oakland. (Courtesy of Austral USA)

Navy Christens Future USS Oakland, 12th Littoral Combat Ship

Austal USA proudly hosted the christening of the future USS Oakland (LCS 24) on Saturday, the first of three U.S. Navy ships to be christened at Austal’s state-of-the-art ship manufacturing facility...
USS Daniel Inouye (DDG-118) will be an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer of the United States Navy. The ship will be named to honor former United States Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii. Inouye was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in Tuscany, Italy, during World War II. (Courtesy of the U.S. Navy)

Navy Christens Guided-Missile Destroyer USS Daniel Inouye

The Navy christened its newest Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, the future USS Daniel Inouye (DDG 118), during a 10 a.m. EDT ceremony Saturday, June 22, in Bath, Maine. The future USS...
The U.S. is sending the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a bomber task force to the Middle East, National Security Adviser John Bolton has announced. Pictured here, thee USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). (Courtesy of the U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jerine Lee)

‘Credible’ Iran Threat Against US Forces Triggers Carrier Deployment

May 6, 2019 – In Breaking News – CNN "Specific and credible" intelligence that suggested Iranian forces and proxies were targeting US forces in Syria, Iraq and at sea led the Pentagon...

2019 DHS/FEMA Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) Announced

Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) Opportunity PSGP provides $100 million to help protect critical port infrastructure from terrorism, enhance maritime domain awareness, improve port-wide maritime security risk management, and maintain or reestablish...
This new tool provides analyses of “ocean neighborhoods” and is expected to revolutionize the way data are analyzed & delivered to ocean businesses, scientists, governments & students. (Courtesy of NOAA and Twitter)

New NOAA OceanReports Tool Brings Ocean Data to Your Fingertips

A new web-based interactive tool for ocean mapping and planning created by NOAA and the Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), is giving everyone from ocean industries...
"Innovative solutions that improve our guests’ total experience – including the final step of clearing Customs in a fast, secure, frictionless process – is Royal Caribbean’s way of the future," added Captain Thomas Hinderhofer, Royal Caribbean’s Director of Cape Liberty Cruise Port and Miami Cruise Terminal A. (Courtesy of Royal Caribbean)

Royal Caribbean Cruises Adds MFace Biometrics for Quick Debarkation

IDEMIA, in cooperation with Royal Caribbean, and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Entry/Exit Program, which was recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Excellence in Homeland Security,...
Early on 17 June 2017, the United States Navy destroyer USS Fitzgerald collided with a Philippine-flagged container ship, about 80 nautical miles southwest of Tokyo, Japan, killing seven sailors, Fire Controlman 2nd Class Carlosvictor Ganzon Sibayan, Gunner's Mate Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby, Fire Controlman 1st Class Gary Leo Rehm Jr., Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T Truong Huynh, Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Noe Hernandez, Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass, Personnel Specialist 1st Class Xavier Alec Martin. (Courtesy of the US Navy)

Navy Drops Criminal Charges in USS Fitzgerald Collision that Killed 7

April 11, 2019 – In Breaking News – NPR The U.S. Navy is set to drop all criminal charges against two officers following the fatal collision that killed seven sailors aboard the...