Lt. Lisa Malone, a warfare tactics instructor (WTI) assigned to Naval Surface and Mine Warfighting Development Canter, provides tactical training to officers aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) during a group sail training unit exercise with the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier strike Group. Group sail is a pre-deployment underway which allows the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group to conduct exercises together in a maritime environment. (Image courtesy of the U.S. Navy by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Bill M. Sanders)

WTI Provides Tactical Training to CG 52 Carrier Strike Group (Multi-Video)

The crew of the USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) puts their training and skills to the test each day as the integrated air and missile defense asset for the Theodore Roosevelt...
SEAFAC (Image courtesy of NSWCCD)

Leidos to Support Naval SEAFAC Signature Silencing Programs (Video)

Leidos, has been awarded a prime contract by the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division (NSWCCD) to support the Southeast Alaska Measurement Facility (SEAFAC) signature silencing program. NSWCCD provides support for technical...

Military.com’s Top 10 Military Stories of 2017 (Learn More, Multi-Video)

The U.S. military saw a number of newsworthy events over 2017, from the swearing in of a new president and commander-in-chief, to deadly ship collisions in the Pacific which triggered a...
An artist rendering of the littoral combat ship USS Little Rock (LCS 9). (Courtesy of the U.S. Navy photo illustration by Jay M. Chu)

Navy Commissions Littoral Combat Ship Little Rock (Take a Virtual Tour)

The Navy commissioned its newest Freedom-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Little Rock (LCS 9), during an 11 a.m. EST ceremony Saturday, Dec. 16, at the Canalside waterfront in...
Michael Madsen, AST Pubisher, presenting Steve Reinharz, President and CEO, Robotic Assistance Devices with the 2017 'ASTORS' Excellence in Homeland Security Award at ISC East.

RAD Enters into Strategic Agreement with Allied Universal (Multi-Video)

On the Move Systems is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary Robotic Assistance Devices (RAD), the 2017 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Robotic Perimeter Protection Solution, has executed a...
“Every cutter, boat or aircraft these days has not only embedded navigation and command and control and communications systems, but even for example, on a Coast Guard cutter, the whole machinery and equipment that operates the main propulsion depends on networked technology that we must harden and protect from cyberspace threats,” Lunday told the Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

USCG Cyber Command ‘As Important as Cutters & Aircraft’ (Multi-Video)

By David Thornton, Federal News Radio The U.S. Coast Guard has a split-identity – it’s a military service, but it falls under the purview of the Homeland Security Department, not the Defense...

The Navy JAG Corps Turns 50 (Learn More, Multi-Video)

The Navy Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps celebrates 50 years of service and excellence Dec. 8. "From the time the Navy created the 'law specialist' program, to the JAG Corps we know...
In 2000, the U.S. Coast Guard and the Chicago maritime community revived this holiday tradition, bringing in trees from Northern Michigan. Along the way, they stop and float a wreath at the spot where the Rouse Simmons sank. (Image courtesy of the Two Rivers, WI, City Hall and Facebook)

Coast Guard Recreates Christmas Tree Ship after Tragic Sinking in 1912

By Tanda Gmiter, MLive When the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Mackinaw docked at Chicago's Navy Pier this weekend carrying a load of 1,200 Christmas trees from Northern Michigan, it did more than...
Canada’s Combat Ship Team’s approach to the CSC project exclusively parallels the Canadian Government’s Defence Policy, which is the foundation for the offering: Strong, Secure and Engaged.

Canada’s Combat Ship Team Delivers CSC Proposal (Learn More, Videos)

Two days prior to the official procurement closure date, Lockheed Martin Canada has delivered the proposal for the Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) program signifying that the acquisition has moved to the...
The HDK is a comprehensive solution enabling field teams to execute the entire process of detection, identification and verification of explosives, narcotics and Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT). This kit combines multiple detection and identification methods effective in handling all types and forms of material that the teams may encounter in the field. The kit’s integrated sensors have been specially selected to provide the highest level of performance at the most affordable cost.

New HDK Brings Explosive & Drugs Detection to a New Level

As terrorist and criminals become adept to explosive and drug detection technologies, authorities must also adapt and improve. Criminal and terrorist organizations increasingly exploit commercial precursors to create explosives. Concealment of explosives and...