U.S. Department of Defense Contract Solidifies TCOM, LP's Position as the Global Leader in Aerostat

TCOM, LP Wins DoD $979M Tethered Aerostat Support Contract for Army

TCOM L.P., the Platinum Award Winner in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Long Range Persistent Surveillance Solution and Best Maritime/Seaport Security Solution, and a competitor in the...
If genuine, the seized rings would havehad an estimated manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP)of $560,000. (Courtesy of CBP)

LAX CBP Seizes $560K in Fake NBA Championship Rings (Multi-Video)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers assigned to Cargo Operations at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), in coordination with import specialists assigned to the Consumer Products and Mass Merchandising Center...
The Smiths Detection ScanVan 100100 PRO is a vehicle mounted X-ray inspection designed to enhance security operations by allowing organizations to deploy a temporary checkpoint in less than 5 minutes.

Smiths Detection a New Competitor in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (See in Action)

Smiths Detection, a global authority on the application, management and manufacture of world class detection and screening technology for the aviation, ports and borders, urban security and defense end use markets,...
The lead investigator, National Transportation and Safety Board member Jennifer Homendy, probing the Conception boat fire disaster expressed concerns about the ability of passengers to escape in an emergency after she and her team toured a similar vessel in Santa Barbara Harbor on Wednesday. Homendy she was “taken aback” by the size of the emergency hatch when she toured the Vision — an 80-foot sister vessel to the Conception. (Courtesy of the Santa Barbara County Fire Department)

CA Boat Fire: Early Investigation Suggest Serious Safety Lapses

September 5, 2019 – In Breaking News – Los Angeles Times A preliminary investigation into the Conception boat fire has suggested serious safety deficiencies aboard the vessel, including the lack of a...

Fake Goods, Real Dangers: IPR Center Reports $1.4B in Counterfeit Seizures

The National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center) is reviewing an annual report on the number of IPR seizures which has raised the total estimated manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP)...
Temporary permanent is the new normal in more and more situations today, and the Transportable High-Powered Speaker Station (THPSS) is the answer to that the demand for outdoor situations that require the durability of a permanent solution, but also transportability for a temporary situation.

ATI Systems Returns as Premier Sponsor of 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Acoustic Technology, Inc. (ATI Systems), a world leader in reliable emergency warning and notification systems for the campus, community, industrial, and military markets, and Platinum Award Winner for Three Consecutive Years...
A new competitor to the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program the C-AUDS Containerized Counter-UAS System is designed to detect, track, identify, and defeat hostile unmanned aerial vehicles from Liteye Systems, is designed to disrupt and neutralize Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) engaged in hostile airborne surveillance and potentially malicious activity.

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...